Atlantic/Smith, Cropper & Deeley welcomed Michele Hoffman as its new commercial lines manager.

Hoffman has 30 years of experience in the insurance industry. She has been working in commercial lines insurance for more than 20 years and holds the certified insurance counselor designation.

Originally from the western shore, Hoffman moved to the area in 2008. Hoffman is a member of Oak Ridge Baptist Church where she serves as a lay counselor. She has a son named Jacob and resides in Berlin, Maryland.