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McFarlin Insurance Agency

McFarlin Insurance Agency Is Now
A World Company

“As a full-service independent agency, McFarlin has the in-house capability to address a wide range of insurance and risk management needs, including large commercial accounts, contract surety bonding, group life & health plans, and personal lines coverages,” says Dwight E. Crone, Partner, McFarlin Insurance.

Read more about this agency acquisition in our press release.

Providing Commercial and Personal Insurance Services:


McFarlin Insurance Agency, A World Company

Office Address

8325 Guilford Road, Suite A
Columbia, MD 21046

Office Contact


Office Hours

Monday - Friday,  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday - Sunday,  Closed

About This Location

McFarlin Insurance Agency merged with World Insurance Associates LLC on August 1, 2021.

J. Matthew Anderson, CIC, AU, AIS

After working as a territory manager for a regional insurance carrier, Matt began working at McFarlin in 2010 and became a partner in 2016. His responsibilities include business development, management, and marketing for the agency. He is active in the community, serving on the Howard County Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors, the Howard Technology Council, and volunteers with numerous non-profit organizations. A graduate of Towson University, Matt resides in Ellicott City with his wife and two daughters. In his free time he enjoys live music, Orioles games, and long distance running.

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Dwight Crone, CPCU

A native Washingtonian, Dwight Crone entered the insurance industry as a territory manager with the Aetna Casualty & Surety Company after graduating from George Mason University in 1985.  He joined McFarlin Insurance in 1988, becoming a partner in 1992.  He enjoys working with his property and casualty clients, managing the agency’s contract surety operations, and serving on a number of not-for-profit boards and committees.  He is also very active with his church and the Baltimore Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America.  For fun, Dwight spends time with his family fishing, camping, kayaking, and golfing.   

Dwight Crone

Exceptional Support


Our experience was great. Your company was quick with a quote, and very accommodating, and priced competitive to other companies. Very helpful and quick which we needed for closing on our new home. Thank you.

- Jonathan Murray


Excellent service and always helpful! I have used and continue to use World Insurance for all my insurance needs. They are customer-oriented and always there to service you whenever you have a question or just need direction. Pricing is very competitive. Highly recommended!

- Ronnie Marino

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