John D. DeMaria

John D. DeMaria

Professional Designations: CLU, ChFC, CLTC

Domicile State: NY
Office: 518-220-3050
Fax: 518-220-3053


Graduate of the University of Scranton with Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology.

Received Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation and Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) designation from the American College. Is an Investment Advisor Representative of MML Investors Services, LLC, and received Certified Long Term Care (LTC) designation.


Registered representative of MML Investors Services, LLC.


After college worked as a multiple line claims adjuster with the Travelers Insurance Company.  Started his career with the Albany Agency of the Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance Company now Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual).  Served as Agent’s Representative for the MassMutual’s Agent's Advisory Committee.


Founding Principal of DeMaria Financial, LLC.  Organization focusing on qualified plans, employee benefits, comprehensive financial and estate planning, insurance, investments and financial strategies.

Professional Affiliations

Served on many Million Dollar Round Table Committees including: Vice-Chairman Program General Arrangements, Chairman of the Marketing Committee, the Professional Development Committee and the first Chairman of the On-Track Committee.  Ethics Committee member in 2000 and Chairman in 2001. Was on MDRT’s management council as Divisional Vice President of the Membership Services Division.  Member and then Chair of the MDRT Finance Committee and Corporate Giving Committee.

Qualified for many Company and Industry Awards.

Past President and Past National Committeeman of the Fulton-Montgomery Life Underwriters.  Currently, a member of the Capital District Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors and past chairman of their MDRT Committee.

Current member and Past President of the Eastern New York Chapter of Chartered Life Underwriters and Chartered Financial Consultants (Society of Financial Service Professionals). 

Former member and Board member of the Southern Saratoga Rotary where he also served as Chairman of the Vocational Avenue of Service.

Current member and past Board Member and past President of the Estate Planning Council of Eastern New York.   Current member and past Board Member of Southern Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce as well as a member of the Economic and Government Affairs Committee (EGAC).  Served on the Shenendehowa Central School District’s committee to implement the Compact for Learning.  Current member and past Chairman of the Wildwood School’s Planned Giving Council and a past member of the Foundation Board, as well as a Trustee for their Pooled Supplemental Needs Trust. Past member of Association of Advanced Underwriting (AALU)


Lives and operates his office in Laham, New York.  Married to Christine who has helped grow the practice.

Hobbies include: golf, travel, tennis, reading and timeshare in Aruba.