Anthony Cordeiro opened Anthony F. Cordeiro Insurance Agency, LLC, in 1987 with the goal of serving the insurance needs of the people who live and work in the Greater Fall River community. Throughout the past 30 years, Anthony and his staff have helped thousands of individuals, families, small businesses, and corporations find smart, affordable insurance coverage to meet their unique circumstances and needs. Today, Anthony F. Cordeiro Insurance Agency, LLC, is one of the top insurance providers in the region. Anthony feels privileged that his professional successes have afforded him the opportunity to strengthen the fabric of Greater Fall River by giving his personal and financial support to a wide array of community benefit initiatives.
Anthony earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst in 1984 and received his MBA from Bryant College in 1992. He holds insurance licenses in Property, Casualty, Life, Accident, and Health. Anthony is a Certified Chartered Pension Professional (CPP) and is a licensed real estate broker in Massachusetts. In addition to owning a growing insurance agency, Anthony is a managing partner of fifteen limited liability corporations holding in excess of $75 million in real estate values.
Deeply vested in advancing the health and well-being of the Greater Fall River community, Anthony actively supports numerous area health, education, and civic projects. Anthony currently serves on the Board of Directors for St. Anne’s Hospital, Thomas Chew Memorial Boys & Girls Club, and Child & Family Services, Inc. He previously served as a member of the Southcoast Health System/Charlton Memorial Hospital President’s Council, Fall River Retirement Board, Bridgewater State College Business Advisory Council, and University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth’s Advanced Technology Center Advisory Board. A member of Slade’s Ferry Bank’s Board of Directors, Anthony also has served as a member of the financial institution’s Executive Board and as chairman of its Finance and Investment Board. Anthony has served as president of the Fall River Office of Economic Development and the Southeastern Massachusetts Heart Association.
Anthony F. Cordeiro Insurance Agency, LLC, was the title sponsor of St. Anne’s Hospital’s Get Moving Walk, an annual fundraising event which supported the patient programs and services of the hospital’s Regional Cancer Care Program. Anthony currently serves as co-chair of the $20 million North End Elementary School construction project and the $3 million Thomas Chew Boys & Girls Next Generation Campaign. He also served as a member of the Transition Team and Audit Task Force for Fall River Mayor Edward Lambert and the Economic Transition Team for Fall River Mayor William Flanagan. Anthony is a member of the Lions Club of Fall River and the Fall River Country Club and has served as chair of the Fall River Catholic Charities Appeal.
Anthony is a resident of Fall River and has been married to his wife Kyra Sarkees Cordeiro for the past 30 years. Together, they have two daughters. Melanie Cordeiro (23) who serves as his Marketing Director and Merrill Cordeiro (21) who is currently completing her senior year at Salve Regina University.