Nicolette "Nicki" Panagopoulos Nicki Panagopoulos is the managing partner of the Panagopoulos Agency. She received her Property and Casualty Insurance License in 2010. Along with her husband Pavlos, she is also the co-owner of Cetera Advisor Networks in Albuquerque, NM. Her primary role is to ensure that insurance customers are receiving the insurance coverage most appropriate for their family’s needs. She also manages office expenses and marketing efforts. A native of Denver, CO, she received her B.A. in history and mass communications in 1988 from the University of Denver. Her prior experience includes positions with the U.S. House of Representatives, University of Denver, University of New Mexico, Perot Systems, and Sunset Magazine. In 2007, Nicki was honored as Citizen of the Year by the Greater Belen Chamber of Commerce. A 1984 Colorado Boettcher Scholar, she is passionate about educational opportunities for girls and first generation American citizens. She served as President of the American Association of University Women, Valencia County, and oversaw several Career Summits for middle school girls. She enjoys travel, theater, reading, tennis, and historical preservation. She resides in Albuquerque and Belen with her husband, their children Peter, Patrick, and Anastasia, and their dogs Zeus and Broadway.
Principal - Property & Casualty at Panagopoulos Insurance Agency
Pavlos Panagopoulos Pavlos Panagopoulos started the Agency in 2001 to help his financial services, investment and annuities clients with their insurance needs. He has licenses in Variable Annuities, Property and Casualty, Life, Accident, and Health. He holds licenses in Advisory, Series 24, 66, 67, and 7. He is also a Certified Financial Planner. He calls in a stock market report to the Bob Clark Morning Show, KKOB 770AM, on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings at 7:43 am MST. A native of Carlsbad, NM, he attended Mercer University and received his BBA in 1986. He has been honored as Rep of the Year (2011), Citizen of the Year by the Belen Chamber of Commerce (2007), AHEPAN of the Year (2012), and Belen Optimist of the Year (1999). He served as AHEPA District Governor and Chairman of the Silver District Scholarship Committee for many years. In his free time, he enjoys playing, coaching, and watching soccer, weight training, and movies. Born into a restaurant family, he delights in serving Sunday breakfasts to his wife Nicki, children Peter, Patrick, and Anastasia, and all guests.
Producer - All Lines at Panagopoulos Insurance Agency
Francine Pena Francine Pena has been with the Belen office for 19 years and is a 1995 graduate of Belen High School. She holds a Series 6 (Mutual Funds) in Securities and a Life, Health, and Accident Insurance license. She enjoys spending time with her husband Albert and children Makayla and Kage. They like to camp and going to lake.
Licensed Agent - Life & Health at Panagopoulos Insurance Agency
Selina Zamora Selina Zamora has been with the Panagopoulos Agency for eight years. She received her Property and Casualty Insurance License in November 2010. Her role in the Agency is to help clients with all their insurance needs from auto, home, toys and umbrellas to workers comp and business liability policies. Away from the office, she spends time at rodeos with her three children Koelle, Kalem, and Kagen. She also spends her time taking care of their horses’ cows and bucking bulls at their residence in Tome.
Licensed Agent - Property & Casualty at Panagopoulos Insurance Agency
Bree Cox Bree Cox is the administrative assistant for the Panagopoulos Agency in Belen, NM. She joined the office in 2016. Her role in the Agency is to help clients with all their insurance needs, and information updates.
Customer Service Representative at Panagopoulos Insurance Agency
Away from the office, she likes going to ride horses with her daughter Aiyana. She also enjoys spending time at a local horse rescue and going camping.
Charlotte Lane Charlotte has been a client of Pavlos’ at Cetera Advisor Networks since 2010. This year, she joined the team to manage events and seminars and to help with marketing. She has a background in events from her many years as a caterer and a prior career in marketing and business development. A former newspaper columnist and reporter with the Albuquerque Journal, Charlotte brings her writing skills and energy to the financial services industry.
Special Events Coordinator at Panagopoulos Insurance Agency
Charlotte and her husband of 30 years, W.D. ‘Peter’ Lane have two grown sons and live in the East Mountains. When not at work, Charlotte enjoys cooking, baking and gardening.
Debra Drew Debra has almost two decades of experience in the financial services industry, both in the United States and in United Kingdom. She began her career as a financial advisor with Edward Jones in Albuquerque before moving to Edward Jones in Colorado. She also taught classes in investing at the community college level. In 2007, Debra moved to England for several years and began working in the British banking system. In 2016, she returned to the United States and this year started as a financial assistant with Pavlos in the Albuquerque office.
Assistant at Panagopoulos Insurance Agency
When she’s not at work, she is a country girl at heart. She lives south of Belen with her menagerie of farm animals. She is proud of her three horses, six goats, three sheep, 11 chickens, two dogs and three cats.
“I enjoy my animals. They keep me in shape,” said Debra.