About Us – Financial Planning

Brown and Stromecki Agency, Inc. is an independent insurance and financial services firm committed to providing comprehensive and cost effective personal, commercial, and financial products. Founded in the late 1920’s, Brown and Stromecki Agency is family-owned and operated, located in the Village of Orchard Park, NY. Brown & Stromecki Agency is not affiliated with any insurance or investment companies, and therefore is truly objective in the advice we give and the products we recommend. We strive to listen, educate, and help guide you along your financial road to success. Our goal is to provide a stress free financial planning process and allow you the freedom to focus on what is important to you.


dave_0001_StromeckiDave5-300x277David R. Stromecki, CLU®, ChFC®, CIC

As a Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®), David helps individuals and families develop customized strategies built around their unique lifestyles in order to help protect and build their future. He prides himself on serving as a trusted financial advisor to his clients so they can focus on what is most important to them – their businesses, careers, and families. David graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in business management from Canisius College and has earned the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU®) and Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designations.

He is dedicated to keeping himself and his clients informed on new market trends, regulations, and educational opportunities, and delivers this information and accurate account details in a way that is easy to understand. David is a member and past National Director of the Society of Financial Service Professionals (SFSP), National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA), and the Professional Insurance Agents (PIA). David currently serves as a Director and on the Steering Committee for the Buffalo Niagara Business Ethics Association.

David and his wife Kim reside in Elma with their children Courtney and Ben. When not working, David enjoys spending time in the outdoors kayaking, fishing, hunting, and working with his Yellow Lab, George.


brooke_0001_PattyPatty Johnston

Patty joined Brown and Stromecki Agency, Inc. in 1997. Patty provides support to all facets of the agency including customer service for Personal, Commercial, Life Insurance and Securities. As Administrative Assistant to David Stromecki, Patty handles administrative aspects for the Life and Investment business consisting of proposals, procedures and compliance.

Patty and her husband Jeff reside in Hamburg with their children Evan, Emily and Anna. When not at work, Patty enjoys spending time with friends, spending time outdoors and proudly spending time at her children’s sporting events.



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