Employee Spotlights

Joe Bauer joined the VMI Nashville team in October 2018 to lead the new business marketing efforts for the P&C producers. Joe has over 30 years' experience in the property & casualty arena with time spent on both the underwriting side and agency marketing for brokers...

  Paula is very instrumental in the satisfaction of our larger clients as an Account Manager. Her "taking care of the people" personality is perfect for the role that she has at Houchens Benefits and we could not survive without her. She started working at Van Meter/Houchens Benefits...

Loretta began her insurance career in 1986 after graduating from Pulaski County High School. Her decision was made quickly; that the ever-changing world of insurance would be her career choice. Since joining the Curneal Hignite team in 2011, Loretta has shown that "Nobody Works Harder" by...

Britney Golsch joined Roeding Insurance in 1994 as a Personal Lines salesperson and has come to own that position over the past five years. Britney had a background in banking prior to insurance and those connections are the foundation of how she approaches sales in personal...

  Adam joined Van Meter Insurance in 2011 as a member of the Bowling Green P&C team. Originally when hired, he was to focus on tasks in which direct contact with the client would be at a minimum. As the years progressed, so did Adam. From industry knowledge...

  Becky started her venture into insurance in 2002 after the birth of her twins. She worked as an account manager for personal lines when the agency she worked for was purchased by Curneal Hignite Insurance in 2007. At that time, she expanded to commercial lines. After...

  MacKayla joined VMI in Bowling Green in 2015 as an intern working specifically in our HR Department alongside Lydia and her team. She stayed on with HR for a few months after her graduation in 2017 when an opportunity became available for MacKayla to join the...

  Daphne Sanders began her career with Johnston Agency in 2003. Van Meter purchased the agency in 2010 and Daphne came on board at the same time. Since beginning with VMI, she has taken on a large book of business, specializing in the Coal companies accounts. She has...

  Jeff began his insurance career 30 years ago. He is an Account Manager at Curneal Hignite in the Commercial Department. Jeff has his P&C License, and he also took the extra steps to obtain his CIC Designation in order to serve his insureds to the fullest...

  Chelsie Edwards is an Account Manager in Personal Lines with Roeding Insurance. Chelsie started her career with Roeding after moving from Michigan with her two little boys. Chelsie has worked her way up from part time assistant in personal lines to full time assistant and now...