I am an insurance professional with 20 years of small business ownership, sales, and dream protection expertise. We offer auto, home, life, farm, ranch and commercial insurance products, tailored to fit your unique needs and protect your dreams. You can count on my team to clearly explain your options and put your best interest first. I have built this agency with high standards that will be with you now, when you need service and to protect your dreams if you need to file a claim.

My Background

Prior to becoming an agent, I served in sales and management with Commerce Bank, NA - Cape Girardeau, Missouri; Cape Girardeau, Missouri Convention & Visitors Bureau; Holiday Inn - MidAmerica Hotel Corporation, Cape Girardeau and St Louis Missouri; and Hogan Farm Supply in East Prairie, Missouri. I am a licensed Agent in Missouri and Illinois.


Cape Girardeau Chamber of Commerce-; Cape Parks and Recreation Foundation -; Southeast Missouri State University Redhawks Club & Walk for Women -; Kiwanis Club of Cape Girardeau; Special Olympics of Southeast Missouri-; United Way of Southeast Missouri -

Licensed Staff

My agency is staffed with 3 licensed assistant(s). Chris Adkisson, Amy Nilsen, and Misty Peterson

Years of Service

I have served as an American Family agent in Cape Girardeau, MO for over 20 years.

Personal Information

I moved from East Prairie, Missouri to Cape Girardeau, Missouri to attend college in 1979. With a strong sales and management background, I was excited to become an agency business owner with American Family Insurance in 1999. Chris and I have been married since 1985 and have been working together since 2000. We share our home with the queen of our house, a tortoiseshell calico cat - Callie!

Previous Employment

Banking Center Manager for Commerce Bank, NA


2019 Zonta Woman of Achievement AFLIC, 8 time award recipient since 2000 All American, 2001 - 2006, 2018, 2020