Staff

 

 

Brian Jennings

Brian is the President/Co-Owner of Jennings Insurance Agency, Inc. Brian graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Marketing. Brian is a licensed agent Property & Casualty and Life & Health. Brian has had over 25 years of experience and specializes in Farm and Crop Insurance as well as sales and marketing at the agency. He continues to improve his insurance knowledge by attending company meetings and attending continuing education events. In Brian’s time away from the agency he enjoys coaching AAU basketball and watching his daughter play sports. Brian and his wife, Cheryl Jennings, enjoy spending time with their three children as well.

 

Cheryl Jennings - CIC, AFIS

Cheryl is the Co-Owner of Jennings Insurance Agency, Inc. Cheryl is a licensed agent in Property & Casualty and Life & Health Insurance. Cheryl has over 27 years of experience in insurance and specializes in Farm and Commercial Insurance as well as Risk Management. Cheryl holds one of the higher designations in the insurance industry, Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) as well as the Agribusiness and Farm Insurance (AFIS) designation. She has also attended both Nationwide Agribusiness Basic and Master Farm Certification classes. She continues to improve her knowledge in the insurance industry by attending CIC updates, continuing education, and company meetings. In Cheryl’s time outside of the agency she enjoys spending time with her husband, Brian Jennings, and their three children. She also enjoys long walks, running, and time with her friends. Cheryl’s philosophy in life and in business is to treat others as you would like to be treated, and you will have a very successful life.

 

Jenna Ruff - AFIS

Jenna is an agent at Jennings Insurance Agency, Inc. Jenna graduated from the University of Indianapolis with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing. Jenna is a licensed agent in Property & Casualty Insurance and Life & Health Insurance. Jenna has over 4 years of experience in the insurance industry and specializes in Farm, Crop, and Life Insurance. Jenna has recently obtained her Agribusiness and Farm Insurance Specialist (AFIS) Designation in October 2012. She has also attended both Nationwide Agribusiness Basic and Master Farm Certification classes.  She continues to improve her knowledge in the insurance industry by attending continuing education classes as well as company meetings. In Jenna’s spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and two Shih Tzu’s, as well as shopping. Jenna enjoys meeting new people and making sure farm owners have the proper coverages on all policies.

 

Karna Alber

Karna is an agent at Jennings Insurance Agency, Inc. Karna is a licensed agent in Property & Casualty Insurance as well as Life & Health Insurance. She has over 26 years of experience in the insurance industry and specializes in commercial lines, personal lines, farm, life, and bond insurance. Karna is always improving her knowledge in insurance by attending continuing education classes, including most recently a Nationwide Agribusiness Basic Farm Certification class. In Karna’s spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and their three children. She also enjoys golfing and cooking. What Karna enjoys most about her job is working with people and helping them with their insurance needs.

 

Jenilee Mark

Jenilee is the Farm-Agribusiness Manager & Assistant Commercial Lines Manager at Jennings Insurance Agency, Inc. Jenilee is licensed in Property & Casualty and specializes in the Farm-Agribusiness and Commercial Lines Insurance. She has over 18 years of experience in the insurance field and at Jennings Insurance. Jenilee is always improving her insurance knowledge by attending continuing education classes, seminars, webinars, and meetings. When Jenilee’s not working, she loves being a wife and mother and spending time with her husband and five children. She also enjoys watching movies and her children in their extracurricular activities. What Jenilee likes about her job is working along-side a close knit group of co-workers; having great bosses who are down to earth, caring, & honest; being a part of something that makes a difference in people’s lives and being able to share the insurance knowledge with others.

 

Lori Thomas

Lori is a licensed Property & Casualty and Life & Health CSR at Jennings Insurance Agency, Inc. Lori specializes in personal lines and life and health insurance. She has over 15 years of experience in personal lines and over 2 years of experience in life and health. Lori continues to improve her knowledge in insurance by attending continuing education classes. In Lori’s spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and their three daughters. She also enjoys shopping and cooking. Lori enjoys helping all of the new and current people she meets with their insurance needs.

 

Chad Bailey

Chad is an agent at Jennings Insurance Agency, Inc. Chad is a licensed agent in Property and Casualty Insurance. Chad has over 10 years of experience in sales. In Chad's spare time, he enjoys being with his wife and daughter along with helping out on the family farm and hunting.

 

Emily Mappin

Emily is the Assistant Farm-Agribusiness Manager as Jennings Insurance Agency, Inc. Emily is licensed in Property & Casualty and specializes in farm and agribusiness insurance. Emily has 2 years of insurance experience at Jennings Insurance. Emily is always improving her insurance knowledge by attending meetings and continuing education classes. Emily also grew up on a farm herself. Emily and her husband have two children that she enjoys spending time with. Emily also enjoys working in her flower beds and tackling DIY projects at home. Emily enjoys her job because it is challenging and each day is different. She also enjoys the interaction with clients and making sure they are taken care of.

 

Shelly Molina

Shelley is the Personal Lines Manager at Jennings Insurance Agency, Inc in our Rochester office. Shelley is licensed in Property & Casualty and specializes in personal lines insurance as well as some commercial lines insurance. Shelley has over 1 year of insurance experience at Jennings Insurance. Shelley is always improving her insurance knowledge by attending seminars and continuing education classes. In Shelley’s spare time she enjoys spending time with her two boys, watching movies, shopping and reading a good book. Shelley likes the interaction she has with her clients each day as well as interacting with her co-workers. She also enjoys learning new things each day in her job.

 

Amanda Hazlett

Amanda is the Personal Lines Manager at Jennings Insurance Agency, Inc in our Argos office. Amanda is licensed in Property & Casualty and specializes in personal lines insurance. Amanda has 2 years of insurance experience. Amanda is always improving her insurance knowledge by attending webinars, meetings, and continuing education classes. In Amanda’s spare time she enjoys working at the Fulton County Animal Shelter, spending time with her two children and boyfriend, her family and her dogs. She also enjoys writing, bonfires, kayaking and being outdoors. Amanda enjoys the clients that she works with and making sure they have the accurate coverages they need. She also loves that she is constantly learning new things to help improve her insurance knowledge.

Jay Carbiener

Jay is a farm insurance and crop insurance agent at Jennings Insurance Agency, Inc. Jay is licensed in Property & Casualty. Jay graduated from Purdue University in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Systems Management and a minor in Farm Management. Jay grew up on a grain farm and continues to farm with his father. Jay is always improving his insurance knowledge by attending classes held by companies in the insurance industry along with attending his continuing education classes. Jay enjoys meeting new people and learning about their farming operation so that they are covered the best they can be. Jay enjoys farming, golfing, and Purdue football.