Meet Our Team

Amanda Diven Client Service Representative

What is one thing you can't live without?
COFFEE!

What activities are you interested in?
Dance, I danced competitively from grade school to college.

What do you like most about being part of your team?
We are very busy with our clients but still manage to have a lot of fun in the office.

Amanda Neill Account Manager

Where did you grow up?
Michigan

What do you like most about being part of your team?
I love that it feels so much like a family

What is the one thing that makes a company “Great”?
The people that they have working for them and the way they treat the employees

Andrea Heydinger Client Service Representative

What are you most passionate about professionally?
Making sure others have the necessary tools they need to succeed.

What is the one think you can't live without?
My children, I would do anything to put a smile on their faces.

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
Playing with my kids or binge-watching Netflix.

Angie Havens CARe Coordinator

What sports or activities are you interested in?
I love baseball, my favorite sport!

What are you most passionate about personally?
Raising children to become responsible, respectful and honest

What do you like most about your job and being part of your team?
I love NREIG and I love our CARe team! The employees here are so helpful, happy and fun!

Anita Burleson CARe Manager

Where did you grow up?
Alabama

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
With my family; either at home or on the soccer pitch. Sometimes it feels like I live at the soccer fields and visit home, but I love watching my boys play!

What makes this company “Great”?
Ownership's passion, dedication and drive to make this company the best.

Ashley Wendel Team Support

Where did you grow up?
Holt, MO

What sports or activities are you interested in?
Football, wrestling and anything my kids are participating in.

What are you most passionate about personally?
Being a mother, when I'm not at work, you can find me with my kids.

Audrey Chenoweth Client Service Representative

Where did you grow up?
Independence, MO

What activities are you interested in?
I love the outdoors. Hiking and fishing are my top activities, but I also enjoy hunting deer, turkey, and rabbit.

Where can we find you when you aren't at work?
Hunting on my family acreage in Rockville, MO and dreaming of owning my own small farm someday.

Bianca Coy Client Service Representative

What is one thing you can't live without?
My Fur-babies

If you could have one super power what would it be and why?
Flying, so I could save money on vacations

What are you most passionate about personally?
Helping shelter animals find homes

BreAnn Stephenson Program Support

What is one thing you can't live without?
My husband, family, friends, pets, music, jewelry and shoes. And the mountains and nature. I can't choose just one of anything, I love variety. So I guess I can't live without that!

What sports or activities are you interested in?
I really enjoyed playing sand volleyball for our company team this last year and I would love to get back to ice skating.

What do you like most about your job?
I like that my job allows me to use both hemispheres of my brain on a daily basis and that there's always something new to learn or grow into.

Bridget Williams Team Support

Where did you grow up?
Kansas City North

What sports or activities are you interested in?
Softball, Baseball, Football and Video Games

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
Either at home or the ball fields, depends on the season.

Brooke Honeycutt National Sales Advisor

What brought you to NREIG?
I met my current boss while teaching classes at Title Boxing Club, which lead me here to NREIG!

What activities are you interested in?
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is one of my biggest joys in life as it is the most challenging activity, mentally and physically, I've ever done.

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
At the gym or with my dog.

Brooke Vaught Client Service Representative

Where did you grow up?
Kansas City

What is the one thing you can't live without?
Coffee

If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would do?
Take my daughter to every Disney Theme Park in the world

Cari Mundell CARe Coordinator

Where did you grow up?
I was born in Clovis, New Mexico, but grew up here in Kansas City.

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
At home doing some kind of project around the house.

If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would do?
Double, Triple check the numbers. Then freak out!

Casey Carter Commercial Client Service Representative

What is one thing you can't live without?
Cholula Green Pepper Hot Sauce

What sports or activities are you interested in?
Golf and Weight Lifting

If you could have one super power what would it be and why?
I wish I had premonition so I could win the lottery

Christina Sisco Commercial Client Service Representative

If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would do?
Open a cake bakery. I love to use my creativity and artistic skills.

If you could have one super power what would it be and why?
I would time travel, I would love to experience the world before the technology age, when life was a little more simple.

What are you the most passionate about professionally?
I have always been passionate about helping people. For years, I worked on the Crisis Line and as a Hospital Advocate for the Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Abuse. Now I help investors protect their valuable real estate assets.

Cory Neugebauer Sales Agent

What do you like most about your job?
I firmly believe the motto that "the right product sells itself," so I approach my clients by educating them to make their own decisions when it comes to purchasing insurance.

Where can we find you when you're not at work?
I enjoy taking my daughters to their activities and you'll probably find me spending my weekends at dance competitions.

Dave Pinter Client Service Representative

Dawn Riggins Account Manager

What are you most passionate about personally?
Real Estate and self improvement

What is the one thing that makes a company “Great”?
Great Leadership/Management! If you know what you are doing you can grow mindsets in a company. It has to come for the top down! I always coached my trainees that if you want $100K go spend time with someone that makes $100K, if you want to make $1M go friend someone that makes $1M. Mindset is key!

Elizabeth Van Bibber Client Service Representative

What sports are you interested in?
When I'm not at work, you can probably find me watching Royals baseball or Chiefs football.

What are you likely doing when you aren't at work?
I love watching movies and television.

What is your favorite thing about your job?
Definitely the people I work with, I enjoy connecting with my co-workers.

Gale Hunt Program Service Lead

What sports or activities are you interested in?
Just about any major sport. Baseball is my favorite though. Go Cardinals! Pick any fantasy league and I'm probably already in it.

If you could have one super power what would it be and why?
To control time! I never seem to have enough of it.

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
Spending time with my wife and son. I love taking him to play t-ball and keeping us active.

Hayle Welsh Lead Sales Liaison

What are your favorite sports or activities?
Soccer, Football, Baseball, Basketball, and Golf

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
Hanging out with family and friends, and at the gym. I also like to spend time at the lake with friends and my dogs.

How did you come to work for NREIG?
My mom who also works here told me about the job.

Jacki Sharitz Executive Assistant to the CEO & President

What are your professional goals?
This company provides many opportunities for growth and I never want to stop!

What are you most passionate about personally?
My family is my world. They're the reason I wake up and do what I do. I can't stop thinking about how to make my family’s life more enjoyable.

If you could have one super power what would it be and why?
Flying! It would be cool to be able to fly to all the different places in the world.

Jessica Abney CARe coordinator

If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would do?
Pay off all debt then head to the Caribbean for awhile :)

If you could have one super power what would it be and why?
The power to heal. To help those who need it most.

What is the one thing that makes a company “Great”?
Good communication and positive attitudes!

Jessica Brockman Client Service Representative

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
At home with my family - my daughter is my world.

What do you like most about your job, the company or being part of your team?
My amazing clients. I'm dedicated to the Golden Rule and enjoy giving my clients the best service I can.

What is the one thing that makes a company “Great”?
Caring for their employees

Joseph Hancock Client Service Representative

What is one thing you can't live without?
Pizza Rolls

What sports or activities are you interested in?
Drag Racing, Football, Baseball

What do you like most about being part of your team?
I like the way that we are able to work together efficiently and have respect for each other.

Juliana Shipp Sales Agent

Kali Delgado Team Support

If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would do?
Buy a Taco Truck!

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
Napping!

What are you most passionate about personally?
I feel most fulfilled when I'm helping others.

Katrina Womack Administrative Assistant

Kelly Duvall Client Service Representative

If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would do?
Take a very expensive vacation

If you could have one super power what would it be and why?
To heal people who are terminally ill so they have no more pain and can live long healthy lives with their loved ones.

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
At my lake house in Tightwad, Missouri. I enjoys being an active member of the lake community and serves as the Treasurer for the community Home Owners Association.

Kim Benedick Client Experience Specialist

If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would do?
Faint and Thank God! then give the majority away to those I know that need the help!

What do you like most about your job?
Working with my clients and having enough support in house to help me get the best coverage and answers for them.

What are your biggest professional accomplishments?
Passing all of the required tests for each of my positions as I grow. Life insurance licensing, Series 6 and 63, and P&C Licensing.

Krista Jordan Client Service Representative

Kristi Costanzo Team Support

What do you like about being a Team Support member?
As a Team Support member, you are responsible for the accuracy of client's accounts. This requires one to be detail oriented and methodical, which are my greatest strengths!

What would be impossible for you to give up?
Reading! I love to be transported to other settings through different books.

If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would do?
I would travel EVERYWHERE!

Larry Switzer Operations

Linda Foley Commercial Client Service Representative

What is one thing you can't live without?
My family

What sports or activities are you interested in?
Chiefs, Royals and KU basketball; antiquing/junking and crafting

What is the one thing that makes a company “Great”?
Caring employees

Marie O’Dell-Bowman Account Manager

Where did you grow up?
Kearney, MO

What sports or activities are you interested in?
I love to sew, especially making quilts, and I'm hooked on shooting sporting clay!

What are you most passionate about personally?
Making time for my family and not putting things off.

Marissa Valdez Sales Liaison

What do you enjoy doing the most?
I love watching my son play college baseball.

What would be impossible for you to give up?
Diet Coke!

What do you like most about your job?
I love that not only do I get to learn about insurance, but real estate investing in general.

Michele Tucker Client Service Representative

If you could have one super power what would it be and why?
I would teleport so that I could save on gas and avoid having a car note.

What are you most proud of professionally?
Being current 95% of the time, being a great team player, being honored as employee of the month, and being at this job for 4 years in May 2019, the longest I have been at a job.

What is the one thing that makes a company “Great”?
Generosity and willingness to be understanding during tough times regardless of what the situation may be.

Mitzie Molina Sales Liaison

Where did you grow up?
Los Angeles

What sports are you interested in?
I enjoy football, baseball and basketball.

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
At the part playing with my boys. I love being a mom.

Nichole Park Sales Agent

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
With my husband and children living the dream.

What is the one thing that makes a company “Great”?
Treating each other with respect and as we ourselves would like to be treated.

Nick Van Bibber National Sales Agent

What sports are you interested in?
I love baseball. I was a starting pitcher for Fort Hays State University and have coached at the high school level.

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
Likely taking in a Chiefs, Mizzou or Royals game with friends or family, or out supporting the Knights of Columbus.

Pam Lohmeyer HR/Payroll Coordinator

Rachel Skinner Sales Liaison

If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would do?
Build my dream house

What are you most passionate about personally?
I love to see my friends and family succeed.

What is the one thing that makes a company “Great”?
Good communication and a staff that really cares about their employees.

Robin Peterson CARe Coordinator

What are you most passionate about personally?
Photography, and the arts in general. I love original works of art, and spend time at museums around the city.

If you could have one super power, what would it be and why?
To leap tall buildings in a single bound. Why? Because it sounds fun and I'm short.

Sandie Benedick Communications Coordinator

If you won the lottery, what would be the first thing you would do?
Buy my sister a brand new house!

What sports or activities are you interested in?
Singing, spending time at the lake and playing whatever my grandson asks me to play.

What do you like most about NREIG?
The love of the owners for their employees and the friendships I have made with some really good people.

Sara Nobles Program Support

Seciley Keck Commercial Sales Agent

What are your most recent professional accomplishments?
I am a member of the National Realtors Association. I have recently obtained Real Estate, and Property and Casualty licenses.

How do you enjoy spending time outside of work?
I love spending time with my Husband and our three dogs, riding and training horses, traveling (especially road trips), and waiting for football season.

What do you like the most about working at NREIG?
Our NREIG team is not just a group of co-workers, it is like a family. We work hard, achieve great things and have fun at the same time.

Stacey Todd CARe Manager

What activities are you most interested in?
Anything that involves outside (not during my allergy season..LOL)

Where can we find you when you aren't working?
On a beach in Mexico or in my craft room.

What do you like most about your job?
I love the family atmosphere.

Tammy Simpson Team Support