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Contact Info

Address

1431 Opus Pl Ste 622 Downers Grove, IL 60515 US

Phone Numbers

Office:
(630) 852-5501(630) 852-5501
Fax:
(630) 852-5592(630) 852-5592

Office Hours

Day of the WeekHours
Mon:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat:Closed
Sun:Closed

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About Me

As a Farmers district manager, I’m ready with guidance and resources that can help you grow your business. I provide personalized support for every career stage — from business plan development to advanced-level coaching. Add to that the backing of a strong national brand, and you’re ready to pursue unlimited professional achievement. Here are some ways Farmers contributes to your success: · The choice of building or buying an agency — plus financial support options · More than 50 highly competitive insurance and financial services products · Multiple opportunities to maximize your income, including quarterly bonuses, residual programs and performance rewards · Ongoing training and support through the University of Farmers, one of the most awarded corporate training organizations in the world · Corporate sponsorship of charities and non-profit programs in your community · Veterans transition program, bilingual bonuses and more If you’re ready to learn more about the rewards of working as a Farmers agent, give me call. Let’s discuss your experience, business goals and entrepreneurial options.

About The District

Our District revolves around our vision and goals. These beliefs provide us with a unified clear understanding of our purpose to help Farmers agency owners in our District. I believe that if we adhere to our vision and meet our goals, we will be successful. Learn more about what it means to join my District and the Farmers family as an agency owner today.

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Insights and Knowledge for Agency Owners

The Future of Your Small Business

The Future of Your Small Business
As a small business owner myself, I know it's not easy to plan for the future when you factor in the unexpected. A Buy-Sell Agreement funded by a life insurance policy can help reduce the "what ifs" in your mind. Let’s work together on a plan sooner rather than later.
Build a Legacy

As a Farmers® agency owner, you have the opportunity to grow a family legacy and establish generational wealth. With the right combination of skill and passion, Farmers agency owners can enjoy unlimited income potential. Set your goals and get to work. Build wealth beyond yourself. Watch Our Video

We are always looking for business minded professionals
Insurance is about so much more than helping customers protect their hard-earned assets—it's about helping communities get back on their feet. And being a Farmers agent means getting to be your own boss while you make a difference.
District 55 is activley looking for individuals that have ambition, a strong entrepreneurial spirit, and that want to run their own agency with the support of Farmers Insurance.

We are looking for business minded professionals to join our team. If you desire business ownership call us today @ 630-852-5501

Meet My Staff

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Joseph Strauss, CLU
District Manager
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Amy Guddendorf
Agency Development Manager
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Rj Simek
Agency Business Coach
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Jane Baldus
Recruiting Manager
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Betty Fadden
District Marketing Manager
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Austin Chu
Media Marketing Consultant
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Megan M. Smith Eggert
Reserve Field Manager

Agency Owners

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Beata Nitecki
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Buddy Smith
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Kenneth William Talty
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Michael Nicolalde
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Stephen M Jayhan
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Terry Paciorka
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Gregory Kocko
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Mushtaq Darabu
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Michael Semprevivo
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Anthony George
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Paul D Miller
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Marvin Sledge
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David Boyd
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William Robert Johnson
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Harry Lee Stout
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Brian John Pugliese
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Chris Bailey
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Keith William Schmitt
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Glenn Jacobsen
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Thomas Giudice
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Jennifer Marion Nevers
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Frank J Magri
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Mark A Tryonis
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Andrew R Lee
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Jorge Ortiz
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Alan C Sussman
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James Dean Anderson
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Brad James Hempton
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Margaret M Ward
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Michael Lee McDonald
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Daniel G Entile
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James Robert Bohr
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Warren Weaver
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James Bushy
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Nataliya Bonkovska
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Alexander Kosjer
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Kathy Barcham
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Genaro Mendez
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Michael Ferrara
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Philip A Pace
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Brian Edward Jacobson
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Cory Churchwell
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Mark Ormond
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Patricia A Mazzanti
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Michael Kenric Simmons
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Elizabeth Estrada
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Georgios Tom Kalabogias
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Michael Puquirre
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Michael L Eller
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Scott Johnson
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Lawrence S Hartl
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Chantal Ortiz Meza
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