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Contact Info


1431 Opus Pl Ste 622 Downers Grove, IL 60515 US

Phone Numbers

(630) 852-5501(630) 852-5501
(630) 852-5592(630) 852-5592

Office Hours

Day of the WeekHours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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About Me

I am a Recruiter and Agency Development Manager for Farmers® Insurance. My goal is to find high quality candidates for the Farmers Insurance opportunity and Staff positions. We are the one of the largest insurers in the US with over 15,000 agents and 20,000 employees. I network, source, and interview professionals of diverse career backgrounds for consideration of an Agent opportunity and Staff positions. Please give us a call at (630) 852-5501 for more information! We would love to meet with you and talk with you!

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.

There are Agency Owners in my District. Meet some of them now.

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