Team

How We Work

How We Work

Our reasons for becoming insurance professionals are deeply personal. We repeatedly saw friends and family struggling to find the coverage they needed. We are confident that with our understanding of the insurance space, we can help people better prepare for the future. After years in the business, we have developed a reputation for educating individuals in an easy-to-understand manner, so they can easily grasp personal insurance concepts. Above all else, we feel a commitment to our community.

Our team approach adds perspective and provides increased benefits to our clients.

Meet Our Team

Jacque Livengood

Owner | Crop Insurance

785-292-3529

785-890-7361

jlivengood@eklundins.com

Jacque Livengood has been in the insurance business for over 20 years. Her father, Jack, started the agency when Jacque was only 14 and she has been helping him ever since. Jacque is able to write any kind of policy, but is passionate...

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Jeanette Ruddell

Agent | Commercial Insurance

785-371-2083

785-890-7361

jruddell@eklundins.com

Agent, Jeanette Ruddell began her insurance career in 1991 and joined the Eklund Insurance team in 1996. Currently, she works in the Commercial Lines Department. Since the start of her career, she has seen many changes in Insurance but...

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Angela Perez

Agent | Commercial & Personal Insurance

785-380-4274

785-890-7361

angela@eklundins.com

Angela Perez has worked at Eklund Insurance since September 2012. She began her insurance career focusing on Personal Lines and has expanded her knowledge base to Commercial Lines. She enjoys helping customers understand their policy...

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Jonna Hill

Agent | Farm/Ranch & Crop Insurance

785-816-0202

785-890-7361

jonna@eklundins.com

Jonna Hill started with Eklund Insurance in August 2018. Jonna typically writes farm/ranch and crop insurance and enjoys every aspect of those industries. She appreciates getting to know her clients and strives to make sure her clients...

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Jodie Karaffa

Agent | Personal Insurance

785-816-4430

785-890-7361

jodie@eklundins.com

Jodie Karaffa is the newest member of our team at Eklund Insurance. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural Business from Fort Hays State University and is currently our Personal Lines Agent. Jodie loves the variety of new...

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