10822 Old Mill Rd. Suite 2
Omaha, NE 68154

Local Phone: (402) 397-2500
Out of Area Phone: 877-467-7770
Fax: (402) 397-2467

Our independent insurance agents contain a wealth of knowledge and experience that help them provide clients with the best services possible. Our agents include:


 

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Dave Chastain

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 The son of Chastain Insurance Agency founder Dick Chastain, Dave grew up in the insurance business.  Since receiving his business degree from the University of Nebraska in 1972 he has played an active role in the insurance industry. Dave is a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU). He has served as the president of the Independent Insurance Agents of Omaha and as president of the Omaha Chapter of Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriters. Dave served several years on the Independent Insurance Agents of Nebraska board of directors and for six years as the president of the Independent Insurance Agents of Nebraska Foundation.  In 2013, Dave was presented with the Distinguished Service award by the Independent Insurance Agents of Nebraska for his many years of service to the insurance industry and insured’s in Nebraska.  Additionally, he has been the president of the Sertoma Club of Omaha and of Pacific Hills Lutheran Church.  Personally, Dave is a lifelong resident of Omaha and along with his wife Sue of 40 + years, he is a father of two and a grandfather of four.

 


Sean14210x163Sean Chastain
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Sean Chastain officially started his career in the insurance industry in 1998 after receiving a Business Management degree from UNO. Sean's experience in the industry actually dates back to birth, as his mom, dad, and grandfather were/are all in the industry. In 2003, Sean earned the designation of Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) from the Society of Certified Insurance Counselors. Sean has served on the board of the Independent Insurance Agents of Omaha since 2005, taking on the role of President in 08/09 and emphasizing the IIAO's monthly community service projects. Because of his commitment to the insurance industry, Sean won the Independent Insurance Agents of Nebraska's Young Agent of the Year Award in 2008. Since 2006, Sean has served as the State Chairman for the Trusted Choice Big "I" National Championship Junior Golf Tournament, the largest junior golf tournament in the country.

 


Bruce14210x163Bruce Husted
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 Bruce began his insurance career in 1972 after serving 4 years of active duty with the United States Air Force.  He joined Chastain Insurance Agency in 1984. Keeping up with the insurance industry changes, Bruce is a member of the Independent Insurance Agents of Omaha and the Omaha Association of Health Underwriters. Bruce believes in giving back by devoting his free time to  the Brain Injury Association of Nebraska, Nebraska Inter Service Family Assistance Committee (ISFAC), Benson American Legion Post 112 as Commander, Military Liaison for Honor and Remember,  a  National  Organization which honors our fallen soldiers families,   Executive Officer with The American Legion Department of Nebraska, Army National Guard Family Coordinator, and active with the Benson Neighborhood Association.  With over 40 years of insurance experience Bruce has developed long term relationships with his clients to whom he offers compassionate and hands on customer service.

 


Ed14210x163Ed Ficenec
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Ed began his insurance career in 1977. He joined Chastain Insurance Agency in 1983 and has been a dedicated independent insurance agent ever since. Ed has an Accredited Advisor in Insurance (AAI) and Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation. He serves on the  education committee for the CIC. He was secretary and now life board member  of the Metropolitan Omaha Builders Association (MOBA). He belongs to Independent Insurance Agents, the Omaha/Cornhusker  Club, and Downtown Omaha, Inc.  In his free time he volunteers with the Lake Zorinsky clean up committee and serves on the committee of the Komen Race for the Cure.  He is passionate about his work with the fight against breast cancer & domestic violence.

 

 


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Dustin Kowalewski
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 Dustin Kowalewski began his insurance career in  2004 after receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Dustin furthered his insurance education by obtaining the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) and the Associate in Insurance Production (AIP) designations. He is a member of the Independent Insurance Agents of Omaha as well as a Big I executive board member.  Dustin’s goal is not to obtain the necessary coverage for his clients, but to enhance their situations by providing exemplary customer service. “Any agent can give an insurance quote. I like to focus on and improve upon what happens after coverage is bound.”  Dustin is happily married to Lisa and proud father to two daughters.

 

 


Mark14210x1631Mark Stastny
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Mark Stastny's insurance career started in 1984 selling annuities, life and health insurance.  He joined Chastain Insurance Agency in 1990 and started working also with Property & Casualty insurance.  Mark successfully pursued a Life Underwriting Training Counsel Fellow (LUTCF) designation, and is a long time member of the Independent Insurance Agents and past chairman of the Big I Junior Golf Tournament.  Mark's experience in the insurance industry has helped him strive to serve his clients with the best coverage at the best price.  When not working, Mark love's to hunt, fish and is very active in his Church.

 

 

 


Lori14210x163Lori Huffman
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Lori Huffman’s insurance career began in 1992 working as a producer for an independent agency in her native town of Columbus, Nebraska.  Lori moved to Omaha, Nebraska in 2002 and continued her career at Chastain Otis.  While her primary focus is on commercial lines, she is also licensed and sells personal lines of coverage as well as life and health coverage.  Lori's goal is to build strong relationships with her clientele by providing excellent service and to serve clients needs in a manner that best benefits them.   Lori has achieved a CIC (Certified Insurance Counselor) designation so she can further assist her clients in finding the best nsurance coverage for their needs.  In a true show of commitment to her community, Lori has served as a member and past treasurer of the Friends of the Omaha (Henry Doorly) Zoo Organization.  She is also a member of the Independent Insurance Agents of Omaha.

 

 


 

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Prior to becoming part of the insurance industry in 2013 Michael was in management for a large retail corporation.  In the ever increasing digital age, Michael recognizes that person to person relationships are still a valued commodity. He strives to connect with his clients, offering them a well rounded package of coverages. To that end, he is working towards a CIC (Certified Insurance Counselor) designation. He is a member of the Big “I”, Young Agents of Omaha, the Independent Insurance Agents of Omaha and the Chamber of Commerce- Young Professionals.  In his spare time he enjoys a healthy lifestyle and volunteering his time to church and various community groups.

 


 

Commercial Lines

Sharon Richards: Commercial Lines CSA:  17 years experience; 2015 Outstanding Customer Service Representative of Nebraska award from Independent Insurance Agents of Nebraska

Susan Stilmock:  Commercial Lines CSA:  20 years experience

Jackie Wakefield:  Commercial Lines CSA:  27 years experience

 


Personal Lines

Pam Madsen: Personal Lines CSA: 11 years experience

Michelle Chastain: Personal Lines CSA and manager: 14 years experience; CISR designation

Michele Moffitt:  Personal Lines CSA: 24 years experience; CISR designation


Claims

Ellen Dorn: Claims Specialist: 6 years experience              

 


Financial Services

Becky Janda:  Employee Benefits CSA:  11 years experience; member of National Association of Health Underwriters


Administration

Jolene Schaa:  Office Manager:  21 years experience, CIC and CISR designations; 2006 Outstanding Customer Service Representative of Nebraska award from Independent Insurance Agents of Nebraska

Sue Chastain:  Office Manager:  40 years experience, CISR designation

Diana Brown: Accounting Manager: 41 years experience


 

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