Meet Our Team

Meet the people behind Cate-Russell.

Insurance advisors who truly work for you.

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Not all insurance agents are created equal. At Cate-Russell, we go out of our way to treat our clients like people and we use our industry experience and diversified knowledge base to protect what you value most.

Leslie L. Cate

Leslie L. Cate
Owner, Agent

Mark A. Russell, CIC

Mark A. Russell, CIC
Owner, Agent

Misty Abele

Misty Abele
Account Manager, Benefits

Michelle Allen, CMA

Michelle Allen, CMA
Controller

Dylan Bailey

Dylan Bailey
Agent

Ashley Cate-Vogel

Ashley Cate-Vogel
Agent

Sonya L. Christopher, CISR

Sonya L. Christopher, CISR
Account Manager, Personal Lines

Caitlin Cook

Caitlin Cook
Account Manager, Personal Lines

Debby S. Curtis

Debby S. Curtis
Agent, Benefits Manager

Michelle Daugherty

Michelle Daugherty
Account Manager, Commercial Lines

Donna Dowdy, AAI

Donna Dowdy, AAI
Commercial Marketing Account Manager

Hayli Dunn

Hayli Dunn
Account Manager, Commercial Lines

Dedie Kelsch

Dedie Kelsch
Account Manager, Commercial Lines

Ellie Paine

Ellie Paine
Receptionist

Becky Palmer

Becky Palmer
Account Manager, Commercial Lines

Andy Pennington

Andy Pennington
Agent

Cassandra Plotts

Cassandra Plotts
Account Manager, Commercial Lines

Betty Roy
Account Manager, Commercial Lines

Jayni Satterfield

Jayni Satterfield
Account Manager, Personal Lines

Michele Self

Michele Self
Account Manager, Personal Lines

Debbie Shaver, CISR

Debbie Shaver, CISR
Commercial Marketing Manager

Lauren Townsend

Lauren Townsend
Client Services Specialist

Heather Tullock

Heather Tullock
Account Manager, Commercial Lines

Kellie Turner

Kellie Turner
Account Manager, Commercial Lines

Rebecca J. Weaver, CPCU

Rebecca J. Weaver, CPCU
Account Manager, Commercial Lines

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