Jim Challans

Agent

Jim has been with WHG since 2000. He started full-time upon graduation from SIUE in 2003. Jim writes home, auto, farm, crop, and life, and he specializes in finding markets for specialized commercial accounts.

Jim Challens
Julie Rhoads

Julie Rhoads

Agent

Julie joined WHG in 1999 and played a major role in the development of the Carrollton branch office. She writes all lines of insurance, including auto, home, life, and commercial. She specializes in health and crop insurance.  Julie and her husband Scott have a son Brayden.

Bert Challans

Agent

Bert joined the WHG team in 2008, after his Military service in Iraq. He writes home, auto, farm, and commercial accounts, and he specializes in personal and commercial lines. Bert is married to Heather and they have two children, Nash and Claire.

Bert Challens
Jessica Dean

Jessica Dean

Agent

A Jerseyville native, Jessica joined WHG in 2001. She writes all lines of insurance and especially enjoys assisting customers with home, auto, life, and both individual and group health insurance. Jessica and her husband Tim have two children, Jenna and Jake.

Jenny Pinkerton

Personal Line CSR

Jenny is a lifelong resident of Greene County and joined the WHG family in 1999. She still resides in Carrollton with her husband, Ritchie, who is a highway maintainer for IDOT. In her spare time, she enjoys going to her daughter’s sporting events and spending time with friends and family.

Jenny Pinkerton
Debbie Snyder

Debbie Snyder

Commercial CSR

Working in our Jerseyville location, Debbie joined the WHG team in 2010. Her position entails processing and servicing Commercial accounts and bonds. Alongside her husband, Allen, they have raised four children in Jersey County. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family while camping, canoeing, and biking.

Cindy Brooks

CSR

Cindy joined WHG in August of 2016. She grew up in Jerseyville and graduated from Southeast Missouri State University. She moved to the Washington, DC metropolitan area in 1990 and returned to Jerseyville after being away for 26 years. While in DC, she worked for a local DC-based homebuilder and was their Network Administrator. Then, Cindy decided to change her career path totally, and she is loving working in the insurance business as a CSR. She is an avid traveler and loves to talk about the places she’s visited.

Cindy Brooks
Danielle Wittman

Danielle Wittman

Administrative Assistant

Danielle joined Jerseyville Mutual Insurance Company in 2011. She will be happy to take care of all your Home, Dwelling, or Farm policy changes, payments, and questions for the Mutual! Originally from Calhoun County, Danielle moved to Jerseyville in 2000. She attended Hickey College and obtained an Associate’s Degree in Business. She is married to Matt Wittman, and they have one son, Aiden. Danielle enjoys spending time with family and friends, and being outdoors.

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Customizable Commercial Insurance is offered to cover property damage, general liability, business auto insurance, workers compensation, and much more.

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