About Us

Carr Insurance Agency Inc., is a full service, independent insurance agency founded in Dayton, Ohio in 1975. In 2014 the company expanded and now has locations in Louisville Kentucky and Knoxville Tennessee.  It is currently owned and operated by Greg Carr. Carr Insurance Agency, thrives on customer satisfaction and providing you with quality service, granting you peace of mind.

As an independent insurance agency, we partner with top-rated insurance carriers to provide you appropriate coverage at a fair price. Selecting insurance coverage to meet your specific needs is a task for dedicated insurance professionals. We work with each client to conduct an individualized needs assessment to help you manage and plan for potential losses, and offer you a variety of insurance products from which to choose.  From auto insurance to commercial insurance, we’ve got you covered. Our team of highly trained and knowledgeable agents is here to deliver personalized solutions to meet your business and lifestyle needs. Please feel free to contact us regarding any questions you may have.

Meet the Team

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Greg Carr Owner

greg.carr@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
Greg Carr is the owner/agent of Carr Insurance Agency. He was born and raised in Centerville, OH and watched his father, start and grow the agency. Greg attended Miami University, graduating with degrees in Finance and Marketing. He moved to North Carolina following college where he spent four years working for a national insurance carrier as a sales manager. Greg moved back to Ohio in 2002 to join the agency. In 2010, Greg purchased Carr Insurance Agency from his father Glen Carr. Since that time, Greg and his staff have continued to insure the American dream for customers in Dayton and surrounding areas. Greg is a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) and is a Board Member of the Miami Valley Restaurant Association. Greg lives in Centerville, OH with his wife and two sons. In his spare time he enjoys canoeing, traveling, dining out, and spending time with his family.

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Sue Brunner

sue.brunner@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
Sue is from Wheeling, WV and is a graduate of Bridgeport High School. Sue has spent her entire 36 years in insurance with Carr Insurance Agency. Sue specializes in home, auto, umbrella, and life insurance. She strives to help clients understand the products and coverage’s she sells, and provide assistance through the claim process. Sue lives in Springboro, OH with her husband. She is the mother of two and loves getting the chance to spend time with her 7 grandchildren.

Jennifer Fischer
Jennifer Fischer

jennifer.fischer@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
Jennifer grew up in Bowling Green, Ohio and attended Baker College in Michigan. She began her insurance career after raising her children and has spent the past 10 years as a licensed agent specializing in property and casualty as well as life.  Jennifer is the personal lines manager.  Jennifer believes each customer is unique. She strives to efficiently address customer needs and craft insurance solutions that meet those needs. Jennifer lives in Bethel Township with her husband and their 5 children. In her spare time, she enjoys being with her husband, traveling, and going to their children’s sporting events.

Kelly Youker
Kelly Youker

kelly.youker@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
Kelly is from Dublin, OH and attended The Ohio State University where she studied Early Childhood Development and Business. Kelly moved to Dayton after college and started her career in insurance. She has worked in the industry for years as a personal lines agent where she works with clients on customized insurance solutions for auto, home, and life. Kelly’s top priorities as an agent include providing the best possible customer service and helping people understand their current insurance needs, and matching those needs with appropriate coverage’s. Kelly lives in Springboro, OH with her husband and two children. Most of her free time is spent chasing around her children and attending her husband’s basketball games.

Rachel Lakes
Rachel Lakes

rachel.lakes@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
Rachel is a graduate of Miamisburg High School and attended Sinclair Community College where she studied Business Management. She has worked in the insurance industry for 8 years. Rachel began her insurance career with State Farm Insurance in Naples, FL, and then moved back to Ohio where she continued to work for a local State Farm office. She joined Carr Insurance Agency in 2010 and is a licensed commercial and personal lines agent. Rachel works to ensure her customers are 100% satisfied with their insurance experience at Carr Insurance Agency. Rachel loves hiking, biking, and anything that has to do with the outdoors. She also volunteers for the Miami Valley Restaurant Association (MVRA), and is a member of  Restaurant Raiders.

Amy Hacker
Amy Hacker

amy.hacker@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
Amy grew up in Waukon, Iowa and attended Iowa State University where she received her Bachelor Degree in Social Work. Amy and her family have moved around the country frequently due to her husband’s job requirements. This has given her 25 years of experience working with consumers in a variety of fields. Amy has worked in retail, marketing, administration, and management. Amy started her career in insurance in 2011 and joined Carr Insurance Agency in 2013. Amy strives to give the customer an attentive, positive experience where she listens to their needs and works to give them the best fit for those needs. Amy is very involved in her church and loves working in the garden, crafting, and reading.

Anne Emrick
Anne Emrick

anne.emerick@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
Anne has lived in the Dayton area her entire life. She attended Kettering City Schools and graduated from Fairmont High School. Anne started her career in insurance in 1978 and joined Carr Insurance Agency in 1984. She is a property and casualty agent, specializing in claims. Anne prides herself on helping customers successfully navigate the claims process. She currently lives in Centerville, OH and has two grown sons and a daughter, who have given her many beautiful grandchildren and have even made her a great grandma. Anne enjoys reading, antique shopping, and likes to go dancing.

Shelia Thurman
Shelia Thurman

shelia.thurman@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
Shelia graduated from Xenia High School and attended Sinclair Community College and studied administration. Shelia began her insurance career at Carr Insurance Agency in 1998. She started out as the receptionist and spent 7 years as a personal lines agent. Currently, Shelia is the primary commercial lines service representative at Carr Insurance Agency. Shelia’s customer driven mentality is unparalleled. She works on a daily basis to provide exceptional customer service that exceeds expectations. Shelia resides in Beavercreek, OH with her husband and has two grown sons. She enjoys swimming in her free time.

David Haas
David Haas

david.haas@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
David  grew up in Michigan and attended Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky.  He has worked in the insurance industry for almost 3 years focusing on personal and commercial lines.  As an agent, David seeks to tailor coverages to his client’s needs and go above and beyond in terms of customer service.  David joined Carr Insurance in 2014 to help manage the agency's Louisville, Kentucky office.  In his spare time, David serves as the head varsity lacrosse coach for North Oldham High School and enjoys being active in the community.

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Ryan Kizer

ryan.kizer@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
Ryan grew up in Knoxville, Tennessee and attended East Tennessee State University where he studied Business Management.  Ryan began his professional career in retail and account management with Batteries Plus.  Relocating to Louisville in 2012 Ryan began working with local sporting goods retailer Stickhead Lacrosse & Sports.   While at Stickhead he supervised account and retail sales, as well as the programming aspects of the business.  Ryan joined the Carr Insurance team in 2016 to help manage the Louisville, Kentucky office.  As an agent Ryan strives to ensure customer satisfaction.  Addressing individual needs and providing logical solutions are his top priorities as an agent.  In his spare time Ryan enjoys spending quality time with his family and trying to improve his golf game.

Leslie Jenkins
Leslie Jenkins

leslie.jenkins@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
Leslie was born and raised in Beavercreek, OH and attended Miami Jacobs Career College. In 1990, she moved to Scranton, PA where she raised her three children. While living in Pennsylvania, spent 9 years at the Wayne County YMCA holding certifications in Fundamentals of Group Fitness and Principals of YMCA Health and Fitness, as well as 12 years at the Alpine Wurst and Meat House servicing. Leslie joined Carr Insurance Agency in April 2013 and is a dedicated administrative and customer service professional providing support to agents and customers. When servicing customers she upholds high values and fosters work in a cooperative team environment. In her free time Leslie enjoys spending time with her children, scrapbooking and outdoor scenic photography.

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Lee Martindale

lee.martindale@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
Lee was born and raised in Dayton, OH where she graduated from St. Joseph Commercial High School and attended the University of Dayton where her focus was on Secondary Education. Lee has worked in the insurance industry since 1970 and came to Carr Insurance Agency in 2008 as our marketing and administrative assistant. Lee lives in Bellbrook with her husband, and one son. In her spare time, Lee enjoys sewing, arts and crafts, and watching basketball.

Erin McAlpine
Erin McAlpine

erin.mcalpine@carragency.com
(937) 435-9000
Erin grew up in Centerville and Springboro, OH where she graduated from Arch Bishop Alter High School. She attended Sinclair Community College and studied Graphic Design. Erin has worked in the customer service industry for 14 years; which, 7 of those years were spent at Verizon Wireless as a Customer Service Representative. She started with Carr Insurance Agency in June 2013 as the marketing coordinator. Erin currently resides in Centerville, OH with her husband and two children. In her free time she enjoys photography, playing volleyball, and taking care of her family.