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Bret A Atwood, Agency President

Licensed in: OH, PA Professional designations: CLCS Bio: Bret resides in Kittanning with his beautiful wife Molly and their three amazing daughters Lily, Annie, and Sadie. Education: Mercyhurst College BA, dual major, Criminal Justice and Accounting Agent Qualifications: CLCS

Phone: (724) 242-6067
Email: batwood@saains.com

Anita McClafferty, Associate Agent/Customer Service

I reside in Kittanning with my husband and two children. I'm a graduate of Elderton Jr/Sr High School, and am certified in medical terminology, coding, and transcription. I'm licensed in property and casualty. In my free time, I enjoy attending my daughter's cheer, hanging with friends, and riding our Ranger.

Phone: (724) 548-1971
Email: anitam@saains.com

Colby Owen, Commercial Insurance Licensed: PA Professional Designations CLCS

Licensed: PA Professional Designations: CLCS Bio: I reside in Kittanning with my wife Lexxie and three daughters Mia, Quinn, and Madeline. Upon graduation from Kittanning High school I received my degree in Sport Management and Business from Slippery Rock University. My passions include being involved in my daughters sports, hobbies, and interests. I enjoy coaching my daughters' teams, boating, camping, and watching my family learn and grow. In the community, I am active with the Rotary Club of Kittanning, the RGS YMCA, and other various community initiatives.

Phone: (724) 548-1971
Email: cowen@saains.com

Gregg Blair, Business Development Manager

After graduating from Youngsville High School, I joined the Navy and served as an Intelligence Specialist obtaining the rank of Second-Class Petty Officer.  Then I attended Gannon University and Penn State Behrend and ultimately graduated from Penn State with a degree in Business.  I am a member of various veteran’s organizations, and I have coached many sports teams in the Warren County Area. I am currently a member of the Warren Area High School Baseball team coaching staff. I currently live in Warren and have three sons, Gregg Jr., Braidy and Bryce.

Phone: (724) 548-1971
Email: gblair@saains.com

Nick Keefer, Commercial Associate

In working to idealize our family's dream
I joined Shellhammer's commercial insurance team.
My children (like many) are my pride & my joy
Our two little girls & our wild baby boy!
We ski as a family and play ball in the yard
Attempting to keep it simple; life's already hard.
Family in Kittanning & New Castle too
Our favorite hobby's getting together as a crew!
In the past I've learned carpentry & driven truck
Also blessed in the Army & have real estate luck.
I am licensed in to protect you in this wonderful state
Chose us as your partner; your policies will be great!

Phone: (724) 548-1971
Email: nkeefer@saains.com

Elysia Schreckengost, Associate Agent/Customer Service

I reside in Adrian with my husband and son. I'm a Lenape Tech graduate in Computer Information Technology, and a Certified Computer Technician. I'm property and casualty licensed, as well as a a licensed notary. In my spare time, I enjoy working on vehicles with my husband, boating, camping, and watching my son grow up.

Phone: (724) 548-1971
Email: elysias@saains.com

Nicole Reppard, Commercial CSR

I live in Ford City with my husband Jayson and three boys Ian, Nolan and Caden. I'm a graduate of Shannock Valley Graduate, and am certified in medical billing and coding. I'm also licensed in property and casualty insurance. Within our community, I'm a member of Team Red, White and Blue (RWB). I also enjoy running, reading, and watching my boys in wrestling.

Phone: (724)548-1971
Email: nreppard@saains.com

Rachel K. Cline, Office Manager/Associate Agent

I live in Yatesboro with my husband and son. I'm licensed in property, casualty, and life insurance. I'm an On Your Side Review Specialist. I will sit down with you annually to ensure your policies meet your ever-changing needs. I enjoy boating at the river, gardening, and collecting and cleaning cars.

Phone: (724) 548-1971
Email: rachelc@saains.com

Tyson Hilovsky, Financial Advisor

Phone: (724) 256-5430
Email: hilovst@nationwide.com

Tammy Ferraino, Commercial/Farm

I focus on sales and agricultural insurance at Shellhammer Atwood Agency. In my spare time, I enjoy riding my motorcycle.

Phone: (814) 275-1166
Email: tammy@saains.com

Patty Rupp, Front Desk

I've been with this agency since 2016. In my free time, I like being outside enjoying nature, and riding my Gator with my husband Mark and dog Molly.

Phone: (814)275-1166
Email: pattyr@saains.com

Lori Kahle, Office Manager/Associate Agent

I've been with Nationwide for 30 years. I'm a fan of walking, reading, the Steelers, and camp fires. On a good day, you will find me walking with our dog on trails or a country back road -- no phones, no TV, no computers.

Phone: (814) 226-8820
Email: lkahle@saains.com

Dawn Aaron, Associate Agent/Customer Service

I have been a part of the agency for 24 years. I work with personal line products: auto, home, specialty lines (motorcycle, ATV, boat, RV), and life insurance. I enjoy riding horses, ATVs, and snowmobiles. On a good day, you will find me out in the pasture with my horse, Nevada. If I'm very lucky, my daughter Allison and husband Dave are with me.

Phone: (814) 226-8820
Email: dawna@saains.com

Barry McCauliff, Financial Advisor

Phone: (814) 226-8820
Email: mccaulb2@nationwide.com

Courtney Hunsberger, Associate Agent/Customer Service

While in college, I accepted an internship opportunity in financial services. After obtaining my license in life insurance, I shifted toward a focus in property and casualty insurance. I enjoy playing classic board games and watching Disney movies. On a good day, you will find me outside, whether it's playing with my dog, taking walks with my husband or relaxing by a campfire. I love being outdoors.

Phone: (814) 226-8820
Email: chunsberger@saains.com

Fred Allen, Jr., Farm Insurance

Phone: (814) 226-8820
Email: allenf4@nationwide.com

Tim McMahan, Associate Agent

I am a graduate of Edinboro University of PA, with a degree in Computer Science. I have worked for McMahon Brothers Insurance since 2006 and am licensed in Property, Casualty & Life, and Health insurance.

Phone: (814) 677-4084
Email: timmc@saains.com

Cathy Osborne, Associate Agent

I live near Franklin, PA with two of my children and quite often also have foster children who live with me. I graduated from Oil City Area High School. I am licensed in Property and I have been with McMahon Brothers Insurance since 2012. I raise seeking eye puppies, play the Saxophone, and enjoy horses, camping, reading, crocheting, and scrapbooking. You will find me spending time with my grandson, family, and dogs.

Phone: (814) 437-6702
Email: cathyo@saains.com

Christi DiPenti, Office Manager

I have been in the insurance business for 20 years. I have been with Voty Insurance Agency for over 13 years. I am licensed in property, casualty & life, and health. Find me camping or fishing on the alleghany Resevoir with my husband.

Phone: (814) 726-2450
Email: chrisitd@saains.com

Jennifer Yahner, Customer Service

I reside in Warren, PA with my husband and our six fur babies. I have been with the Voty Insurance Agency for four Years. I like to camp, golf, fish and also spend time with family. My favorite season is Summer. You'll find me camping or in the pool.

Phone: (814) 726-2450
Email: jennifery@saains.com

Amanda Causey, Associate Agent/Customer Service

I reside in St Petersburg with my husband Kevin, son Ezekiel, and daughter Riley. I am licensed in Property and Casualty.  In my free time I enjoy attending my son's baseball games, daughter's softball games and spending time with family & friends around our bonfires.  

Phone: (814) 226-8820
Email: amandac@saains.com