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Locally owned and operated, we offer dependable, personal service to help you protect your business and your family.

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The best in protection-
from our family to yours.

At Brawner, we believe close-knit relationships are key to protecting what matters most to you. That's why we've made every effort since opening our doors in 1992 to ensure our business remains family-owned and -operated. Reach out to see what 30 years of family experience can do for you.

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Your Brawner Team

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Jared Brawner


Jared is the second-generation owner and President of Brawner Insurance. He is committed to helping clients find the right coverage for their needs and providing the best possible service while continuing his father’s legacy. Jared is a trusted community member involved in several local charities and organizations. He is married and has four children.

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Bonita Schmitz

Sr. Sales Advisor - Personal & Medicare Division

Bonita has been a dedicated member of the Brawner Insurance team for 14 years. Her responsibilities encompass Property, Casualty, Life, and Medicare Supplement sales, as well as overseeing general office management. Bonita is passionate about helping her community save on insurance while ensuring top-notch coverage. When not at work, she enjoys reading, traveling, and quality time with her family.

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Monica Mayfield Zahn

Sr. Advocate - Crop Division

With years of experience, Monica joined the Brawner Insurance team because of her passion for crop insurance and her customer base. Monica is passionate about being a dependable resource for her community, providing 24/7 support to her customers. Outside of work, she enjoys reading, relaxing at Baring Lake, and spending time with her daughter, who runs a bakery.


Jake Bunker

Sales Advisor – Personal & Commercial Division

Jake is the go-to sales advisor for Northeast MO and Southeast IA and resides in Kahoka, MO. He strives to help others while utilizing his 12 years of experience in various finance, sales, and management roles. When he has time to step away from delivering for his customers, you can find Jake spending time with his growing family and watching sports, especially golf and the NFL.


Brittany Kelsey

Sales Advisor – Crop & Livestock Division

Brittany has spent over 10 years cultivating relationships with Missouri agriculture producers to always put their best interest in mind. She is responsible for growing our agriculture division, consulting with the area’s top farmers on their Livestock (LRP & LGM) and Crop (Multi-Peril & PRF) needs. Brittany enjoys spending time working on their family cow-calf operation, showing livestock, and playing sports with her three boys.

Our Approach

Combining decades of experience with a suite of tools designed to simplify the process for our customers, we tailor each plan to the needs of your business or family.


Our Expertise

Locally owned and operated.

Brawner Insurance Agency is a family-owned and operated business that has been serving the Missouri, Iowa, and Kansas communities since 1992.

Committed to protecting your dreams.

We are committed to helping you achieve your goals and protecting you from the unexpected.

Personalized service.

We work eye-to-eye with every customer to offer dependable, personal service.

We're here for you. 

We will always work for you, with your best interest in mind. We promise reliability and transparency, and to always have your back.


"They will do everything possible to help you out getting insurance. I would highly recommend this insurance company."
"They are very helpful! Brawner answered all my questions and gave me good advice."