Rick has lived in the Bryan area all of his life and currently lives just south of town with his wife, Julie. They have four daughters, who keep them busy with their school, sports, and church activities. Rick started in the insurance business in 1999 working alongside his father and in 2006 he purchased the agency from his father. In 2016 Rick earned his Certified Insurance Counselor designation which entails training and exams in Commercial Lines Risk Management, Personal Lines, Personal Risk Management, Life & Health, Agency Management and Insurance Company Operations . Rick works hard within his insurance business and spends as much time with family as possible. He also enjoys a variety of recreational activities including; fishing, softball, boating, camping and playing with Bear his high energy Black Lab. Rick is also involved in a variety of community organizations.
Barb lives outside of Ney, Ohio with her husband, Mark. They have three grown daughters and 4 grandchildren. Barb started in the insurance industry working for Farmer Mutual Fire Protection Association. After starting her career there, she sought out a new opportunity to work at Cline-Armstrong Insurance Agency located in Hicksville, Ohio, where she has excelled for the past 24 years. Barb and her husband are involved with Xperience Church and the Defiance Dream Center in Defiance, Ohio. Barb loves to spend time with her family, and also enjoys reading, cooking and entertaining.
Nikki began working in the insurance industry in 2015 starting out with State Farm and Allstate. Nikki lives in Fort Wayne with her boyfriend, Launce, and their three children. When she is not busy with the kids' school and sports, she enjoys taking day trips to Terre Haute to see her oldest daughter at Indiana State University, going to concerts, and traveling.
Katie joined the team in September of 2020. She came to us with a background in business and marketing. She has a bachelor's degree in Business Management from Purdue University. She obtained her Property and Casualty license in March of 2021. Katie lives in Edon with her husband and their four children. She enjoys spending time with her family at the lake, working on home improvement projects, and reading when time allows!
Autumn has been a resident of Hicksville since 2000, along with her husband Rick and 4 adult children. She started working in the insurance business in 2018 and obtained her Property & Casualty license in June of 2021. She joined the R Taylor family in January of 2022. She enjoys spending her free time entertaining her family and friends, cooking, doing projects around their home and helping to lend a hand wherever she can.