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Schmale Insurance Agents & Key Personnel

Richard A. Sedlak, CIC

President/Agent for All Lines

Rick began with Schmale in 1977 as an Agent. In 1987 he became a Partner until 1995 when he became President. Rick is a licensed agent in Commercial, Personal, Life and Health Insurance. He has held the Certified Insurance Counselor designation since 1983.


Stephen W. Sedlak, CIC, CWCA

Agent - Commercial, Personal, Life, and Health Insurance

Stephen joined the Schmale team in 2010. He is licensed in Commercial, Personal, Life, and Health Insurance. Stephen comes to us with great business and sales background. In 2005, while still attending college, Stephen started a refurbished cell phone business with four other college friends called Green Mobile, Inc. INC Magazine named Green Mobile as one of "The Coolest College Start-Ups" in their annual contest. After leaving Green Mobile in 2008, Stephen spent the next year and a half as an Assistant Manager and Corporate Account Manager for Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Looking for a more outside-sales based career, Stephen joined ADP, Inc. in 2009 as a District Manager. Stephen learned valuable sales and client satisfaction skills while working with small business in the St. Louis area.


Sue Marty

Customer Service Representative - Commercial Insurance

Sue has been with Schmale since 2004. She began her insurance career over 30 years ago. Sue held several positions in rating and underwriting with companies such as Commercial Union, CGU, Hawkeye Security and Liberty Mutual to name a few.


Beverly Holmes, CISR

Personal Lines CSR

Beverly has been in the insurance industry since 1994. Specializing in personal insurance, her strength is evaluating our customer's insurance needs and placing them with companies that offer competitive rates and strong products. She's always willing to go the extra mile to ensure outstanding customer satisfaction.


Jenny Donahue

Personal Lines CSR

Jenny started in the insurance industry in 1998 working as a service assistant to a national direct writer before working as a CSR at an Independent Agency.  She originally obtained her P&C license in 2004 when she purchased a small book of business and co-owned her own independent agency.  

Jenny joined Schmale Insurance in 2019 as she re-entered the industry after a couple year hiatus to work elsewhere. Working in personal lines, she focuses on providing quality customer service and working to place each client with the company that best fits their needs. 



Nevin Beyer


Nevin is a true Bond guru and can help anyone with any bond need.