Tom Douglas

Agent/Owner

tom@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Tom has been a licensed agent since 1989. He is a graduate of Newman High School in Mason City (1982) and the University of Iowa (1986). Tom has been in the insurance business since graduating from Iowa, and moving back to his hometown to go into the family insurance business. Tom handles all Personal Lines, Business Insurance, and Life Insurance. Tom has a wife, Erin, and three children, Molly, Morgan, and Adam.

Steve Fettkether

Agent/Owner

fett@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Steve has been a licensed agent since 1998. In 2002, Steve became a partner. He graduated with a degree in marketing and has over 20 years of industry experience. Steve has served on numerous boards and is very active in the community. He is a past president of Cerro Gordo County Association of Independent Insurance Agents and the Mason City Family YMCA. Steve specializes in Property and Casualty insurance. He helps clients with risk management strategies for business, trucking, personal, and life insurance. He works together with his clients as a business partner focusing on their individual needs. Steve and his wife Carleen reside in Mason City with their two sons, Hunter and Isaac.

Mark Ebeling

Agent/Owner

mark@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Mark has been a licensed agent for fourteen years and has been with Edwards-Brandt & Associates, Inc. for over ten years. He specializes in group and individual health insurance and has been involved since the implementation of the Affordable Care Act in order to help our clients navigate the new law and provide the best options available for families, employers and their employees.

Mark is very active in the community. He is the President of the Clear Lake Chamber serving a second non-consecutive term, a board member of the Association for the Preservation of Clear Lake as well Past President, the Co-Chair for Ignite Clear Lake Fireworks Endowment Campaign and also serves on the Board of Directors for the Clear Lake Yacht Club Sailing School.

Mark, his wife, Kristin, and two daughters live in Clear Lake. He enjoys hunting, fishing and sailing as well as spending time on the lake with his family.

Doug Rurup

Agent

doug@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Doug is originally from Rockwell, Iowa. He has been with Edwards-Brandt for seven years. Doug enjoys golfing and rooting for the Iowa Hawkeyes. He lives in Clear Lake with his wife, Cindy, and three boys, Austin, Duke, and Trey.

Bill Gasperi

Agent

bill@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Bill Gasperi has over 37 years experience with Property and Casualty Insurance for both Personal and Commercial Lines. He specializes in trucking and bowling centers. Bill has lived in Mason City all his life.

Adam Duffy

Agent

adam@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Adam grew up in Mason City. He is a 1988 graduate of Newman High School and a 1993 graduate of the University of Northern Iowa. Upon graduating from UNI, Adam lived in the Waterloo/Cedar Falls area before returning home to North Iowa in 1998. Adam has been a licensed agent since 2006 in Life/Health, Personal Lines and Property & Casualty. Adam enjoys watching and participating in many sports. Adam and his wife, Jen, live in Mason City and enjoy spending time with their two children, Kennedy and Connor.

Allison Pappas

Commercial Lines CSA

allision@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Allison has been working in the insurance industry since 2009 when she started at an agency in Burlington Iowa, working as a personal lines account manager. She joined Edwards-Brandt Insurance in July 2015, where she now specializes in commercial lines accounts.

Allison lives in Clear Lake with her husband Josh and their two children, Silas and Scarlet. She enjoys gardening, hiking and teaching her children to cook.

Cheryl Ginder

Commercial Lines CSA

cheryl@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Cheryl graduated from St. Ansgar High and North Iowa Area Community College. She has been with Edwards-Brandt and Associates, Inc. since 1975 and is a Customer Service Agent licensed for Commercial, Personal, Life, and Health Insurance. She handles Commercial Insurance, which includes the Bowling Center Insurance Program for various states. She enjoys spending time with her family, gardening, and traveling.

Cindy Craw

Commercial Lines CSA

cindy@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Cindy grew up in Ringsted and moved to Mason City to attend Hamilton Business College. After graduation she worked for Cerro Gordo County Farm Bureau Insurance before joining the EBA family in 1985. Cindy worked in the Personal Lines department for one year, then made the move to the Commercial Lines Department and has been there ever since. Cindy lives in Mason City with her husband, Jim and family dog, Isabella. They have two sons, Parker and Blake.

Debbie Cook

Commercial Lines CSA

debbie@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Debbie has been a part of the Edwards-Brandt team since July 2002, but has been in the insurance business since 1994. She specializes in Commercial Lines, but is also licensed in Personal Lines, Life, Accident, Health and Crop Insurance. Debbie’s hometown is Decorah, Iowa. She is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. degree in Clothing & Textiles Business with a minor in Management. Debbie and her husband, Bruce, along with their two boys have lived in Ventura/Mason City area since August of 1999. Her hobbies include attending her boys school events, motorcycle riding, cheering on the UNI Panthers, and traveling

Connie Downing

Commercial Lines CSA

connie@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Connie has over 26 years of insurance experience and has been with the EBA team since 1993. She is a licensed Commercial Lines Agent, specializing in the individual/fleet truck market, but also holds licenses in Life, Accident & Health. Upon graduating from Hamilton Business College, Mason City, IA in 1986, she has spent her entire business career working with the public in Customer Service Relations. Connie is a lifelong resident of the North Iowa area and is married with two daughters and four grandchildren, who continue to be a constant joy in her life.

Brenda Katalinich

Life/Health and Commercial Lines CSA

brenda@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Growing up in North Iowa, Brenda spent time living in Texas and Des Moines before returning to Mason City after a 27 year absence. As a graduate of NIACC and La’James International College, Brenda enjoyed a varied professional career that included working for insurance carriers before deciding to become a licensed agent in 2010. She joined our team in September 2013 and is licensed in all lines, but specializes in Life and Health. Brenda has two married daughters and three grandchildren. She is happy to be back to her roots and absolutely loves living in Clear Lake.

Darcy Shropshire

Personal Lines CSA

darc@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Darc’ has been a part of the Edwards-Brandt team since September of 2012. Born and raised in Harlan IA, she and her husband, Chuck, have four children, and three grandchildren. Darc has been a licensed insurance agent since 2000, specializing in Personal Lines, but also licensed in Commercial Lines, Life, Accident & Health.

Ashley Pearce

Personal Lines CSA

ashley@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Ashley was born and raised in Mason City. She became a licensed insurance agent in 2010 after graduating from UNI with a bachelor’s degree in Communication. She joined the EBA team in 2011, specializing in Personal Lines Customer Service. She enjoys watching the Iowa Hawkeyes, going to country music concerts, spending time with her family and friends, and her longhaired miniature dachshund, Mia.

Teri Tusha

Receptionist

teri@edwards-brandt.com

641-423-0675


Teri has been with Edwards-Brandt & Associates since August of 2011, where her specialty is a warm welcome to all who enter and a friendly voice to all callers. Along with her front desk duties, she also assists with advertising and promotional products for the agency. Teri and her husband, Tom, have two sons and reside in rural Clear Lake. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors, attending her sons’ athletic events, boating, gardening, cooking, and staying physically active.