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A Midwest Managing General Agency and Excess Surplus Lines Broker

Our company headquarters is located in beautiful downtown Belleville, Illinois. With offices in Belleville, IL and Peoria, IL, we are able to provide fast, reliable service to insurance agents and their clients throughout the Midwest.

W. A. Schickedanz Agency, Inc.
300 West Main Street
PO Box 445
Belleville, IL 62222
Phone: (618)233-0644
Fax: (618)233-0672

Interstate Risk Placement, Inc.
7320 N. Villa Lake Dr
PO Box 3765
Peoria, IL 61612
Phone: (309)692-8544
Fax: (309)693-0402


Jack Miller
Ext. 100

David Miller
President & CEO
Ext. 105

Jack Heller
(1940 - 2016)

Rick Sutton:
VP Underwriting
Commercial Auto
Ext. 208


Diane Fuller
VP Administration
Claims Administrator
Ext. 204

Steve Miller
Executive VP-Secretary
Ext. 110

Stacey Yehling
VP of Administration
Ext. 130

Abby George
Director of Business Development


Wendy Lucas
Senior Underwriter
Commercial Auto
Ext. 209

Linda Duke
Specialty Lines
Underwriter – IL, MO
Ext. 125

Vincent Dinkelmann
Commercial Lines
Underwriting Manager
Ext. 120

Beth Van Horn
Gateway Premium Budget
Ext. 135


Virginia (Ginny) Pickus
Administrative Assistant
Ext. 145

Jacki Penn
Claims Assistant
Ext. 210

T. J. Smith
Administrative Assistant
Ext. 206


Tonya Hyder, Underwriting Assistant,, Ext. 212
Carrie Ferguson
, Technical Administrator/Underwriting Assistant,, Ext. 207
Tara Faulkenberry, Claims Assistant,, Ext. 216
Elizabeth Lang
, Administrative Assistant,, Ext. 155
Shannah Koprowski, Administrative Assistant,, Ext. 160

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