About Us


 We are a family owned and operated business and have been for approximately 56 years. We pride ourselves in "Customer Service" and "Dedication" to our customers. We work for "you"! 

    Volk Insurance was established in 1952 by Howard Volk, now retired. Richard Volk now operates the family business under the business name Volk's Avanti Insurance Agency, Inc. with his wife, Diane. Richard has been selling insurance since 1971 and Diane has been selling since 1996. Richard specializes in   life, health and commercial insurance,while Diane sells
auto, home and specializes in Bonds. 

    In 2001, Cheryl Choate was added to the agency as a producer and partner. She has been selling insurance since 1989. She specializes in home, auto and commercial
    In 2004, Trevor Keller came to the agency from working with Missouri Department of Transportation. He is the son of Richard and Diane Volk. He holds a Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice. He has been in the insurance field since 1992. He is the Operations Manager for the office but also sells auto and home insurance.

    In 2006, Kelli McGrew came to the agency after graduating from Missouri Southern State University with a Bachelors degree in Business Management. She specializes in  auto and home

    In 2014, Eric Keller came to the agency from working in the auto sales field. He is also the son of Richard and Diane Volk. He has been an Insurance Producer for over 10 years and specializes in
life and health.

    We are licensed in Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas.

Let Volk's Avanti Insurance Agency, Inc. work for "you"! Let us try to save "you" some money and make sure "you" are properly insured.