Volk’s Avanti is a family owned and operated business and has been for almost 60 years.
We pride ourselves in customer service and dedication. We work for you!
We were established in 1952 by Howard Volk, now deceased. 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 and commercial insurance, while Diane sells auto and home insurance 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 and specializes in home, auto, and commercial insurance.
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 and is the Operations Manager for the office. He 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 insurance.
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.