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Hogans® Agency

220 High St.
Chestertown, MD 98765

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About Us

About Us

Why Choose Hogans ® ?

When choosing an insurance agency, you want a company you can trust. Hogans® is an independent insurance agency. We do not work for an insurance company; we work for you! We work on your side when you have a loss and follow through to see that you get fair, prompt payment.

As an independent, full-service insurance agency, our duty is to our clients best interests. As your insurance agents, Hogans® will provide YOU with the best service and the best coverage, at the best possible price.

Service

We at Hogans® are a little old fashioned, if you want something done quickly, we will do everything we can to assist. Customer service is of paramount importance to us. Our customers recommend us to their friends and family. Our expertise is based on well-trained experienced staff that can tailor a comprehensive insurance program for your specific needs. You will have the added benefit of working with agents who understand your needs. Finding the right policy is only the beginning.

When you become a Hogans® client, you will receive:

  • Practical and accurate information about your insurance policy and your insurance company
  • An agent who works for your interests
  • Personal service

Whether you need to make a policy change, have a question about billing or need to report a claim our customer service representatives are the best in the business and will handle your request professionally and quickly.

Our web site is also available 24/7 to accommodate your busy schedule. Please bookmark our website, and visit us often. We look forward to hearing from you

Client Testimonials

Meet Our Professional Staff

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Bonnie Chaires

Email: bonniec@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 1-800-4HOGANS

800-446-4267

Resides In: Rock Hall, MD.

Licensed In: Property & Casualty

Hobbies & Interests: Traveling, Member of the Wesley Chapel Church, Singing in their Choir, and playing the English hand bells in the bell choir

Bio: Bonnie has been with The Hogans® Agency, Inc since 1975. Starting out in our Rock Hall Office, as a Personal Lines Customer Service Representative, after 15 years she was moved to our main office in Chestertown MD. She is a Personal Lines Customer Service Representative and a Property & Casualty Agent.


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Casey Hershberger

Email: casey@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 1-800-4HOGANS

800-446-4267

Resides In: Chestertown, MD.

Hobbies & Interests: Nascar, Shopping, Traveling, Spending time with family & friends

Bio: Casey has been with The Hogans® Agency, Inc since 2011 as the Receptionist. She is now a Commercial Lines Customer Service Representative.


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Kathryn Hogans

Email: kathryn@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 1-800-4HOGANS

800-446-4267

Resides In: Chestertown, MD.

Licensed In: Real Estate (Maryland)

Hobbies & Interests: Cooking, Reading, Traveling

Achievements: Previous board member of Mid- Shore Council for Family Violence, Artworks, Kent School Finance Committee

Professional Designations: CCM (Certified Cash Manager)

Bio: Kathryn has been with The Hogans® Agency, Inc. since 2007 as a Real Estate Salesperson but has joined our Corporate Insurance Office. She oversees our accounting practices and procedures, bank relationships, and cash management.


Matthew Hogans

Matthew Hogans

Email: matt@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: Phone: 410 778-1665 or 800-446-4267

Resides In: Kent County

Hobbies & Interests: Family, travel, shooting sports

Licensed In: Property & Casualty, Life & Health, Broker of Record

Professional Designations: Broker of Record

Bio: Principal/Owner - The Hogans® Agency, Inc


Brittany R. Kaehler

Brittany R. Kaehler

Email: brittany@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 410-778-1665

800-446-4267

Resides In: Worton, MD

Hobbies & Interests: Reading, Crafting, Movies, Shopping, and Spending time with friends and family.

Licensed In: Property & Casualty

Bio: Brittany has been with the Hogans Agency since 2013 as a Commercial Lines Customer Service Representative.


Kaufman Thompson

Thompson Kaufman

Email: tommy@hogans.com

Office Location: KI Office: Rainbow Plaza - 1549 Postal Rd. Chester, MD 21619

Phone: 410-643-6660

800-446-4267

Resides In: Chester, MD.

Licensed In: Property & Casualty, Life & Health

Hobbies & Interests: Playing softball, Golf, Watching Ravens football

Achievements: Member of the American Legion, Member of the Bay Country Moose Lodge

Bio: Tommy has been with The Hogans® Agency, Inc. since 1988. He is the Branch Manager of our KI office and a Property & Casualty Agent. He works with both commercial and personal clients in all aspects as well individual and group life and health insurance.


Laura Marvel

Laura Marvel

Email: laura@hogans.com

Office Location: KI Office: Rainbow Plaza - 1549 Postal Rd. Chester, MD 21619

Phone: 410-643-6660

800-446-4267

Resides In: Stevensville, MD.

Hobbies & Interests: Spending time with family, Shopping, Hunting & Fishing

Achievements: 6 + years as secretary at the Grasonville Volunteer Fire Company

Bio: Laura has been with The Hogans® Agency, since 2016. She is a Customer Service Representative and is in the Accounting Department at our KI branch office.


Megan Murray

Megan Murray

Email: mmurray@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 1-800-4HOGANS

800-446-4267

Resides In: Chestertown, MD.

Hobbies & Interests: Cooking, Wine Making, Theatre, Travel

Bio: Megan has been with The Hogans® Agency, Inc since 2012. Starting out as a part time Real Estate secretary, she most recently has been promoted to the Accounting Department for the company. Additionally, Megan oversees the licensing & education requirements for the Insurance Producers & CSRs as well as renewals for our Charter Boat Program.


Deb Nasatka

Deb Nasatka

Email: debn@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 410-778-1665

800-446-4267

Resides In: Galena, MD

Hobbies & Interests: Kayaking, Gardening, Reading

Bio: Deb joined the Hogans Agency in 2014 as our one of our part time receptionists. She is one of the first people you will meet when you visit our headquarters located at Stam Hall.


Liz Redman

Liz Redman

Email: lizr@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 1-800-4HOGANS

800-446-4267

Resides In: Chestertown, MD.

Hobbies & Interests: Running, Travel, Fashion, Duke Basketball, and Coffee

Licensed In: Property & Casualty

Bio: Liz has been with The Hogans® Agency, Inc. since 2000. Starting out as a Life & Health CSR, File Clerk, Receptionist, worked in the accounting department and has been promoted to Operations Manager. She is now a Customer Service Representative, Property & Casualty Agent, and a Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR).


Amanda Schnaithmann

Amanda Schnaithmann

Email: amanda@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 410-778-1665

800-446-4267

Resides In: Chestertown

Hobbies & Interests: Hiking, gardening, traveling, reading, music, cooking

Licensed In: Property and Casualty

Bio: Amanda Schnaithmann is an Account Executive, responsible for personal sales and commercial lines sales. She originally hails from Charles County in Southern Maryland where she worked in real estate as a multi-million dollar sales producer. She holds an Associate of Arts degree from College of Southern Maryland and has earned the designations of Graduate of Realtor Institute (GRI) and Accredited Staging Professional (ASP). Amanda is a member of National Association of REALTORS®, Maryland Association of REALTORS®, as well as Southern Maryland Association of REALTORS® where she served on the Ethics Committee as a Co-chair, Chairperson of the Public Awareness Committee, and served on the Board of Directors.

Since 2015 Amanda has served on the Board of Directors for Colchester Farm Community Supported Agriculture. The CSA promotes an alternative model of farming that strengthens the relationship between farms, community members, food, and the land. She has served on both the finance, and marketing and membership committees.

Amanda lives in Chestertown with her husband, Ryder, their dog, cat, chickens, and dairy goats.


Betty Thomas

Betty Thomas

Email: bettyt@hogans.com

Office Location: KI Office: Rainbow Plaza - 1549 Postal Rd. Chester, MD 21619

Phone: 410-643-6660

800-446-4267

Resides In: Grasonville, MD.

Hobbies: Bike Riding, fishing, hunting, spending time with family (5 grandchildren), attending church services at First Baptist Church of Kent Island

Licensed In: Property & Casualty

Achievements: Member of the Bay Country Moose Lodge & Grasonville Volunteer Fire Company

Bio: Betty has been with The Hogans® Agency, Inc since 2010. Shortly after starting she obtained her Property & Casualty Insurance license. She is a Customer Service Representative, a Property & Casualty Agent.


Sara White

Sara White

Email: swhite@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 800-446-4267

Resides In: Galena, MD

Licensed In: Property & Casualty

Professional Designations: CSR

Bio: Sara is a recent Maryland transplant, originally residing in Texas. She has a background in real estate, but has transitioned over to the insurance industry. She joined the Hogans Agency, Inc. in November of 2015 and is a licensed Personal Lines CSR.


Albert Woodfield

Albert Woodfield

Email: chuck@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 1-800-4HOGANS

800-446-4267

Resides In: Rock Hall, MD

Hobbies & Interests: Fishing, Hunting, Watching football, Spending time with friends and family.

Licensed In: Property & Casualty

Bio: Chuck has been with The Hogans® Agency, Inc since 2001 as a Property & Casualty Agent. He works with both commercial and personal clients in all aspects. More recently he has assumed the responsibility of our Marine Insurance Department. His duties include helping all Commercial and Personal Clients and traveling the east coast states to expand our customer base.


Susan Wright

Susan N Wright

Email: susan@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 410-778-1665

800-446-4267

Resides In: Chestertown

Hobbies & Interests: Spending time with her family, traveling, gardening, reading, watching movies and all things Disney

Duties: Receptionist

Bio: Susan joined Hogans Agency in 2014 as one of our part time receptionists after working in the Banking Industry for 30 years.  She is one of the first people you will meet when you visit our headquarters located at Stam Hall. She is a native of Chestertown and loves working on High Street.


Sherry Gore

Sherry Gore

Email: sherry@hogans.com

Office Location: KI Office: Rainbow Plaza – 1549 Postal Road. Chester, MD 21619

Phone: 1-800-4HOGANS

410-643-6660

Resides In: Grasonville, MD

Hobbies & Interests: Reading, traveling, gardening and volunteering Licensed in: Property & Casualty

Professional Designations: AIC, CSRP, LPCS

Bio: Sherry has been with The Hogans® Agency, Inc since 2016 as a Customer Service Representative. She has been in the insurance industry for 30 years with experience in personal & commercial insurance, claims and fraud investigation.


Kristine Walker

Kristine Walker

Email: kristine@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 1-800-4HOGANS

410-778-1665

Resides In: Kent County, MD

Licensed In: Property & Casualty, Personal Lines, MotorClub

Hobbies & Interests: Swimming, tennis, golf, pickleball, spending time with family & friends

Bio: Kristine has been with The Hogans® Agency, Inc since 2016 as the Business Development Manager.


Kim Pryce

Kim Pryce

Email: kim@hogans.com

Office Location: Stam Hall, 220 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620

Phone: 410-778-1665

Toll Free: 1-800-4-HOGANS

800-446-4267

Resides In: Chestertown, MD

Licensed In: Property & Casualty and Life & Health

Hobbies & Interests: Spending time with family & friends, reading, kayaking, exercising and rooting for my favorite sports teams.

Bio: Kim is a graduate of Washington College where she played Basketball and has a BA in English Literarture and a Minor in Art. She has been in the insurance industry since 2004 and came to Hogans in 2017 as the Major Accounts Manager of the Life Sciences Division.