Team

How We Work

How We Work

Our reasons for becoming insurance professionals are deeply personal. We repeatedly saw friends and family struggling to find the coverage they needed. We are confident that with our understanding of the insurance space, we can help people better prepare for the future. After years in the business, we have developed a reputation for educating individuals in an easy-to-understand manner, so they can easily grasp personal insurance concepts. Above all else, we feel a commitment to our community.

Our team approach adds perspective and provides increased benefits to our clients.

Meet Our Team

Joel Rice

President

(301) 582-2636 ext. 302

(301) 582-2832

riceagency@live.com

Joel is a native of Hagerstown Md. He graduated from North Hagerstown High and received his undergraduate degree from Shepherd University. He started the Rice Agency in 1997 and has been in the Insurance and Financial Services Industry...

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Angela Keller

Licensed Associate Agent

(301) 582-2636 ext. 305

(301) 582-2832

angela.keller83@outlook.com

Angie is a licensed agent with The Rice Agency, with over 3 years of experience specializing in insurance, home, auto and life. She has over 10 years of experience within the financial industry working as a licensed financial advisor...
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Gerry Eckenrode

Licensed Associate Agent

(301) 582-2636 ext. 402

(301) 582-2832

gerrynationwide@outlook.com

Prior to Nationwide I was a teacher and basketball coach for 11 years at 4 different high schools. I started with Nationwide as an agent in 1984 and built my own agency. I opened an office in Eldersburg in 1986 and have been in the...

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John Paris

Licensed Associate Agent

(410) 857-7666

(301) 582-2832

jparisnationwide@gmail.com

John P. Buenger SR, LUTCF

Licensed Associate Agent

(928) 227-3374

(301) 582-2832

jpbsr26@outlook.com

LICENSED: FINANCIAL ADVISOR AND INSURANCE AGENT SERIES 6 AND 62, LIFE, HEALTH, ANNUITY & P&C EXPERIENCE: NATIONWIDE AGENCY OWNER FOR 25 YEARS - 44 YEARS INSURING CLIENTS COAST TO COASTSEMINAR SPEAKER/EDUCATOR FOR 40 YEARS...

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Leslie Holman

Administrative Assistant

(301) 582-2636 ext. 500

(301) 582-2832

holmal1@outlook.com

Mae Daniels

Licensed Associate Agent & Commercial Specialist

(301) 582-2636 ext. 307

(301) 582-2832

maedaniels@live.com

Nationality: Filipino Languages: English, Tagalog, Ilokano, Bisaya, Ilonggo Employment: Been with the Rice Agency for 15 years and been an agent for 9 years Licensed in the State of: MD, PA, WV, VA

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Mark Hawk

Licensed Sales Agent

(301) 582-2636 ext. 301

(301) 582-2832

hawk.mark@outlook.com

Mark is a licensed insurance agent with Rice Agency who takes pride in providing uncanny service to his clients making sure they are properly insured putting their needs first. It is his passion knowing that he can protect people and...

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Michelle Flook

Licensed Sales Agent

(301) 582-2636 ext. 309

(301) 582-2832

michelleflook75@outlook.com

I have spent most of my life working in the customer service field, in one way or another. Helping people, in any way, is the very fiber that makes up who I am, and what brings me the most joy in life. I have background in human...

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Nathan Wisherd

Licensed Sales Agent

(301) 582-2636 ext. 311

(301) 582-2832

wishen1@outlook.com

Born & raised in Hagerstown, I have been in the insurance field for one year now and looking forward to growing & becoming the best possible agent. My college background is in environmental sciences & am an active member in the local...

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Savanna Jakoby

Licensed Sales Agent

(301) 582-2636 ext. 308

(301) 582-2832

jakoby.s@outlook.com

My name is Savanna Marie Jakoby. I have always been a part of the customer service industry. Everything that I learned through the restaurant industry in my younger years as far as making sure each one of my customers is happy and...

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Stephani Serrano

Administrative Assistant

(301) 582-2636 ext. 300

(301) 582-2832

steph.345@outlook.com

As a new member of the Rice Agency team, I am mastering the ins and outs of what makes a great insurance agent. As an administrative assistant, I am the first point of contact with many of our clients, but it makes my day so gratifying...

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Tammy Oberholzer

Office Manager & Licensed Associate Agent

(301) 582-2636 ext. 313

(301) 582-2832

oberht2@outlook.com

I have 15 years in the insurance industry. I live in Greencastle with my husband, my two Australian Shepherds, and two cats. In the summer I enjoy my retreat at the Potomac River. I also enjoy traveling with our friends to...

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