WHO WE ARE
Part of what we do, and have done for over seventy years, is to provide access to several insurance companies. We work with them all in order to find the most economical solution to your insurance needs.
We work hard to build a trusted relationship with our customers. We make every effort to make you feel welcome when you call or come by our offices. We want you to have the confidence in us that your parents may have had and that your children will have. We are an organization dedicated to our customers.
Jim and his wife, Nancy, have owned the Goodson Agencies since 2013, prior to that he managed the business for many years. Jim grew up watching his mom and dad both run their own businesses and, by watching them, grew to understand that trust and integrity are the foundations on which strong relationships with valued customers are built. He is also a strong believer in giving back to the community, having been elected three times to serve on a hospital board, and four times to serve as a school board member. He also has served as a part of the Comanche Youth Council, and served as a Chamber director in the past. Jim earned his Certified Insurance Counselor designation in 1996.
Jim and Nancy are parents to Taylor and Emily and grandparents to four amazing grands. When he’s not traveling to see the grands, he is busy playing guitar, piddling with his ’66 Chevelle, riding his bike, or enjoying yard work.
Ruth and her late husband, David, owned the Goodson Agencies from the early 70’s. She is mostly retired now, but continues to be an integral part of what we do, taking care of our accounting needs and pinch hitting when needed. Most of the time you will find her volunteering in the community or cheering on her grands at their school or sporting events.
Dana is a licensed agent and account manager at our Goodson office. She has been with the agency since 1991 and earned her Certified Insurance Counselor designation in 2005, She can knowledgeably and efficiently help you with your business or personal insurance. When she is not in the office, she can be found chasing her son around golf tournaments or basketball games and spending time with friends and family
Janice Swearengin-Rucker is also at our Goodson office, she has been a part of what we do for a total of 17 years. She is a licensed Insurance Service Representative and earned her Certified Insurance Service Representative designation in 2009. Her responsibilities include placing personal and business policies, servicing customer accounts, as well as taking care of customer’s insurance needs on a daily basis. She is a former piano teacher and has been a musician at her place of worship for many years. She enjoys friends, family and keeping up with six grandsons and all of their activities.
Joe has been a licensed insurance agent since 1975 and has been the senior agent at Cook Insurance for a number of years. His wealth of experience allows him to be able to offer advice and find the best insurance value for all our customers. Joe enjoys baseball and loves spending time with his children and grandchildren in all of their activities.
Jami is a licensed insurance agent and account manager in our Cook office. She holds both a property and casualty and a life license. She has been an important part of our team since 2014. Though she is young in the business she has trained under our veteran agents who have many years combined experience in the insurance field allowing her to offer a weath of knowledge to our customers. Jami has served 2 terms on the Comanche Chamber of Commerce Board and holds a position on the Comanche County Christmas Board of Directors. She also teaches the childrens Sunday School Class where she worships.
Jami and Clint enjoy spending every waking non-working moment following their 3 boys- Carter, Parker & Bec in every activity they are involved in.
Katelyn is a licensed insurance agent in our Cook Insurance office. She has be with us since 2018. She is the newest member of the team, though continues to gained experience and knowledge after being trained by and working alongside our seasoned professional agents daily. Katelyn currently serves on the De Leon Chamber of Commerce and is an active member of her church with her husband, Dustin. In their free time, it is tough to find them anywhere other than partaking in outdoor recreation or playing at their home with their furry and feathery pets.