Diana Holder Diana Holder graduated from the University of Florida in 1991 with a BS in Business Administration majoring in Marketing. She became a licensed agent in 1991 and managed a health and life agency for three years and then started her own agency in 1994.
President at Holder Insurance Agency
Her passion is helping others through insurance protection and fundraising for those less fortunate. She has served on several insurance related boards. Currently, she serves on the ARC Marion Foundation Board whose sole purpose is to raise money to help children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. She is married to her high school sweetheart and has been blessed with three children.
Sheryl Holland, ACSR Sheryl Holland started her career in insurance in 1972 right out of high school. She obtained her Customer Service Representative and ACSR designation in 1993. She has performed a variety of roles in the Independent Insurance Agencies through the years. In 2008 she joined the team at Holder Insurance Agency. She is very blessed to have a wonderful husband, and a son who she is very proud of and his accomplishments.
Office Manager at Holder Insurance Agency
Melissa "Missy" Ridgway Missy Ridgway, was born and raised in Ocala and has been working in the Insurance Industry since 2000 and started at Holder Insurance in 2007. She specializes in Health Insurance of all kinds, but specifically enjoys working with the Medicare Plans and Seniors. She enjoys educating her clients about their health insurance and how to get the best coverage for their needs.
Health & Life Agent at Holder Insurance Agency
She has been a member of the Pilot Club of Ocala since 2004, a local chapter of Pilot International, a civic organization with a focus on Brain Safety and Education. She has worked closely with the Anchor Clubs in High Schools & Middle Schools (junior members of Pilot International) from 2010-2014 as the FL District Anchor Coordinator and 2012-2014 as the International Anchor Coordinator.
She enjoys spending time raising money for local organizations like the Alzheimer’s Association and serving others through different community service projects that she is involved with. Missy has a heart for others, and that is apparent even in working with her clients.
Jessica McCubbin Jessica began her career in 2008 as an independent health and life insurance agent. Since coming to Holder Insurance Agency she has also obtained a Florida personal lines insurance license. Jessica works primarily in the personal lines department but is always willing to help anyone she can. She loves meeting new people and enjoys the connections she makes with each of her clients. She is married with 3 beautiful daughters.
Commercial Lines Agent at Holder Insurance Agency
Connie Jones, CIC, ACSR, CPIW Connie Sands Jones is the Commercial Marketing Manager for Holder Insurance. Connie began her insurance career in January 1981, at the regional office of Nationwide Insurance in Gainesville, Florida. After leaving Florida in 1993, Connie worked in various insurance positions, including marketing, producing and underwriting, in the states of Alaska, South Carolina & Tennessee, before moving back home to Oxford, Florida. She joined Holder Insurance in April 2013.
Commercial Lines Marketing at Holder Insurance Agency
In addition to a Liberal Arts degree, Connie holds the designations of Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), Accredited Customer Service Representative (ACSR), Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) and Certified Professional Insurance Woman (CPIW).
She is a past President and Vice-President of the Insurance Professionals of Sumter and in 1999 was a representative in the South Carolina State Delegate of Insurance Professionals. Connie is married to the love of her life, Don Jones, and together they have 4 children & 4 amazing grandchildren.