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Koda Insurance Group

2658 Industrial Blvd.
Abilene, TX 79605

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About Koda Insurance Group

About Koda Insurance Group

We are an independent agency formed in December of 2014 with very talented agents and customer service representatives. Our goal is to provide customers with the best most comprehensive policy at the best price and this is accomplished by talking to many different insurance companies on your behalf.

Meet Our Team

Brendan Messenger

About Koda Insurance Group

Agent/Partner

brendan@kodainsurancegroup.com

Direct Number : 325-603-0843

Fax Number : 325-216-2929

Brendan graduated Summe Cum Laude from Midwestern State University in 2001 and served in the US Army in Iraq (1st Cavalry Division) and Afghanistan (82nd Airborne Division) during the war. He currently holds the Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow designation (LUTCF), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFCâ), and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™. Currently, Brendan is one of the only CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designees in Abilene with a focus on insurance. Brendan knows and understands a broad collection of insurances, from Medicare insurance to business insurance. In a world of misinformation and ads that oversell, you can rest assured that Brendan will provide you with objective information. Brendan resides in Abilene with his wife Kayla, daughter Callie, and son Isaac.

In the Army, Brendan served as an airborne infantryman, deploying to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in 2002. Upon his return, he attended Officer Candidate School and was later transferred to the 1st Cavalry Division, deploying to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2004. While in Iraq, Brendan's platoon patrolled the most dangerous road in the world at the time, Airport Road in Baghdad. The first Iraqi independent elections also occurred while Brendan and his unit patrolled the streets of Iraq, protecting the safety of the voters. Brendan was honorably discharged as a 1st Lieutenant in 2006.

 

Jacob Passmore

About Koda Insurance Group

Agent/Partner

jacob@kodainsurancegroup.com

Direct Number : 325-603-0845

Fax Number : 325-216-2905

Jacob holds a General Lines Property & Casualty License as well as a Life, Accident, and Health Insurance license. He is also a Commercial Lines Coverage Specialist, a unique designation that allows him to serve his business clients deeper than those who advise without it.

Jacob currently resides in Abilene, Texas. Outside the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife of 7 years, Amanda, and his adventurous 4 year old son, Drake. He also loves hunting, fishing, gardening, and carving decoys. He supports the hands and feet project, and was a four year letterman in football for the Abilene Christian University Wildcats!

 

Jennifer Bannowsky

About Koda Insurance Group

Agent

jennifer@kodainsurancegroup.com

Direct Number : 325-695-9999

Fax Number : 325-465-0023

After working 23 years in the medical field as an insurance benefits and billing specialist. She decided to pursue a career assisting her clients with another aspect of insurance. Holding insurance licenses in General Lines Property and Casualty as well as Life, Accident and Health, Jennifer is able to assist you with a wide range of insurance needs to protect you and your family. She is motivated and driven to find coverage that meets your needs.

Jennifer grew up in Brownwood where she attended Howard Payne University. She currently resides in Baird with her husband of 24 years, Fred and their son Luke. Outside of the office she enjoys being outdoors, working in the yard, hiking, fishing and hunting. She practices martial arts with her husband and son and she is a 2nd degree black belt in Kuk Sool Won.

 

Ruby Kemp

About Koda Insurance Group

CSR/Office Manager/Partner

ruby@kodainsurancegroup.com

Direct Number : 325-695-9999

Fax Number : 325-465-0023

Ruby holds a General Lines Property & Casualty License. She is currently our commercial lines CSR and office manager and has 20 years insurance experience.

Ruby currently reside in Talpa, Texas, which is halfway between Coleman and Ballinger. She enjoys working on their cattle/goat ranch with her husband Walter. She has 5 kids and Walter has 1; between them we have 15 grandkids. They keep them busy with birthdays and holidays.

 

Morgan Ocker

About Koda Insurance Group

Customer Service Representative

morgan@kodainsurancegroup.com

Direct Number : 325-695-9999

Fax Number : 325-695-9998

I am from Shamrock Texas,  I earned my Associate degree in Science from Howard College.  

I enjoy photography and videography, everything from family portraits

to the scenic views of Colorado.  In my spare time you will find me

Traveling and hiking with my Husky Julie and my camera.  I enjoy CrossFit and healthy living,

I love helping people and finding new adventures.  I am happy to make Abilene Home and be part of the KODA family.

 

Stephanie Freeman

About Koda Insurance Group

Customer Service Representative

stephanie@kodainsurancegroup.com

Direct Number : 325-695-9999

Fax Number : 325-695-9998

Stephanie holds a General Lines Property & Casualty License as well as a Life, Accident, and Health Insurance license.  Prior to starting her career in insurance she worked as an EMT and still holds her EMT certification.

Born and raised in west Texas Stephanie loves to spend time with her family and fishing.   

Stephanie has been a part of the KODA family since 2017.

 

The Agency offers all types of Insurance including Health, Life, Medicare, Business, Homeowners, Auto, Investments products, and Retirement Planning, so we are able to handle any need of our customers.

We look forward to serving you at Koda Insurance Group, please give us a call at 325-695-9999.



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