Our McGregor Office
Our McGregor Office was established in 2020 when Mike Anderson purchased McGregor/Moose Lake Insurance. While growing the agency, we have added to our amazing team. Please meet our newest team members below!
Left to right: Pam, Ranae, Nate, Debbie, Tom
Not Pictured: Mike, Paula
Nate Jackson - Manager/Agent
Nate started with Pine Insurance Agency in 2020. He has been in the insurance industry since 2015. He brings with him a unique combination of experience and skills. Having owned 2 separate small businesses for over 13 years, he understands the ins and outs of running a business. By combining that knowledge with his insurance experience he is able to focus on helping his clients navigate the confusion that can come with understanding business coverages and needs. Although commercial insurance is his specialty, he writes personal lines as well. Nate will be working from both our McGregor and Moose Lake locations.
In his spare time Nate enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 children, two of which are in college. His wife and he both graduated from McGregor and enjoy all the area has to offer while spending time with their families and friends.
Tom Kuppich - Agent
Tom has been in the insurance business since 2000 when he started with McGregor Insurance Agency. He writes all lines of insurance and likes meeting new clients, getting to know them and their families so he can offer the right protection at a rate they can afford. He's always willing to answer any questions his clients have to make sure they are knowledgeable on the policy and coverage they have in place.
In Tom's spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 kids, golfing and watching Gopher sports as he is a graduate from the University of Minnesota himself.
Debbie Anderson - Receptionist/CSR
Debbie started with McGregor Insurance Agency in 2010. She is the welcoming voice you hear when you call and the cheerful, smiling face when you walk in the door. She is always willing to help our clients with questions, payments or anything else you might need. She is friendly and always up for a good chat. Debbie has worked in customer service most of her adult life and loves helping others. She moved to the McGregor area from the Twin Cities 15 years ago and can't imagine living anywhere else.
In her time off, Debbie volunteers for the McGregor Lions, loves to read, go for walks and garden. She is married and has 2 VERY spoiled cats!
Pam Hoover - Agent/CSR
Pam has been with McGregor Insurance since 2001. She writes all lines of insurance but specializes in personal lines including health care. Although she is busy writing new policies she is also one of our wonderful customer service reps as well and is always willing to help all of our clients. She enjoys being able to interact with her clients and make sure they are protected no matter which line of insurance is needed.
In her spare time Pam enjoys reading, gardening, quilting, golfing with her husband and spending time with her family. Especially her grand kids!
Ranae Danielowski - Agent
Ranae started her career in insurance in Alaska in 2003. She moved back to Minnesota in 2009 and started working with her dad's agency in McGregor, which then merged with McGregor Insurance in 2011. Ranae specializes in personal lines and takes pride in her work, her product knowledge and customer service skills. Her friendly caring and helpful personality has created a well established relationship with her customers and all of our carriers. Ranae is always ready to sit down and enjoy a visit with all of her customers!
Ranae has a special connection to McGregor and the community having ben born and raised along with the 3 generations before her. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, hanging out with her 2 kids, watching her son play sports, going on road trips and outdoor recreational activities.
Mike Wayrynen - Agent
Mike started his career in insurance in 1989 when he took over his uncle's agency which had been in business since the 1950's. He then merged his Wayrynen Insurance agency with McGregor Agency in 2011. His daughter Ranae joined him in 2009 - and now they are all part of the Pine Insurance Family. Mike still enjoys working with his clients, some of which he has had for over 30 years! Mike writes all line of insurance and always makes sure they have the correct coverage in place. With his knowledge and expertise, he's an incredible asset to the Pine Insurance Team!
Mike has lived in the McGregor area his whole life. His family has made it their home since 1895! His children live close by with his son Matt on the family farm, keeping the family legacy going! Mike is a self-diagnosed golf addict and enjoys golfing in both Minnesota during the summer and Arizona in the winter. He enjoys spending time with his wife, their children and four grandchildren.
Paula Jackson - Agent
Paula started with Pine Insurance in our McGregor office in 2022. She was relicensed and is writing personal lines, life and health. She brings with her years of experience from the medical field giving her a unique combination of assets that will benefit all of our clients. She was born and raised in McGregor and is really excited to help the people in her community with all their insurance needs.
In her downtime, she loves spending time with her husband and their 3 children. When they are not watching sports, they enjoy spending time on the lake and everything else the beautiful area has to offer.