About Us

ABOUT THE AGENCY INSURANCE

The Agency Insurance is a local independent insurance agency based in Beach, North Dakota. We specialize in auto, home, commercial, farm & ranch, crop & hail and even insurance for those special toys.

Coverage for what matters most.

ABOUT THE AGENCY INSURANCE

The Agency Insurance is a local independent insurance agency based in Beach, North Dakota. We specialize in auto, home, commercial, farm & ranch, crop & hail and even insurance for those special toys.

Coverage for what matters most.

OUR TEAM

OUR TEAM

Mark K. Hardy

Mark.k.hardy@theagencynd.com
Partner, Agent

Mark is an agent located in Beach, ND. Mark is on the board for the Northern Pulse Growers Association, Spirit of the West Fest, CHI St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation, and also works with Don Hardy on the family farm in Beach. Mark has a background in finance and is the owner of Stateline Property, LLC; authorized dealer for Meridian Manufacturing hopper bins. In 2015, Mark helped create The Agency Insurance, LLC. to service customers with insurance needs other than his Crop & Hail insurance business, Agri Insurance, Inc. Mark is a University of Mary alum and enjoys staying active with various organizations. He has traveled to Washington DC to the U.S. Capitol and United Nations HQ in New York to speak up for agriculture and business in our area.

Denise Raisler

Denise.raisler@theagencynd.com
Partner, Agent

Denise Raisler is an Agent/Owner/Partner of The Agency Insurance LLC. in Beach ND at the main office. She currently licensed in ND, MT, SD and Minnesota and has worked in the insurance industry since 1996 with experience working at Beach FSA office as well as ND, SD, CA and MN insurance agencies. She has her CPIA Insurance designation and is an Alumni of NDSU. She grew up in the Sentinel Butte area with a farm and ranch background and she and her husband John live on their third generation farm south of Beach. Denise enjoys traveling, cooking, camping, boating, gardening, cycling and entertaining friends and family for her down time. Favorite part of the insurance industry is getting to know all the people.

Bonnie J. Underwood

Bonnie.underwood@theagencynd.com
Agent

Bonnie Underwood is an agent with the Agency Insurance LLC. In the Beach ND location. Currently licensed in ND and MT. She has been in the insurance industry since 1984. She started with Valley Insurance and Jim Steidl. Went thru all the changes and merges to BW Insurance and recently came to us during the BW/ Hub Insurance merge. She brings experience in all lines of insurance – and a great following of loyal clients. She and her family were from a ranch near Sentinel Butte for 42 years and moved into Beach 2009. She has a large expanded friend and family network. She loves working in her yard – it is one of her passions. Bonnie has been working with our local Golden Valley Manor in various positions on the board for 20 plus years.

Tara Craigo

Tara.craigo@theagencynd.com
Agent

Tara is the newest addition to our Beach office staff. She comes to us from Hub International. She has 3 years of experience in the insurance industry. She and her husband Val have 2 busy boys. Tara is an alum of Minnesota State University Moorhead with a degree in mass communications – which comes in handy with all of our various types of customers. She teaches Sunday school at the church and also in on their education board. Her hobbies include chasing children and 2 dogs, working in her yard and spending time at the lake with her family.

Kim Eichhorn
Baker, MT Office

baker@agriins.com
Agent

Kim is new to the insurance business and the newest addition to team! She works closely with customers to provide them the highest level of support with their insurance needs. Kim is licensed to sell property & casualty insurance as well as bonds in Montana. She was raised in Wyoming where her family worked on a yearling operation and trained horses. She has a great understanding for insurance and is passionate about helping others. Kim’s husband grew up in Baker, and they have two sons who work on ranches in the Big Timber area. Depending on the season, Kim likes to golf, team rope, garden and enjoy the outdoors with her family. She is community orientated as she volunteers at the county fair for 4-H and breast cancer awareness fundraisers.

Dirk O’Connor
Baker Office

baker@agriins.com
Agent

Dirk is a licensed agent located in the Baker and Plevna, Montana area. He is currently licensed for all of your insurance needs in Montana, North Dakota, and SD. Dirk farms and ranches in Fallon County and is a Montana State University alum. He is a progressive producer and involved in many local organizations such as the Little Beaver Conservation District Board. Dirk and his wife Sheila have six children and the whole family enjoys being active in 4-H, rodeo, and athletics. Dirk started with crop insurance because he knew he could help educate producers in Montana about how to use their crop insurance as a better risk management tool. Now Dirk is focused on helping the community, friends, and family get the coverage they need on and off the farm.

Coverage for What Matters Most

Insurance Services for North Dakota, South Dakota & Montana