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    Jennifer Machande
    Manager/Licensed Insurance Agent
    Jennifer Machande of Miles, IA joined The Engel Agency, Inc. in 2003. Jennifer currently specializes in commercial, personal and farm insurance, as well as life and health insurance. She is also a licensed real estate agent. Jennifer is available Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm or by appointment and can be reached via email or at the office.
    Fred Droste
    Real Estate Agent
    Lived in Maquoketa area since 1980 and have always been involved with farming one way or another. Recieved realtors license in 2003 and has been involved with residential, commercial, and farm realty. Very much enjoy working with people and all aspects of real estate. Received associates broker’s license in 2013. Was elected to the Board of Directors for the East Central Iowa Association of Realtors in 2016 and vice-president in 2017. In 2013 received insurance license for crop, P & C, commercial and farm. In 2013, joined the Engel Agency full time as an insurance and real estate agent. My wife, Sharon, and I still live on our farm Northwest of Maquoketa and enjoy time with our 2 grandchildren and family. We enjoy life in the country and the occasional motorcycle ride.
    Chris Schaefer
    Real Estate Agent
    Chris joined The Engel Agency 5 years ago. During that time she enjoys helping people get into their dream homes and helping our clients get the value out of their house they deserve when selling. Family is where you will find me when I'm not working, Spending time with my husband Ron, four children, Sam, Charlie, Carolyn , Ronny and two adorable grandchildren, Caleb and Mya. My family is where my heart is. Other activities are golfing and fishing.
    Lisa Bormann
    Customer Service Rep
    Lisa Bormann of Preston, IA joined The Engel Agency, Inc. in 2007. She specializes in customer service and can assist with personal lines insurance. Lisa is available Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm and can be reached via email, or by calling the office.