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A long history of loyal service

Poweshiek Agency Inc. has been serving its clients since 1920. During that time, many faces have come and gone, but one thing has remained constant - our dedication to our customers. At Poweshiek Agency Inc., we work for you.


Eric started his insurance career in 1995 as a Billing Rep at Grinnell Mutual. He was promoted to a Commercial Underwriter in 1998 and became a Senior Commercial Underwriter in 2003. During his time at GMRC Eric studied extensively, earning designations from the American Institute for Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters, Society of Certified Insurance Counselors, and the Insurance Institute of America. In 2007, when Gary McKay started planning his retirement, Eric decided to move to the agency side of the business in order to work with local clients.

Eric Bru - Agency Manager

Because we represent many fine companies, we are able to provide comprehensive coverage, along with professional services at a competitive price. Whether you need Home, Auto, Business or Farm, we have products for you.

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DeAnn Clark - Executive Assistant

DeAnn started her insurance career in 1984 as a Marketing Assistant at Grinnell Mutual. While there, she worked as a Marketing Assistant, Administrative Assistant in IT and Claims before accepting a position as an Assistant Marketing Director for the Grinnell Life Insurance Company. In 2000 DeAnn became a Commercial Underwriter and worked extensively with agents in Minnesota. With a desire to work with customers on a local level she joined Poweshiek Agency Inc in 2012.