Robin Purkey VanGorder
Robin is the third generation management of the Purkey Insurance Agency. She has an Associate's Degree in Marketing from Owens Community College. She obtained her Property Casualty and Life licenses in 1979 and assumed leadership of the agency in 2002. Robin is very involved in her church and has been a 20 year volunteer for Huntington's Disease, which affects a close friend's family. Robin and her husband, Steve, have been married 36 years and have two children and four young grandchildren. She's a certified scuba diver, learned to waterski at 40 and took up archery at age 57. She loves traveling, theater, movies, all types of music, indoor and outdoor gardening and cooking.
Mark has been in the insurance industry for 35 years, and with Purkey Insurance Agency for 15 years. He is a proud graduate of Bowling Green State University. Mark is a past president of the Perrysburg Kiwanis Club, and is currently the treasurer for the Kiwanis Club and the Perrysburg Kiwanis Foundation. He is also an active member of the Maumee-Bowling Green Elks club. Mark is a lifelong Buckeyes fan, enjoys vacations with his family to the Jersey shore, golfing and spending time with friends.
Charlie began his insurance career in 1999 as a commercial lines insurance agent, and through the years has worked with property & casualty, life, disability and healthcare clients. Since joining the Purkey Insurance team in 2015, he has been servicing the needs of existing clients, as well as working with new ones. In his personal life he is devoted to his wife Zoellen, his children and grandchildren, and spends as much time with them as possible. In his spare time, he volunteers with his church, the Freemasons and the Shriners. As a matter of fact, if you pay attention at the next parade you attend, you may see him in one of those little red cars!
Teresa is a Personal Lines Customer Service Representative and Bookkeeper that has been with the agency for 10 years. She is the front desk face of the office! Teresa and her husband moved to Ohio 26 years ago, originally hailing from the state of Tennessee. Teresa loves to travel, hike and be out on the water with family and friends whenever possible. Musical theater, movies and cooking are other favorite pastimes. She is very active in her church, volunteering often and serving as an officer.