Sean Adair

Sean Adair

Drone Tech Enthusiast, Fan of the Royals, Chiefs, and Jayhawks, and Insurance Agent
Direct Phone -  913-754-3828

Sean started working at MAX in October of 2019.  Outside the world of insurance, Sean enjoys spending time with his family and traveling whenever and wherever he can.  While traveling, he gets to enjoy his favorite hobby, which is flying his drone and practicing amateur photography.  He is a big fan of the Kansas City Royals, Chiefs, and the Kansas Jayhawks!

Kim Bronder

Kim Bronder
Avid traveler, Mom of Three Daughters, and Insurance Agent
Direct Phone – 913-754-3807

Kim has been with MAX for 8 years and has over 18 years of experience in the insurance industry.  When Kim is not at work, she loves to travel, cook and read.  Kim and her husband of 33 years are involved with Retrouvaille, a ministry that helps married couples strengthen and heal their marriages.  She has three grown daughters, two sons-in-law and a precious granddaughter. Kim enjoys the spring and summer months where she can tend to her garden.


Terria Gallagher
Cubs Fan, Wife, Mother and Grandmother and Insurance Agent
Direct Phone - 913-754-3835

I have 17 years of experience in the insurance industry.  When not working I enjoy attending my son's sporting events from football to basketball to baseball.  I also love spending time with my 2 sons, 1 daughter and granddaughters.  I have 3 fur babies (dogs) that keep me hopping.  I also enjoy working in the yard and refurbishing furniture.  My favorite vacations are anywhere with a beach.


Diane Hebdon

Diane Hebdon
Wife, Mother of 6, Grandmother of 16, and Insurance Agent
Direct phone:  540-437-1658

Diane joined the MAX team in June of 2013 and has over 30 years of experience in various areas of the insurance industry. She loves working with her members and helping them with their insurance needs. Spending time with her family and playing with her big golden retriever, Farley, are her favorite things to do. Diane also enjoys writing, swimming, travel, and knocking things off her bucket list. Para-sailing in Mexico and singing karaoke are two recent ones checked off.

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Brad Kauffman

Brad Kauffman, CIC
Baseball Coach, Father of Three Sons and One Daughter, and Insurance Agent
Direct Phone:  574-533-5396

Brad joined MAX in June of 2008 and has nearly 12 years of experience in the insurance industry.  When not in the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife and 4 children ( 3 boys 1 girl).  The small hobby farm, baseball, soccer and swimming that his family is involved in keep them moving.  Brad and his family also enjoy travel when they can, and hope to do more mission work as a family abroad -- their 10 day service trip to Haiti was a family highlight in 2018.  Brad is also involved as a coach for his son’s baseball team, both in the backyard and on the field.

Amy Laposha

Amy Laposha
Kansas City Royals Fan, Mom of One Daughter and Two Sons, and Insurance Agent
Direct Phone - 913-754-3812

Amy has been in the insurance industry for the past 17 years and has been part of the MAX family for the past 8 years.  Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband, three children and two grandchildren in Lee’s Summit, MO.  She also does volunteer work at her church and loves cheering on her local sports teams (GO ROYALS), hiking, music and backyard BBQs.

Brad Shrum

Brad Shrum, CPCU
Goose Hunter, Father of Two Sons, and Insurance Agent
Direct Phone - 913-754-3823
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Brad has worked at MAX for the past 16 years and has over 30 years of experience in the insurance industry doing underwriting, field management work, and sales.   Outside of the office, Brad is an ordained Southern Baptist Deacon and a Sunday School teacher of 30 years. In addition, Brad is a long-time Vacation Bible School teacher and has an ongoing 20+ year Nursing Home Ministry. Since he was a young teenager, Brad has been an avid goose hunter, traveling across North America while pursuing this noble bird and enjoying the outdoor world.

Nick Smith

Nick Smith
Husband, Father, Fan of Liverpool FC, and Insurance Agent
Direct Phone – 913-754-3836

Nick joined the MAX team in July of 2020. He comes from a background working as an agent in Commercial and Personal Lines. Outside of work, Nick loves to spend time with his family. He has been married to his wife since 2014, and together they have had 3 beautiful girls. He volunteers his time with his local church in the youth ministry. Nick loves to spend time outside, and in his woodworking shop. He is also a huge supporter of Liverpool FC.


Wendy Struthers
Nebraska Cornhuskers Football Fan, Mother of Two Daughters and One Son, and Customer Service Representative
Direct Phone - 913-754-3816

Wendy is a Customer Service Representative for Church and Commercial Lines at MAX Insurance Agency, Inc. for the past 8 years.  Away from work, Wendy enjoys attending her local church, visiting her grandchildren and cheering on the Kansas City Chiefs, Kansas City Royals and attending the home football games for the Nebraska Cornhuskers.

Katelyn Yarnell

Katelyn Wright
KU Jayhawks Fan, Proud Aunt and Insurance Agent
Direct Phone - 913-754-3844

Katelyn started working at MAX in July of 2016 and is an agent for personal lines. Outside of MAX, Katelyn loves spending time with her husband, 5 nieces and 1 nephew, and rooting on the Jayhawks. She also enjoys volunteering for the Stop Hunger Now campaign at her church.