|Nova Insurance Directory
Inge Lawrence, Agent
Inge is proud to single handedly run the NOVA Insurance Branch in Yuma and has done so since March 17, 2003. She began her insurance career as a CSR in 1999 and became licensed to write Property and Casualty Insurance. She is currently working on her Certified Insurance Service Representative designation.
"Each person's situation is unique, therefore I carefully listen to each of my clients and then explain the products, options and pricing that best fit their needs."
Bart Long, CIC, CRM, Vice President
Bart began his insurance career in 1995, and is currently licensed to write Property, Casualty, Life and Accident/Health insurance and holds both Certified Insurance Counselor and Certified Risk Manager designations. Bart's industry experience includes owning an insurance agency in Maine before moving to Arizona."I am grateful for the opportunity for my wife and I to be able to share our lives together in Tucson."
Angie Ayers, Customer Service Specialist
Angie entered the insurance business in 2010. She soon became licensed in Property and Casualty followed by receiving her Life and Health license as well. She loves the opportunity to service our client’s policies in any way she can, appreciating the many options we have here at Nova Insurance to choose from and to find the best policy. Angie is a committed customer service representative and is proud to be a part of the Nova team.
"I am proud to be able to provide service to our clients. The resources we have here at Nova Insurance help us to provide better service and increase customer satisfaction. Knowing I was able to help our clients find the best rate possible or complete a policy change with ease makes me feel accomplished.”
Ryan Sublette, Agent
Ryan is a native Tucsonan and has been a licensed agent since 2009. He attended Arizona State University where he studied Finance. Ryan strives to offer clients complete needs analysis for their life, auto, homeowners and commercial insurance needs.
"What would life be if we had no courage to attemp anything?" ~ Vincent Van Gough
Valerie Valdez, Agent
Valerie has been a licensed Property and Casualty agent since 2003. She has helped individuals, families and businesses select insurance policies that provide the best protection for both their lives and their property. Valerie brings to NOVA several years of experience and training in the technical aspects of insurance as well as a thorough knowledge of industry fundamentals and operational procedures. Acting as an intermediary between clients and insurance companies, Valerie uses her knowledge of the insurance market to arrange suitable insurance policies for her clients.
"I like to take the time to help my clients and be their advocate."
Chris Boudy, Agent
Chris comes from a military family and lived all over the US and abroad. He was born in Madrid, Spain and moved to the United States when he was 4 years old. When looking back, he says Japan was his favorite spot to live, with Mississippi being his least favorite.
Chris pursued a love for football and was fortunate to have a career. Following his dream, he played as a tight end at Texas Tech University and was with the Minnesota Vikings. Chris has been a football coach for TUSD for the last five years and has enjoyed being a part of the game again.
Chris is a United States Veteran who fought in Desert Sheild/Storm after enlisting in the US Air Force. He is very proud to have served his country.
As a licensed insurance agent for the past 9 years, with both property and casualty and life and health designations, Chris joined NOVA Insurance Services last year. He enjoys working with our customers and providing them with quality insurance choices.
Chris has 2 sons. His younges just graduated from high school and will be attending Mississippi State on an academic scholarship. His older son will be joining the Marines.
We are glad to have him a part of the NIS team!
Travis Soll, Vice President of Insurance Operations
Travis has lived in Tucson since 1986. He is licensed in Property, Casualty, Life and Accident/health Insurance. Travis started with NOVA Finanacial and Insurance Services in October, 2012. He brings over 20 years of exeperience with him to the NOVA team.
"Very little is needed to make a happy life. It is all within yourself, in your way of thinking."
- Marcus Aurelius
Violet S. Leyva, Insurance Agent
Born in West Covina, CA, Violet moved to Arizona with her family at a young age. Captured by the beautiful people and scenery, she has remained a resident for over 20 years. Currently a junior in ASU's WP Carey School of Business, majoring in Business Communications, she is looking forward to graduation in 2015. She started working in the insurance industry in 2006 as a licensed customer service representative and soon found her way to becoming a full service agent. She is a licensed producer for both P & C and life and health products. Her current role at NOVA Financial & Insurance Services focuses on retention, which has developed within the agency into a strategic process attentive to current clients of the agency.
"People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care."
- John C. Maxwell
Jeff Schultz, Agent