Our Team


Derek Sprouse


Derek Sprouse joined the family business in 2007 after graduating from Ferris State University. He specializes in Business, Farm and Public Entity insurance. Derek received his Certified Insurance Counselor designation in 2013. He currently serves on the agent advisor board for Hastings Mutual Insurance Company and the Ohio Insurance Agents Next-Generation Leadership board. Derek is native to Fremont, Ohio but you can find him at either of our two offices.



Jenny Caughorn

Personal Lines Insurance

Jenny joined Sprouse Insurance in October of 2012. A native of the Genoa, Ohio area, you can find her in our Genoa office.  Jenny specializes in our Personal Lines Insurance which includes auto, home, umbrella, boat and many other types of personal insurance. Jenny is a licensed agent and has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Degree from BGSU. With her degree and 15 years of experience in the insurance industry, she is your trusted advisor for Personal Insurance in Genoa!



Wendy Suter

Commercial Lines Insurance

Wendy Suter has been with Sprouse Insurance for over 14 years, specializing in Commercial Lines and assists with Personal Lines customer service.  She is a licensed agent and has her CISR designation as well.  You can find Wendy in our Genoa office.



Julie Hasselbach

Vice President-Life & Health Insurance Specialist

Julie Hasselbach is a native of Fremont, Ohio. She has 20  years insurance experience specializing in Life and Health insurance. Julie loves assisting customers with their life and health insurance needs whether it is under age 65 or over age 65.



Amanda Zimmerman

Commercial Lines Insurance

Amanda has been in the Insurance Industry since 2010. She specializes in Commercial Lines Insurance and is currently working on her CIC designation. Amanda is primarily in our Genoa office but she services our Commercial lines clients all over Ohio.