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Our Team

Andy Jacobson 

Andy graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in the Spring of 2002 returning to his hometown, Willmar, soon thereafter.  With a passion for golf and working with people, he spent the next two years working at local golf shops and the YMCA.  Looking for a challenging and rewarding career, Andy chose insurance, allowing him to help his many acquaintances with their insurance needs.  Andy joined Insurance By Strehlow April 1, 2004.  Since then, Andy has found success in providing personal and commercial coverage for his many clients.  Marrying in September 2004, he and Sara are committed long-term to the Willmar area!

Contact Andy for help with your personal or business insurance insurance including home, auto, personal umbrella, wedding or special event, motorcycle, watercraft, secondary residence or cabin, and more.

Sara Lieser, CISR

Sara began her insurance career in 1997 at a small independent agency in Monticello, MN. Moving back to her roots, she worked at another independent agency in Saint Cloud and eventually found her way to Willmar. Whether with co-workers or clients, Sara's true passion is helping other people find answers and succeed. Sara's philosophy is that most problems can be solved if you ask good questions and are willing to work to find the answer.

Contact Sara for help with your business insurance.

Norm Strehlow, CIC

Norm's insurance career began in 1975 working with his father, Charles, who started Strehlow Insurance Agency in 1956.  In 1978, Norm earned the prestigious CIC designation retaining ever since by attending the required annual update seminars. Soon after purchasing in 1980, Norm changed the agency name to Insurance By Strehlow moving to its present location in 1981.

His experience and education assures the professional delivery of personal, commercial, and life/health insurance products to a wide diversification of clientele.

Contact Norm for help with your Group Benefits, Individual Health and Life, Medicare, business or personal insurance.

Tina Renne

Tina has enjoyed working with the public for many years. She is looking forward to increasing her knowledge of insurance, getting to know our clients, and helping our clients with their insurance needs.

In her free time, she loves entertaining friends at her home and working on her little hobby farm.

Contact Tina for help with your personal insurance including home, auto, motorcycle, boat, and more.

Travis Wendorff

Contact Travis for help getting new coverage in place for your business such as General Liability, Property, Business Auto, Worker's Compensation, Commercial Umbrella Liability, Professional Liability, and more.

Travis is also available to assist you with your personal insurance needs including home, auto, boat, wedding or special event liability, snowmobile, motorcycle and more.

Nikki Wieland

Insurance By Strehlow was pleased to welcome Nikki to the team in October 2023.

Marsha Hubert

Marsha joined Insurance By Strehlow in early 2023. As our Administrative Assistant, Marsha helps us stay organized and keeps us running through her keen attention to detail.

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