Get to know our dedicated team of insurance agents serving clients in North Carolina

Providing our community of Charlotte with individualized home, auto, or umbrella insurance, and more! Call us today at 704-548-0500.

Meet the Parks Insurance Group Team

Get to know the people who have made our services possible! Our team members are dedicated to bringing a fresh look to the insurance world, developing personal relationships with each and every client, and providing exceptional customer service. From the perseverance and leadership of our founder to the expertise of our insurance agents, our team strives each day to best serve you.

The FounderRon Parksron@goparksins.com

Work

Ron began his career in 1989 selling personal insurance, comprising mostly of home, auto, and life insurance. With a few agency acquisitions and adding business insurance to his portfolio of offerings, he has grown to one of the larger agencies in Charlotte. Ron credits much of this growth to his highly trained staff and his many loyal clients. Over the past 28 years, Ron has achieved many production honors with several carriers, and has served on multiple advisory committees to help steer the insurance industry to better serve their clients.

Education

Appalachian State University class of 1984. Honors Graduate with Bachelors degree in Business Administration, and Risk and Insurance Management

Agent Qualifications

Life Underwriters Training Council Graduate. Fully licensed in multiple states throughout the eastern US.

Community activities

Ron is a member of the Red Shoe Society for the Charlotte Ronald McDonald house, and has been on multiple fundraising committees for various local charities.

Hobbies

Ron is an avid golfer but primarily enjoys travelling with family and friends.

The Founder- Ron Parks
The Founder- Ron Parks

Personal Lines Team

Efficient and reliable, our personal lines team truly cares about providing customer service to each of our valuable clients.

Jami Bell
Jami Bell
704-548-0500, ext. 107
Bellj45@nationwide.com

As an account manager, Jami began working in the company two years ago, bringing with her a light-hearted attitude which connects well with her co-workers. This shows on a bright smile on her face when she treats clients and tends to their concerns.

Misty Laney
Misty Laney
704-548-0500, ext. 103
laneym2@nationwide.com

Misty has gained over a decade of experience in the industry. As a dedicated team player and passionate mother, she handles her work with the same care she gives to her family. She concentrates in providing quality service to our clients.

Nikki Hullender
Nikki Hullender
704-548-0500, ext. 102
hullek1@nationwide.com

Nikki is one of the newest account managers of Park Insurance Group. Handling administrative tasks, she appeals to the young generation of clients who are interested to avail of the company’s services.

Gina Del Cid
Gina Del Cid
704-548-0500, ext. 101
delcig1@nationwide.com

Gina was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA and moved to Charlotte, NC in 2008. With 12 years of expertise working with State Farm as a Personal Lines Account Manager, Gina brings a wealth of industry knowledge to our team. She has a passion for helping others and would love to work with you! Gina is fluent in both English and Spanish and loves spending time with her husband, her two girls and their pug. She and her family consider the beach and Disney as their home away from home.

Lola Smith
Lola Smith
704-548-0500, ext. 108
smia31@nationwide.com

Lola is a Charlotte, NC native who joined Parks Insurance Group in January of 2019. Her easy going demeanor and eagerness to help make her an excellent addition to our team. Lola has been part of the insurance industry for more than 10 years and loves to share her knowledge with clients to help them understand their policies and meet their needs. When she is away from the office, Lola enjoys spending time with her husband and their two sons. She also enjoys sewing, crafts, and cheering on the Panthers!

Commercial Lines Team

Our competent professionals are dedicated to connecting with our clients on a personal level to provide the best service possible.

David Epley
David Epley
jdavidepley@gmail.com

David’s extensive experiences as a professional consist of his 25-year career as a local government administrator for several cities in North Carolina. By taking charge of government departments and handling human resources, he gained expertise in the system used to run businesses and insurance programs. At Parks Insurance Group, David covers services that cater towards commercial insurance and bonds that include government entities and the construction industry.

Tara Miller
Tara Miller
704-548-0500, ext. 105
tara@goparksins.com

Tara has experiences in the legal profession with Mecklenburg County court system before getting connected with Parks Insurance Group in 2016. She handles business insurance in vast industries - from technology to the hospitality industry.

Kimberly Bass
Kimberly Bass
704-548-0500, ext. 112
kim@goparksins.com

Kimberly is Parks Insurance Group’s commercial lines account manager. Supporting producers with service and underwriting expertise, she focuses on business insurance. She earned her Property & Casualty Insurance License from Central Piedmont Community College in 2013 and has joined Parks insurance Group in 2017.

Melissa Watt
Melissa Watt
704-548-0500, ext. 104
melissa@goparksins.com

Melissa is Parks Insurance Group’s senior commercial account manager. Connected with the company since 2003, she supports Ron Parks with sales, service, and underwriting expertise. In 1987, she was a Large Lines Commercial Account Manager for an independent agency in Western New York. She responds efficiently to the clients’ inquiries.

Wendy Allen
Wendy Allen
704-548-0500, ext. 111
wendy@goparksins.com

Wendy is a native of Kannapolis, North Carolina. She graduated from East Carolina University in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Interior Design. In 2006, she joined the insurance industry and obtained her Property and Casualty Insurance License. Wendy has over thirteen years of experience in commercial insurance, gained by working with 2 well-known independent agencies in the Concord, North Carolina area. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, including her dog named Barkley and cat named Lee. Wendy’s hobbies include dabbling in home design and making crafts. She enjoys watching football and is a big Dallas Cowboy fan!

Insurance Made Easy

At Parks Insurance Group, we believe that your plans and dreams for life are yours for the taking. To help you do this, we provide individualized insurance to help you achieve your life plans and dreams amidst any unforeseen circumstances.

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Charlotte, NC Location

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Charlotte, NC 28262

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