Our Team

Our office staff is ready to assist you with your personal and business insurance needs.

Our principal agents have a combined 30 years of experience in helping clients choose the best and most affordable insurance coverage.  Let us provide you with an insurance quote for your home, auto, life, business, farm, or recreational vehicles.  

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Denise Crouse
Denise Crouse
A Principal Agent and Co-Owner at Finnicum Hometown Insurance, Denise has many years of experience in the insurance industry. In 2009, she became a licensed Property and Casualty Insurance agent and Office Manager at Finnicum Insurance in 2011.
Denise strives to provide the best possible insurance coverage to the residents and businesses, in and around Magnolia, Stark County, and Ohio. She coordinates a staff that supports her efforts in the best customer service for our clients. To continually provide full service to her clients, she became a licensed Life Insurance agent in 2016.
Denise has resided in the Sandy Valley community area all her life and is a graduate of Sandy Valley, Class of 1983. She currently resides in Magnolia, with her daughter Alexis who attends Ashland University majoring in Fashion Merchandising.
In her rare and occasional free moments, Denise enjoys Nascar, camping, scrapbooking and photography, and treasures her family time with daughter Alexis.
Trisha Dagenhard
Trisha Dagenhard
Agency Principal and Co-owner, Trisha, has been in the insurance business since 2002. She first came to Finnicum as a Customer Service Rep and has since become a licensed Property and Casualty and Life Insurance agent. She is dedicated to her clients and will work to accommodate you in every way, including evening and weekend appointments as necessary.
Trisha was born and raised in Magnolia, Ohio and is a graduate of Sandy Valley, Class of 1983. She married Paul Dagenhard in 1986 and raised their daughter, Paige, in their home on Main Street. Paige is a graduate of the University of Toledo with a PHD in Public Health Education.
Trisha and Paul are active members of the community, including Magnolia UMC where she serves the youth as Acolyte advisor and leads the VBS music program. When she isn’t working, she can be found tending her flower beds or boating on beautiful Atwood Lake. She also enjoys cooking for family and friends, snow-skiing, and traveling to new places.
For her excellence and commitment to providing life insurance for her Stark County neighbors, Trisha has been awarded membership into the Inner Circle Club with Pekin Life Insurance Company, an achievement awarded to only a handful of agents.

   

Jennifer Grigsby
Jennifer Grigsby
Jennifer came to Finnicum Hometown Agency in 2015 as our Customer Service Rep. In July 2016, she became a licensed Property and Casualty Insurance agent and continues to provide service, attention to detail, and dedication to the needs of our clients.
Jennifer has been involved in the SV community most of her life. She is a graduate of Sandy Valley Local and The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture. She has three growing children, AJ, Leah, and Garrett, with whom she loves spending time with in their active lives.
With experience in areas of youth development and education, agriculture, and manufacturing, Jennifer brings a brings a vast background to our agency.
Becky Traxler
Becky Traxler
Becky has been working in the insurance industry since 1995. In 2008, Becky came to work in Magnolia at Finnicum Hometown Insurance. She became a licensed Property and Casualty Insurance agent in 2010. Becky is dedicated to finding her neighbors the most affordable and comprehensive coverage available.
Becky enjoys photography, the great outdoors-traveling, camping, and hiking with her husband, John, and their family. Becky and John's growing family includes sons, Ben and Daniel, daughter Meredith and son-in-law Luke. Becky is also quite active in her church, Faith Community Chapel in Leesville, as well as the greater Carroll County community.