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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Phyllis Nichols

1006 West Blvd N
Suite 102
Columbia, MO 65203-2475

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Office Info

Office Hours

Mon-Fri 9:00am to 5:00pm

Saturday by Appointment


1006 West Blvd N
Suite 102
Columbia, MO 65203-2475



I am a native to Columbia and being a graduate of the University Of Missouri, I proudly support Mizzou Athletics. After obtaining my Master Degree in Business Administration from Central State University, I began my insurance career in 1987. I recognized the value of deeper understanding in the insurance arena and I obtained various designations including : CLU/ChFC and my IIA General Insurance. I am active in the community including supporting our Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Optimist Club Board Member and Women's Network. I am knowledgeable for those relocating to the Columbia area. My team and I provide a Pet Friendly Office Environment and remarkable customer service.

We provide insurance on more than 100 products such as:

  • Auto Insurance (Cars, RV's, ATV's)

  • Home & Property (Home, Renters, Farms, Condos, Rental Property)

  • Life Insurance (Whole, Universal , and Term)

  • Business Insurance (Builders Risk, General Liability, Commercial Auto, Small Business)

  • Pet Medical

  • Boat

  • Personal Articles Policy and Personal Liability Umbrella Policy

Insurance Products Offered

Auto, Homeowners, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, Business, Life, Health, Pet

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities

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My office wants to be there for you when things go wrong and help make things go right for your insurance needs.

Your confidence in us is sincerely appreciated; we never take your business for granted. Our goal is for you to be satisfied with our service at all times.

Sue Cathey

Office Manager

I am the Office Manager and Phyllis' right hand (since she is left handed). I'm a previous regional office employee that was called by my friend in 1999 and asked to answer the phone for two week. Guess What? I'm still here, and it has been fun ever since.

Anna Drake State Farm Agent Team Member

Anna Drake

Multiple Line Representative

I am proud to be a Phyllis J Nichols team member and multi-line licensed producer. One of the best parts of my job is helping customers maintain themselves and their family, as well as their belongings. Our team is here to assist when the unexpected happens. Outside of work, I'm an artist and enjoy spending time with family and friends.
Gena Patton State Farm Agent Team Member

Gena Patton

Multiple Line Representative

I am a graduate of Hickman High School and have a BS in Criminal Justice from the University of Central Missouri. I have had my insurance license since 1996 and am a multi-line representative here in Phyllis's office. I enjoy helping people find the right coverage. Our team prides ourselves with exceptional customer service. Outside of the office, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I am active in the community and big sports fan.
JoAnn Drane State Farm Agent Team Member

JoAnn Drane

Office Manager

I am proud to be one of the newest members on the Phyllis Nichols team. Having previously worked with Phyllis along with others on the team, I am thrilled and thankful to be working with my "ole crew" again. Our goal is to help State Farm customers recover from unexpected experiences along with sharing in their joys and new adventures. Outside of work, I enjoying spending time with my fiance, our children and attending our grandchildren's activities.
Available Positions
Please Note: This opportunity is about potential employment with an independent contractor agent who solicits applications for State Farm products and services, and does NOT result in employment with any of the State Farm Insurance Companies. The employment selection decision , terms and conditions of employment (such as compensation and benefits) are all determined solely by the independent contractor agent.