Scott Agency, Inc., Montgomery City, MO

About Us

Scott Agency, Inc. has been servicing your insurance needs since 1935. We are built on the principles of providing superior service and quality insurance solutions for our customers. As a Trusted Choice® independent agent, we work with select insurance companies that have proven their performance and attention to customer care time and time again.

Our Staff

At Scott Agency, Inc. we feel that it's important for our customers to get to know our staff. We've provided a little information about our Montgomery City team members to help break the ice. You can also find out more about our branch office in Warrenton, MO and our sister agency, Melahn Insurance Agency, in Mexico, MO.

Carol Burmeister Commercial Lines Marketer

Carol joined Scott Agency in July, 2001 as a Commercial Insurance Marketer. She is a licensed Missouri insurance agent with over 20 years of insurance experience. Carol assists the agency’s producers in locating markets for commercial insurance risks.


David W. Cobb Producer

Dave has been with Scott Agency, Inc. since April, 1986. He is a native of Montgomery County, and attended Moberly Area Jr. College and the University of Missouri. He is a licensed Missouri insurance agent and works with both Business and Personal Insurance, as well as Crop Insurance, Individual and Group Medical and Life Insurance programs.

CJ (Carol) Ellis Bookkeeper

CJ (Carol) is responsible for payroll, and all accounts payable and accounts receivable. Prior to joining Scott Agency, Inc. in August, 2000, she worked as a bookkeeper for over 12 years.


Amanda Hawkins Personal Lines Customer Service

Amanda has been with Scott Agency since May of 2012. As a licensed Missouri Agent she works with all lines of personal lines insurance, handling changes, billing and quoting. She strives to provide quality coverage and friendly customer service with the highest level of satisfaction.

Tammy L. Powell, CISR Commercial Lines Customer Service

Tammy joined our agency August, 2000 as a receptionist, and in October, 2000 she was promoted to Commercial Lines CSR. She obtained her Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) designation in December 2005. As a licensed Missouri insurance agent, Tammy handles all of our commercial lines changes, billing questions, binders and certificate requests.

Brent H. Speight, CIC President 

Brent joined Scott Agency, Inc. in 1977, and has been president of the agency for over 20 years, which involves oversight of three offices and sales manager responsibilities. He became a CIC in 1985, received the Missouri Association of Insurance Agents Person of the Year Award in 2001, and served as president of MAIA from 2008-2009. Brent has served on numerous insurance company agents advisory boards, been a member of local school board, served as president of local Chamber of Commerce and local Kiwanis Club, and is currently serving as president of Montgomery City Growth, Inc., his local community’s economic development organization. Brent received a Bachelors Degree from Central Methodist University and a Masters Degree in Public Administration from University of Missouri–Kansas City.

Matthew B. SpeightProducer

Matt joined the agency in October, 2007 as a producer.  He graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2002 with a BA in Business with an emphasis in Finance and Banking.  Matt brings with him five years prior experience as a Claims Representative with a regional insurance company, and he earned the Associate in Claims (AIC) designation in 2006.  He holds a Missouri insurance producer license and will assist clients with all lines of insurance.

Patricia E. (Patsy) Speight, CISR Office Manager

Patsy has been in the insurance industry since 1971, and an employee of Scott Agency, Inc. since 1977, when she moved back to her home town of Montgomery City to join the family-owned insurance agency. She became a licensed Missouri insurance agent in 1977, and obtained her Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) designation in 1988. Patsy is a graduate of Central Methodist University. She specializes in contract and surety bonds, assists in all lines of insurance and manages the daily operations of the agency.

Linda Thomure Receptionist

Linda came to us in October of 2000 as our Receptionist with 30 years experience in customer service. In October, 2004, she obtained her license to sell Health Insurance in the State of Missouri, and now assists our Producers in all aspects of Individual and Group Health. Linda continues to greet all of our customers with a friendly smile and a helpful manner.

Jolene Spreckelmeyer Personal Lines Customer Service

Jolene has been handling Personal Lines Customer Service for our agency since July, 2012. She is a licensed Missouri agent and assists clients with home, auto, motorcycle, watercraft and RV insurance needs, and also handles personal lines claims. Her goal is to ensure that all clients receive quality coverage, friendly customer service and the highest level of satisfaction.