about us

Insurance Shoppers Agency is a full service insurance agency serving business, individuals, and families in Michigan. 


With personal, customer-focused attention, we make insurance shopping simple and easy. We want to get to know you and value your insurance needs. We will find the best plan for you and make sure it is simple and hassle-free.



Agency Owner

Mark Dittman

​Mark is a graduate of Walsh College of Business and Accountancy, where he received his Bachelor's Degree in Accounting. He worked two years as a staff accountant before starting his own insurance and financial service practice, Insurance Shoppers Agency, now located in Marysville, Michigan.

Outside of work, Mark enjoys the outdoors, including hunting, fishing, and camping; and by camping, he means the great outdoors - hiking, setting up a tent, and cooking by the campfire.


Agency Owner

Steve Weingartz

Steve has been in the insurance/investment business for 25+ years. He wanted to be in the insurance business to help people simplify and understand the financial world. Over the years, Steve has evolved his practice to encompass all aspects of helping people grow their assets while protecting them at the same time.


When not at work, Steve spends most of his time enjoying the outdoors, skiing, cycling, traveling, and even home remodeling, while keeping busy with his three adult children.



Terri Verlinde

Terri has been in the insurance business for 10+ years. She and her husband Mark live in Richmond, where they also run their own imprint shop. She has two adult children, Michael and Scott and enjoys spending time with them whenever possible.  She also loves to golf and camp, even if it is in their own backyard with friends!  



Kristin Newsome

Kristin joined Insurance Shoppers Agency in 2014 and has over 15 years experience in the insurance industry.  She enjoys getting to know clients and helping them to better understand their insurance options our agency offers.


She grew up in Richmond but now calls Marysville home with her husband Mark and their dog Gracie.  She has 2 boys, her son Ryan and her step-son Dominick.


Kristin enjoys time with her family, especially when they visit the family farm up north for some camping and hanging out around the campfire.  


Julie Naebers

Julie joined Insurance Shoppers Agency in the summer of 2019.  She has over 25 years experience with home, auto and life insurance sales and finds joy in helping her clients save money where they can. 

Away from work, Julie spends her down time with her two daughters and relazing with friends!  She is an plant and animal lover who spoils her cats, Lux and Pip.    


Michelle Kreusel

Michelle began working at Insurance Shoppers Agency in 2018. She attended CMU (Fire Up Chips!) for Broadcasting, however, insurance is in her blood, and she now helps answer calls, questions, quotes and is licensed to sell Life Insurance as well! 

For fun the Kreusels enjoy camping and spending time with family.  You can often find Michelle volunteering at her daughter's school or helping to plan parties!