Keller Leopold Insurance is a group of individuals working together to be the superior provider of insurance in Western Kansas with service that meets the customers' needs. We demand excellence in our education, respect to each individual, in-depth analyses of the products available to us, and sincere commitment to meeting the needs of our customers, co-workers, and insurers. We strive to provide thoughtful, quality, creative solutions in an accurate and timely manner, be a professional and respected advocate of our customer, and make a significant contribution to the people and the communities we serve.
Keller Leopold has been securing the past, present and future for the residents of Southwest Kansas since 1943. In that 70 years we have built relationships that span 4 generations and have rooted ourselves in the communities we serve. We continue to grow and now have agencies in several Western Kansas communities to provide the same quality of service.
Our commitment to our customers we feel is at the very core of our success. It is our goal to continue that way of life for another 70 years. While times and technology may change, nothing will be able to replace the relationship that we have with our customers. Please take this opportunity to surf our new website and enjoy the content and resources. Feel free to give us your feedback on what you think. Email or follow us on your favorite Social Media App. And again, thanks for visiting.
President, CEO, and Partner
Eric Keller is an agency partner and President and CEO of Keller Leopold Insurance. In his role, Eric provides executive leadership for six agency locations and more than 40 highly talented insurance professionals. He also serves as a Producer for the agency. Eric values serving customers and is passionate about how insurance helps protect individuals and families. Eric joined the agency in 1996 and is excited to see the family business continue to grow.
Before joining Keller Leopold, Eric spent nine years with Nestlé in various sales and customer service roles.
Outside of work, Eric loves to travel, serve in various men’s ministry endeavors, volunteer at church, watch KU basketball, and enjoy time outdoors.
Eric was born and raised in Garden City, where he currently resides. He is married to Pam, and they have three grown children - Brennan, Denton, and Kaylee. He holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Kansas.
Vice President and Partner
Doug Keller is an agency partner and Vice President for Keller Leopold Insurance. Doug helps oversee six agency locations and more than 40 highly skilled insurance professionals. In addition, Doug is a Producer for the agency specializing in risk management for a select number of commercial and personal accounts. Doug enjoys assisting customers in choosing insurance products that will contribute to their overall financial security. Doug has been with the agency since 1992.
Prior to joining Keller Leopold, Doug spent four years as an accountant.
In his free time, Doug enjoys golf, travel, and family time. Over the years, he has volunteered for various non-profits in both leadership and fundraising roles, in addition to involvement in his church.
Doug is a Garden City native. He and his wife, Trish, have three sons. Doug earned a B.S. in Business Administration and Accounting from the University of Kansas.
Chief Financial Officer and Partner
Deb Deal is an agency partner at Keller Leopold Insurance. As Chief Financial Officer, she oversees company financials and helps set and manage the agency’s direction. Deb joined the agency in 2003, and she loves its family-centered culture.
When not at work, Deb loves to read, watch movies, spend time with her family, ski, garden, and explore Lee Richardson Zoo. In the community, Deb helped establish the “Leave a Legacy” Foundation and remains actively involved.
Deb was born and raised in Lyons, KS. Deb and her husband, Jim, have two children, Oliver and Maggie, and two dogs, Butters and Baxter. She earned a B.S. in Business Administration and Finance from Kansas State University.
Chief Operating Officer and Partner
Shawn Myers is an agency partner and Chief Operating Officer at Keller Leopold insurance. He is also a Producer for the agency. Shawn values the opportunity to make a daily difference in customers’ lives by providing peace of mind about insurance. A licensed agent for 10 years, Shawn joined the agency in 2009.
Shawn’s other professional experience includes work in nonprofits, the public sector, and cyber liability insurance.
Outside of work, Shawn enjoys family time, traveling, and the occasional round of golf. Active in children’s ministry at his church, Shawn also serves as a volunteer firefighter in Holcomb, KS, and on the board of Russell Child Development Center.
Born and raised in Kansas City, MO, Shawn graduated from the Barstow School. He and his wife, Betsy, have four children, Jace, Jack, Taytum and Tierce. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Communications from Hastings College.
Producer and Partner
Dave Donovan is an agency partner and Producer at Keller Leopold Insurance, based in the Norton office. He helps oversee a growing Keller Leopold Insurance team. Dave’s specialties include farm packages, crop insurance, and commercial agricultural lines. Mindful of the agency’s tradition of service, Dave dedicates himself to providing excellent service to his agribusiness clients. Dave joined Keller Leopold in 2002.
Prior to Keller Leopold, the long-time cattleman worked on the family farm. Dave also spent time in livestock feed supplement sales and consulting.
Outside of work, Dave spends time with his grandchildren, raises cattle, and volunteers in the Norton community. His activities include coaching youth sports, serving as a 4-H community leader, and as president of KSU’s Extension Board.
Dave and his wife, Lisa, have three grown children and seven grandchildren. He holds a master’s degree in Agriculture Education from Kansas State University.