We are your advocates in an ever-changing world.

Always here to provide clarity so you can lead with confidence.

We partner with bold business leaders seeking the freedom to take on anything that comes their way.

Our History

One of the oldest independent insurance agencies west of the Mississippi River

Founded in 1885 by Charles L. Crane, the son of a steamboat captain, the Crane Agency is among the West’s oldest independent insurance agencies.

We’ve come a long way since our beginnings in river marine insurance—and continue to maintain strong community ties while expanding to serve generations worldwide.

Our team of independent brokers serves over 22,000 clients, upholding Charles Crane’s principles of honesty, fairness and family. As trusted advocates, we provide personalized, innovative solutions for stability and peace of mind in an uncertain world.

Accolades & Affiliations

We deliver exceptional insurance solutions backed by superior client service and professional expertise—we’re proud to have earned numerous accolades and built reputable affiliations in the industry.

Our mission is to be the premier independent insurance agency for our clients, our team and our communities every day.

We Value


We are a family that supports one another and works together toward a common goal. We value open communication. We are respectful and kind.


We are dedicated professionals who strive daily to exceed expectations. We value long-term relationships with our clients, our employees and the communities we serve.


At our core lies an entrepreneurial spirit that inspires us to be the best. We are fierce advocates for our clients, our community and each other.

Our Leaders

Meet the team steering our company towards continued success in the insurance industry.

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