Our Team

We Tailor Personal and Business Insurance Coverage Around You

At AmeriStar, you will find a dedicated team of insurance professionals. Dedicated to getting you the right coverage for the right price and dedicated to providing you with the care and level of service you deserve. We know and understand your insurance coverage needs and concerns. After all, we have been living in and servicing the personal and business insurance needs in the Wayzata, Minnetonka, Plymouth, and surrounding Twin Cities Metro for over 30 years.

Matt Schadow

President, Insurance Advisor

Licensed Insurance Producer- Property, Casualty & Life, CIC

  • 18 Years with AmeriStar

  • 18 Years in the Insurance Industry

763-542-8377

Michele Colvin

Vice President, Personal Lines Manager, Account Placement

Licensed Insurance Producer- Property & Casualty, CISR

  • 20 Years with AmeriStar

  • 20 Years in the Insurance Industry

952-641-1462

Mark Schadow

Founder, Insurance Advisor

Licensed Insurance Producer- Property & Casualty, CIC

  • 35 Years with AmeriStar

  • 51 Years in the Insurance Industry

763-542-8377

Tom Wills

Insurance Advisor

Licensed Insurance Producer- Property, Casualty & Life

  • 31 Years with AmeriStar

  • 48 Years in the Insurance Industry

952-641-1465

Rick Kaufman

Insurance Advisor

Licensed Insurance Producer- Property & Casualty

  • 9 Years with AmeriStar

  • 11 Years in the Insurance Industry

952-641-1467

Jennifer Hostutler

Commercial Lines Account Manager

Licensed Insurance Producer- Property & Casualty

  • 35 Years with AmeriStar

  • 45 Years in the Insurance Industry

952-641-1469

Rachel Baker

Personal Lines Account Manager

Licensed Insurance Producer- Property & Casualty, CISR

  • 8 Years with AmeriStar

  • 11 Years in the Insurance Industry

763-542-8377

Shirley Monson

Personal Lines Account Manager

Licensed Insurance Producer- Property & Casualty

  • 5 Years with AmeriStar

  • 10 Years in the Insurance Industry

952-641-1463

Michelle Severtson

Personal Lines Account Manager

Licensed Insurance Producer- Property & Casualty

  • 1 Year with AmeriStar

  • 3 Years in the Insurance Industry

763-542-8377

Caitlin Chovan

Office Manager, Account Placement

Licensed Insurance Producer- Property & Casualty

  • 7 Years with AmeriStar

  • 7 Years in the Insurance Industry

952-641-1468

Courtney Gacad

Office Coordinator

  • 1 Years with AmeriStar

  • 1 Years in the Insurance Industry

763-542-8377

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