Meet Our Team

We have provided insurance to families, individuals, and businesses since 2007.

Cory Schnabel

Agency Owner

Cory was born and raised in the KC metro area. He attended Shawnee Mission Northwest, graduating in 2001. After high school Cory went on to attend Pittsburg State University and graduated with a degree in History and a minor in Psychology. Cory has had several years of experience in the insurance industry, starting out with Allstate in 2008. Over the next 7 years he transitioned from staff, to an office manager, to buying his own agency. In order to serve his clients at a higher level and offer them a better variety of products Cory opened KC Insurance Group in January of 2016.

In his free time Cory likes to spend time with his wife Emily and his children Harrison and William. They enjoy going to the lake in the summer, traveling, taking in the Royals and Chiefs, and spending time outside as much as possible.

Kristin Drussel

Vice President of Sales

Kristin was born and raised in Lenexa, Kansas. She attended Olathe East High school graduating in 2003. After high school, Kristin went on to attend The University of Kansas where she graduated with a degree in Communications and a minor in Psychology. Upon graduation, Kristin became a wife and mother and began teaching at Colonial Presbyterian Preschool. She has been in the insurance industry now for over 4 years selling Personal Lines insurance for the KC Insurance Group.

Kristin enjoys hanging out with her family and friends in her free time. Her interests include going to Table Rock Lake, country concerts, and shuffling her daughter around to her activities.

Tara Bries

Director of Customer Relations

Tara is born and raised in Olathe, KS. She graduated from Olathe Northwest in 2004. Prior to Tara joining KC Insurance Group she was an Associate Financial Representative at Northwestern Mutual in Kansas City, MO where she specialized in life insurance and investments. Tara currently holds her Life/Health and Property/Casualty licenses. 

In her free time, she enjoys baking, naps and spending time with her children Logan (14) and Landyn (10) and husband, Jaime.

Michael Shoush

Licensed Agent

Michael was born and raised in Kirksville, MO. He attended Kirksville Senior High School, graduating in 2009. After high school, Michael eventually went onto study at Columbia College with a focus in Business Administration. Michael moved to the Kansas City in 2017 and has really fallen for the city and surrounding communities. He thoroughly enjoys helping others and making a difference in people’s lives.

In his free time, Michael enjoys spending time with family and friends. He also loves the Kansas City Chiefs and golfing whenever the opportunity presents itself. His girlfriend Lauren and his dog Dayla also keep him active and on the go!

Alexia Rhudy

Licensed Agent

Alexia was born in Plano, TX, and raised in Olathe, KS. She graduated from Olathe East high school in 2003 and went on to have a management career in retail, working at Coach on the Plaza for 10 year. She became a licensed Insurance Agent in 2015 and began working for Liberty Mutual. She joined KC Insurance Group in January of 2019. With a retail and customer service background, Alexia strives to provide the highest level of service to her clients.

In her free time, she enjoys being with family and traveling when her and her boyfriend, Patrick, can. They also have 3 darling dogs; Fiona, Benjamin and Lizzy.

Ashley Bilbrey

Licensed Agent

Cory Bieker

Licensed Agent
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Shawn Barber

Lead Generation Specialist
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Crissy Clough

Customer Service
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Martha Ann Samia

Customer Service
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Taylor Limoges

Summer Internship, 2020
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