Russell R. Nation, Jr. (Russ) has been in the insurance business since 1971. A graduate of Illinois College in Jacksonville, IL, Russ began his career as a math teacher/coach in Athens, IL.
He joined Horace Mann Insurance Companies in 1971 and held various home office positions before becoming an agent in 1975 and continued until his retirement in 2003.
He joined the Goodenow Agency in 2003 and continues to serve his many clients specializing in personal lines while also providing commercial insurance to new clients. Whether it is auto, home, life, health or business insurance, Russ prides himself in giving honest, straight forward insurance advice and choosing the right policy and company for his clients.