See who will be handling your business

See who will be handling your business

Our Staff

Teresa Smith

Teresa Smith has been in the insurance business for 33 years and has been with Barry Insurance Agency since 1988. She became the agency owner in 2004. Teresa specializes in commercial insurance products: property, general liability, business auto, worker's compensation, surety and contractor's bonds, and employee's benefits.

Michelle Blizzard

Michelle Blizzard started in the insurance business in 1999 and works in our commercial insurance department. She can help your business with all its insurance needs. She specializes in commercial property, general liability, commercial auto and worker's compensation.

Tammy Carter

Tammy Carter is a licensed producer and customer services representative who has been with Barry Insurance Agency since 2006. Her primary focus is on personal lines insurance: this includes flood, homeowners, auto, motorcycle, ATV, trailers, mobile homes, Mexico coverage, umbrellas, farm and ranch and rental property. She assists her insureds by answering their questions, filing claims and making changes to policies to make sure their current coverage meets their needs and lifestyle. She also creates proposals for new clients based upon their needs.

Karen McConaughey

Karen McConaughey has been in insurance since 1977 and has 12 years of experience with Barry Insurance Agency. Call Karen today to get a free quote on your auto, home, motorcycle, farm and ranch, or any of our other personal insurance products.

Bethany Franklin

Bethany Franklin has been in the insurance industry since 2000, but she came to Barry Insurance in 2016. Bethany manages the group benefits accounts at Barry Insurance, as well as the individual life and health customers. She is licensed in all lines of insurance in Arkansas and Texas and can quote your business group benefits (including health, life, disability, dental, vision, and supplemental insurance), individual health insurance, and life insurance needs of any kind.

Kerri Stroope

Kerri Stroope has been working in insurance since 2012, and is our newest personal lines customer service representative at Barry Insurance. She is a licensed producer for Arkansas and Texas. Kerri can take care of all your personal insurance needs including home, auto, boat, and any off-road vehicles. She can also assist you with your flood and umbrella insurance quotes.

Tabitha Taylor

Tabitha Taylor has been working in insurance since 2014, and is our newest addition to the commercial insurance department. She is a licensed producer for Arkansas and Texas. She began her career in the life and health markets and moved to personal lines in 2016. She now specializes in commercial property, general liability, commercial auto and worker's compensation.

Malachi Smith

Malachi Smith is our newest agent. He is a licensed insurance producer and specializes in commercial insurance such as, property, general liability, business auto and workers comp. His goal is to get the proper coverage for your business so it will be protected and have every opportunity to continue growing.