VanderWerf Agency earns Premier Agency Award from MutualAid eXchange

(Cuba, MO, September 15. 2015) – VanderWerf Agency, Inc., of Cuba, MO has earned the highest award from insurance carrier MutualAid eXchange (MAX).

The MAX Premier Agency designation recognizes VanderWerf’s commitment to MAX’s fair, faithful and socially responsible insurance coverage and business practices.

“MAX is a company built on faith, strong values and service to others. That’s the kind of independent agents we look for and we’re proud to recognize VanderWerf Agency for being among the best of these,” said David Wine, CEO of MAX.

David VanderWerf has been an insurance agent for nearly 20 years and has owned his independent agency since 2006. “Our agency shares the same values that MAX represents,” VanderWerf said. “We live the values of fairness, faithfulness and social responsibility on a daily basis in our personal and professional lives.

In addition to this award from MAX, VanderWerf is the only Central Missouri insurance agency to win Dave Ramey’s Endorsed Local Provider designation. Outside the office Dave is active in the Cuba Lions Club and the Living Word Church in Leesburg.

To earn the MAX Premier Agency award the VanderWerf Agency met several criteria including:
• Commitment to the MAX values of
o Treating others as you would like to be treated
o Faith in a higher power, and
o Doing good in the world
• Support for MAX’s Mutual Aid Ministries program that provides emergency grants to faith communities, families and individuals who are facing extreme financial hardships.
• Ambitious sales and retention targets.

“MAX offers great products that work in small town and rural America,” VanderWerf said. “MAX really understands this market.”

VanderWerf Agency is located at 503 W. Washington Street, Cuba, MO 65453. Phone: 573-885-7019. FAX: 573-885-0639. Website: E-mail:

MAX is headquartered at 4400 College Boulevard, Suite 250, Overland Park, KS 66211. To learn more about MAX and Mutual Aid Ministries, visit

Photo:  Ashley Sansoucie , David VanderWerf and Shannon Bates from the VanderWerf Agency holding their MAX Premier Agency plaque.