About Our Team
Brandon & Cindy CarrellBrandon and Cindy Carrell have lived in Stephenville, Tx since 1995 where they have raised their 5 children.
Brandon has been a licensed General Lines Agent in Texas since January 2000. He has served Erath County and surrounding areas since that time. He is an experience multi lines agent that brings to the table a track record of consistently meeting and exceeding the goals of his clients. Brandon’s top priority is his customer. His goal is to build a relationship of trust and confidentiality with the clients he takes care of.
Cindy has been a licensed life and health agent since November 2000 and has joined Brandon as a property and casualty multi lines agent this year. She is a goals oriented, driven agent who seeks out the best possible product for her clients. It is important to her that her clients know she always has their best interest at heart.
Together, they are a dynamic team. They have strong roots and are involved in their community and local church. The Carrell Family owns Carrell Livestock and their children are active in sports, choir, and FFA.
Ashley SmithBC Insurance of Texas is super excited to introduce you to Ashley Smith.
Ashley is married to her best friend, Kelly Smith. They have 2 daughters Braylee, 6 and Paxtyn, 18 months. They live in Granbury, TX.
The Smith family is very active in Agriculture. Their time together is best spent in the pig barn. The family has a swine operation consisting of a small sow herd in Tolar, Tx where Ashley grew up. Along with the breeding operation, the Smith's also raise show pigs. They love traveling the state to major livestock shows watching Braylee show her pigs. Ashley is also a leader of the Tolar 4-H group in Hood County.
Ashley's entire life has revolved around agriculture. As a daughter of an agriculture educator Ashley knew agriculture would always be her way of life. She was extremely active in FFA and 4-H in school which led her to Tarleton State University to pursue her degree in Agriculture Services and Development with an emphasis in communications.Ashley, a licensed property casualty agent, works with BC Insurance as an Insurance Service Representative. She comes to us with a background in education and 2 years in the insurance industry. Ashley enjoys all aspects of the insurance, but her heart is to help people better understand their policies and feel more familiar with their insurance coverage. She is a go-getter and ready to assist you!
You can reach her via email at Ashley@bcinsurancetx.com.
Alyssa UrbanekBC Insurance of Texas introduces Alyssa Urbanek.
Alyssa was born and raised in Needville, Texas, but has been a resident of Stephenville for four years. While she makes her home in Stephenville, her parents and younger brother still live in Needville, where her dad farms cotton and corn.
Alyssa is a competitive barrel racer but also enjoys hunting and fishing with her dad and brother. Additionally, she counts journalism and photography as some of her interests.
Alyssa has grown up in the agriculture industry. Her dad is a large scale farmer and owns a smaller cattle operation. She was very active in FFA leadership throughout high school, and graduated from Tarleton State University with a degree in Agriculture Services and Development. She also obtained minors in Animal Science, Equine Science, and Communications. Alyssa has been very involved in the equine industry, competing in rodeos and owning horses since the age of 11.As an agent with BC Insurance of Texas, Alyssa will be able to assist you with all types of property and casualty personal lines insurance. However, she will use her skill set and experience to specialize in equine, crops, and farm and ranch needs.
You can reach her via email at Alyssa@bcinsurancetx.com.
Charles SoileauBC Insurance Group of Texas is excited to introduce Charles Soileau! Charles is licensed Property and Casualty, Life and Health Agent for the State of Texas.
Charles grew up on his family’s farm in south central Louisiana where became involved in 4H and rodeo activities at an early age. He moved to Stephenville in the fall of 1989 to attend Tarleton State University on a rodeo scholarship. He was a member of the TSU rodeo team from 1989 through 1992 and graduated with a degree in Industrial Technology.
Charles has two children, Abbie, 9 yrs and Dillon, who is 12. He and his family currently live in Bluff Dale where they enjoy horse activities, youth rodeo and roping competitions. He has been a multiline agent for 7 years and is looking forward to helping Erath county residents with their insurance needs.Come by BCI and meet Charles today! (While you are at it, hit him up to cook you up a Cajun dinner!)
You can reach him via email at Charles@bcinsurancetx.com.
John G Keith IIBC Insurance welcomes John G Keith II.
John is a graduate of Tarleton State University. He has a Bachelors of Science Degree in Agriculture Services and Development. John has called this area home for almost 20 years. He has grown up in the agriculture industry. He is familiar with many aspects of the agricultural way of life and is ready to help you with your farm and ranch insurance.
John has many interests but one of his favorites is team roping!
You can reach him via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ellisa HokeBC Insurance would like to introduce you to Ellisa Hoke.
Ellisa joins BC as our servicing agent. She is the one greeting you when you walk in and answering your phone calls. Ellisa is available to assist with changes, provide proof of insurance, and more!
Ellisa is recently engaged to Taylor Dudley. They live in Huckabay, Texas where they have just purchased their first home. Ellisa is soon to graduate Tarleton State University and is working on obtaining her property and casualty insurance license. Ellisa and Taylor have a small hobby farm operation where they raise Spanish and Boer goats, as well as AKC registered red heelers. In her spare time she likes to work on roping and is learning to train colts with Taylor. She comes from a mainly Dairy background based in Southern New Mexico, where she developed green energy alternatives for organic waste.
You can reach her via email at email@example.com.
Gynnalyn AbbeBC Insurance would like to introduce our newest full time agent - Gynnalyn Abbe.
Gynnalyn has a Bachelors of Science in Agriculture Services and Development from Tarleton State University and Masters of Science in Agriculture with an emphasis in Communication and Adult Education from Texas A&M University Kingsville.
She has a background in production agriculture and education which allows her to understand and relate insurance from a unique perspective. Being able to help families and producers give their families security when bad things happen is a great joy to Gynnalyn. "It is very gratifying to save people money but it is even more wonderful to be part of reason they are made whole from a small or large tragedy."
She is married to husband, Kiley, and has two precious children Kenneth, 1 and Annabeth 3. When Gynnalyn is not taking care of her customers, she enjoys working on the family's farm, gardening and working with plants. Like most mamas, much of her free time is spent with her kids. She pours her love of agriculture into them and is developing a love for growing things in little Kenneth and Annabeth.
Gynnalyn lives in DeLeon and looks forward to assisting members of that wonderful community plus surrounding areas.