Why should you choose us?


Montgomery-Nichols is a leading independent insurance agency servicing our immediate as well as surrounding communities.

Our association with the finest insurance companies in the state enables us to provide our customers with competitive and valuable products, discounted package auto and homeowner policies, and credits on renewals. Our professional insurance agents will review all your coverage and provide you with the highest quality service. We will conduct ourselves in a responsible, honest, fair and caring manner at all times. We are committed to the growth and development of our employees to establish a performance-driven culture.
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Quality coverage

Our carrier relationships allow our agents to custom tailor insurance coverage specifically to your needs.

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Superior value

Being independent agents, we compare options from our carriers to determine the best overall coverage for you.

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Personal service

We take great pride in servicing our clients, distinguishing ourselves by providing unparalleled customer service.

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Satisfied Clients

Our goal is to be your independent partner and primary point of contact for all insurance needs and questions.

Our Team

Tom Nichols

Tom Nichols

Principal Tom Nichols, Jr. started working for Gates McDonald as a workers compensation consultant for large employers from l981 to 1991. He then began as a customer service representative and left as the district manager of the Toledo office, managing clients from northwest Ohio. Tom is a 1976 graduate of St John's Jesuit and 1981 graduate of University of Toledo in Business Administration with dual majors in Finance and Marketing. He has been with the agency since 1991, becoming principal and co-owner in 2001 and sole owner in 2013. He is married to Susan with four children, JP, Erin, Matthew and Peter.

Pamela Jordan

Pamela Jordan

Agent Pam has been employed with Montgomery-Nichols since 1990. She is a licensed agent and a CSR. Prior to working for Montgomery-Nichols Pam was employed by Scheib-Snow Insurance Agency. Pam has worked in insurance since she was 17 years old where she started her insurance career at George Evarts Agency in Oregon, Ohio. She's married to Timothy Jordan and has two children, Jeffrey & Katie and two beautiful grandchildren, Jackson & Aubree. Pam is very involved in her church, Hope Community Church of the Nazarene. She has served as a youth leader for the past 14 years and continues to do so now. She really enjoys working with the youth.

Carol Miller

Carol Miller

Agent Carol has been with Montgomery Nichols since December 17th, 1993 as a licensed agent and CSR as well as handling the accounting for the agency. Carol is married to Jim Miller with two beautiful daughters and three super grandchildren. Prior to working for Montgomery Nichols she worked at Sylvania Insurance as a CSR. She has been a director at Olivet Lutheran Church for two wonderful adult handbell choirs since 1985 performing at the Toledo Museum of Art in the great Gallery for Christmas Concerts and also requested to perform at the Hennage Auditorium for the Grand Illumination in Williamsburg as well as many festivals, weddings and local festivities. She loves to play golf and enjoy good weather around the pool.

Matt Nichols

Matt Nichols

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Barbara Marazon

Barbara Marazon

Claims Specialist Barb has been working at Montgomery Nichols since July of 2002 as a claims specialist and can truly say she Loves her job. Before joining the Montgomery Nichols Insurance Agency, she worked at Nationwide Insurance as a Customer Service Rep. in Oregon, Ohio for Agents Les Arquette, Ernie Bilang & Jim West. Barb was employed there from 1981 and continued there until her 5th daughter was born in 1993. She was a stay at home mom from 1993 to 2002. Barb is married to Joe and has 5 Daughters and 5 grandkids, 2 girls and 3 boys. She resides in Oregon Ohio. She graduated from Cardinal Stritch high School. She loves to go fishing, walking her dog Charlie and enjoys spending as much time as she can with family and friends.

JP Nichols

JP Nichols

Agent JP Nichols is an agent at Montgomery Nichols starting as a producer in 2007. He has a Finance degree and graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration, (BBA) in May 2009 and a entrepreneurship minor. He was born and raised in the Sylvania/Toledo area. His commitment to serving the community he grew up in is very important to to him and is very excited and passionate about continuing the family business through its third generation.

James Miller

James Miller

Agent Jim was in the United States Marine Corps for two years. He graduated from the University of Toledo with a Business Degree in 1954. Jim started as a life insurance agent and division manager with Prudential in 1955. In February 1959 he was the manager of Union Mutual Life Insurance Company. In February 1979 he started Sylvania Insurance Agency. In 1992 he merged Sylvania Insurance Agency with Montgomery Nichols, Inc. Jim is married to Carol and has two daughters and three grandchildren. Jim has been member of Highland Meadows for fifty three years and was President of the club for four years. In July of2007 he was awarded a Life Membership of Highland Meadows.

Martin Bokesch

Martin Bokesch

Agent Martin started his career in banking with the Toledo Trust Company in 1961 as a bank teller. He worked for them thru the years until1980 and was promoted to branch manager and assistant treasurer. In 1964, Martin took a leave from banking to join the Marine Corp. His tour lasted for 6 years on active duty and reserve. Afterward he returned to his banking career. In 1981, Martin made an occupation changed and joined the Equitable Insurance Company as a registered representative in sales and financial planning. In 1982, He was introduced to Montgomery-Nichols Agency and has been affiliated with them as an agent to the present time. Martin is married to Karen Bokesch for 48 years and has for married children.



Chuck Westrick

Chuck Westrick

Agent Chuck Westrick joined Montgomery Nichols in 2015. His background in the insurance business includes being a producer in sales for Compass insurance and most recently for the Knights of Columbus where he specialized in life sales, fixed annuities, and long term care and disability income insurance. He was born in Toledo and has lived in Sylvania for over 20 years. He graduated from St. Francis De Sales High School and the University of Toledo. He is married to his wife Sue and has two adult children, Elisha and Matthew. He enjoys spending his free time traveling; in particular family vacations to Outer Banks and Florida, and is a fan the Detroit Tigers and Red Wings. He finds that serving clients in the insurance business is as rewarding as his service to St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sylvania, along with ongoing community activities with the Knights of Columbus.

Lee Clay

Lee Clay

Agent Lee started his career in banking with First National Bank in 1967 as a computer operator. He was promoted to Assistant Manager of Computer Operations in 1978. In 1991, he worked for Met Life Insurance as an agent until 1993 when he joined Montgomery Nichols as an agent. He has an associate degree in Accounting and Computer Science. Lee is a widower with two children, four grandchildren and one great granddaughter. Lee is president of Working Girls Association, a non-profit organization.

Michael Webber

Michael Webber

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Tom Yang

Tom Yang

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Michael McPeek

Michael McPeek

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