Meet Our Staff

As our client, you will have a team of highly qualified professionals working for you to provide you with the best coverage for you, your family, or your business.  Building a long-lasting relationship with our clients is our number one priority.

Charles Daughtry, Insurance Agent

Kent Daughtry

President

Kent Daughtry is the Owner / President of Professional Insurance Services, Inc. He has over 35 years of experience in the insurance industry. With two locations approximately 100 miles apart he is proud of his ability to serve almost all of NC. His commitment to education is exemplified by his LUTCF and CIC designations. His dedication to education, service and growth have proven to be a successful combination for his agency, his staff and his customers. Kent recently married a high school classmate. Together they share 3 daughters and 1 son. They also share 3 granddaughters, 1 grandson plus another grandson who will make his debut at the end of June 2018. Together they have a horse and four cows to help them keep in touch with their roots. Kent enjoys spending time with his family, fishing and barbershop singing, church activities and his Rotary Club. All these activities are worked in around the requirements of maintaining and harvesting the 8.5 acre family vineyard. It is located on the land that has been in his family for over 200 years.

Lauren Giddens

Lauren Giddens

Customer Service Representative

Lauren has been involved with insurance since August of 2017. She recently received her Property & Casualty license and looks forward to assisting others with all of their Insurance needs. Her main goals are customer satisfaction and to help customers understand the value of the insurance they are purchasing. She has a four year old daughter as well as an eleven month old daughter. When she isn’t in the office she enjoys time with her daughters and fiancé, Jonathan, at their grandpa’s turkey farm learning all there is to know about brooder hubs. Other hobbies she enjoys are fishing, painting, drawing and trips to the mountains with family.

Theresa Thurston

Theresa Thurston

Agent

Theresa Thurston has been with Professional Insurance Services, Inc. in our Asheboro office since 2008. She has over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry. She makes customer service her focus and strives to build trust and long term relationships with her clients.

In her free time, Theresa enjoys taking motorcycle road trips with her husband, Bradley, and playing with her loving dog, Gigi.

Darin Ridge

Darin Ridge

Office Manager

Darin Ridge joined Professional Insurance Services, Inc. in 2005 and is the current office manager in the Asheboro office. With over 13 years experience in both commercial and personal lines, Darin is committed to customer service and strives to make insurance coverage simple to understand.

Outside of the office, Darin is very involved with his family and enjoys exploring the North Carolina mountains through its many hiking trails.

Toni Allred

Toni Allred

Agent

Toni Allred has been an insurance agent for 27 years with a primary focus on personal lines. For the last 10 years Toni has applied her knowledge and skills servicing customers with Professional Insurance Services in Asheboro. She is married to Marty Allred and they have two children, Ashley and Matthew. She enjoys spending time with her family and activities outside. She also loves long weekends at the Beach and Mountains. She is an active member of Cedar Falls Baptist Church where she holds several jobs.

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