Paul Kuespert Paul graduated from the University of Idaho with his Bachelor's Degree in Agricultural Economics. He became a licensed insurance agent in Idaho in 1979.
President, Owner at Kuespert Insurance Agency
Paul grew up in the Coeur d'Alene and Spokane area. He and Janelle raised their 3 children on a hobby farm with a love for livestock and gardening in southern Idaho. He was happy to be able to return to his native northern Idaho area when they moved their agency north to Moscow in 2004.
He and Janelle live in Post Falls where they garden, raise livestock and have learned recently about being hobby beekeepers. They harvest their honey along with their garden crop and berries each fall.
Paul spends time with their kids and grandkids on the lakes around Coeur d'Alene fishing for bass, pike and crappie; and farther west on the ocean fishing for salmon and halibut.
Paul and Janelle have 3 children and 3 children-in-law. Paul's true pride and joy are his 6 grandchildren.
Paul volunteers with his church, has been an active member of the scouting community and was recently recognized for his years of service volunteering with Idaho Fish and Game where he served as a reservist and volunteers teaching Hunter's Education sharing his passion for hunting and fishing with the community.
Janelle Kuespert Janelle graduated from Boise State University with an Accounting Degree. She joined the insurance business when she married Paul in 1980.
Operations Officer, Owner at Kuespert Insurance Agency
She lives in Post Falls with Paul where they spend their time gardening, beekeeping and fishing.
Janelle has a love for agriculture and family. She and Paul have 3 children and 3 children-in-law. The highlight of her day is always when she sees or talks to any one of her 7 grandchildren.
Janelle is an active volunteer in her church, works with a local cub scout troop and serves as a 4-H leader to a Coeur d'Alene club as a sheep leader.
Stephanie Kellogg Stephanie joined the family business as a licensed insurance agent in 2005. She specializes in business and agriculture insurance office.
Agent at Kuespert Insurance Agency
Stephanie developed a deep appreciation for agriculture on the Kuespert’s hobby farm in Parma, Idaho.
She moved to Moscow in 2002 to attend the University of Idaho where she got her Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture Economics. She fell in love with the Palouse and never left.
She lives in Coeur d'Alene with her husband Darren and active son Jasper. Their springer spaniel Remy likes to tag along on all of their outdoor adventures kayaking, SUPing, and hiking.
Stephanie volunteers at her church, with Moscow’s Family Promise of the Palouse and as an assistant sheep 4-H leader and mentor..
Sara Ricks Along with Stewart and Stephanie, Sara joined the family business at birth, but officially joined the agency in 2005 working in accounting and marketing for the agency. While affectionately known as the Baby Boss, this title transferred from Sara when her first child was born in 2008, giving Kuespert's their first grandchild and giving the agency the first of their next generation of "baby bosses".
Operations Manager at Kuespert Insurance Agency
Sara received her Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations from the University of Idaho.
Sara is an active volunteer in the community with serving in her church, her son's cub scout pack, the PTA and coaching her kids youth sports teams.
She and her husband Matt have 4 young children and a dog. The family spends their time fishing, gardening and playing sports.