Gerry hignite

Gerald Hignite

Commercial and Personal Lines Agent


Gerry has been successfully meeting the insurance needs of clients throughout Kentucky and beyond for over 40 years. He began his insurance career as a Claims Adjuster in 1968. His agency career began in 1970. In 1974 he became President and owner of the agency. Through his leadership and overall team approach, the agency ranks as a top independent producer of Property and Casualty insurance for Kentucky school systems and public entities. The agency is also a leading producer of similar coverage for businesses of all shapes and sizes whether they be in manufacturing, construction, or of the local “mom and pop” variety. Contractors especially rely heavily on his expertise to secure the bonding capacity needed to submit bids and earn new business. Realizing that one size or company does not fit all, he has partnered with in excess of 80 carriers to ensure we leave no stone unturned in pursuing and maintaining your business. As such, area businesses and residents can count on his professional team to thoroughly research the marketplace in order to provide the desired levels of coverage at very competitive prices.


Kentucky Property and Casualty License
Kentucky Life and Health License
Tennessee Insurance Producer Non-Resident License
Georgia Non-Resident Agent License


Member, Severns Valley Baptist Church
Board Member, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Board
Former Board Member, First Citizens Bank and Farmers Capital Bank
Avid supporter of Youth Sports and Outdoor Sports (hunting and fishing) related organizations


Gerry and his wife Susie have a daughter and he enjoys traveling with the family. He owns and shows bird dogs. When time permits he likes watching a good game of baseball, hunting, fishing, and other sports related activities.