July Member News 2021


Member News is a monthly blog post dedicated to sharing Chamber members’ upcoming events or major news. If you have something to share, email the Chamber’s Director of Communications and Marketing, Mary Kate Hafner, at [email protected].

Shelter Insurance Companies is #1 yet again.  For the third time in four years, leading global market research company J.D. Power has announced that Shelter Insurance® ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction among Auto Insurers in the Central Region on their U.S. Auto Insurance Study. Shelter received this honor in 2016, 2018, 2019, and 2021.

This study asked customers to provide feedback about their overall satisfaction with their auto insurance company in the following study factors: Interaction, Policy Offerings, Price, Billing Process and Policy Information, and Claims.  Shelter scored highest in three of the study factors:  Price, Billing Process and Policy Information. 

Shelter Insurance® believes the consistency with which they have achieved this award shows their commitment to hard work and innovation. 

Central Missouri Foster Care and Adoption Association is hiring for numerous positions including Volunteer Supervisor, Community Connections Specialist, Family Development Trainer/Assessor, AmeriCorp VISTA (volunteer positions). Visit this webpage to find more information and to share the listings with other

Weichert, Realtors® – First Tier is proud to announce Andrea Charleston has joined their Columbia office. Charleston joins a dedicated team of knowledgeable agents at Weichert, Realtors® – First Tier, who bring many years of combined real estate expertise to their clients.