Meet the people you’ll be working with.
Dave is the President & CEO of PSW. Dave is a 4th generation resident of Waverly and a graduate of Waverly Central High School (1972) and Middle Tennessee State University (1976). He began his career in the insurance business in 1976. He gained the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation in 1980. Dave has been heavily involved in the Insurors of Tennessee. Throughout his career, Dave has served as a member of the Board of Directors as well as President of the Association in 1998. Dave also served as Tennessee's delegate to the National Association's Board of Directors from 2004 to 2010. Dave served as the Chairman of the Humphreys County School Board from 1994-2000 as well as a member of the Board of Directors for United Way of Humphreys County.
Dave helps manage the agency's national program for the portable storage shed industry and specializes in the manufacturing sector of that industry.
He and his wife Melissa are members of the Waverly United Methodist Church where he serves as the Chair for the Committee on Finance. Dave and Melissa have three grown sons, Scott (Amy), Andy (Kara) and Taylor (Rebecca). They also have four grand-children, Kennedy, Sawyer, Andrew, and Sydney. Dave spends his spare time either with his grandchildren or houseboating.
Andy is a graduate of Waverly Central High School (1995) and the University of Tennessee at Knoxville (1999) where he obtained his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/Finance. After graduation he moved to Cincinnati, OH, and worked for Cincinnati Insurance Company as a commercial lines underwriter for three years. In 2002, he moved back to Waverly and joined the agency as an all-lines producer with a specialty in commercial insurance. In 2003 Andy was honored as the Young Agent of the Year from the Insurors of Tennessee and in 2004 he served as the Chairman of the Young Agent Committee and was a member of the Board of Directors for the Insurors of Tennessee. Andy received his Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation in 2005 and became one of the owners of the agency in 2006. Andy and his wife Kara have two children, Kennedy and Andrew, and his leisure activities include golf, college football, and relaxing with family and friends. Andy currently serves as the Chairman of the Church Council for the Waverly United Methodist Church as well as being involved with the United Way of Humphreys County. In 2012, Andy was elected to represent Humphreys County on the Meriwether Lewis Electric Cooperative Board of Directors.
Taylor is a 5th generation resident of Waverly. He is a graduate of Waverly Central High School (2000) and Cumberland University (2004) where he earned his Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration/Marketing. While at Cumberland he was also a member of both the men's basketball and men's golf teams.
After graduation, Taylor worked for Cincinnati Insurance Company as a commercial lines underwriter until he moved back home in 2007. Taylor has served on the Board of Directors for Insurors of Tennessee, Waverly Country Club, and the United Way Allocations Committee. In 2013, he was awarded the prestigious Arch E. Northington Award by the Insurors of Tennessee as the Young Insurance Agent of the Year in the State of Tennessee.
Taylor helps manage the agency's national program for the portable storage shed industry and specializes in portable shed transportation.
He and his wife Rebecca have two children, Sawyer and Sydney. In his spare time, Taylor enjoys playing golf, boating, working on his farm, and cheering for his beloved Vols and Titans.
J.V. is a lifelong resident of Waverly and began his career in the insurance industry in 1983 working for Waverly Insurance. In 1986 he purchased interest in the agency from the late Harold Anderson. In 1993, he became partners with Dave Porch, Larry, and Bill Webb in what is currently PSW Insurance. J.V. served 10 years on the Humphreys County Board of Commissioners. He was a charter member and past president of the Waverly Rotary Club where he received the Paul Harris Fellow Award given by Rotary International. He also served 15 years on the Board of Directors of the Humphreys County Dixie League. J.V. is a graduate of Waverly Central High School (1969). He and his wife Vicki have two grown children, Jennifer and Jake, and three grandchildren, Joshua, Julia, and Olive.
Danny is a graduate of Waverly Central High School (1987), Columbia State Community College (1991) and Trevecca Nazarene University (2000). Danny became a licensed insurance producer in 2003. He has been a part of the PSW staff since 2006. Danny specializes in life and health insurance. He and his wife Andrea, have one son, Jackson. Their hobbies include running and playing tennis and they are both active members of the Tennessee Valley Road Runners.
Tammy joined PSW in 2003 as office manager. Tammy’s area of responsibilities includes all accounting, information technology, and special projects coordinator for all three offices. She earned the Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) designation in 2006. Tammy and her husband, Jessie, are the proud parents of two children, Leslie and Clay.
Jaquita is a lifelong resident of Waverly and a graduate of Waverly Central High School (1983). Jaquita began working for PSW in 1993. In 2006, Jaquita completed her Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) designation. Jaquita and her husband Tim have two children, Christopher and Lacey. She is an active member of Friendship World Outreach.
Laura is also a lifelong resident of Waverly and a graduate of Waverly Central High School (1995). Before joining the PSW team in 2014, she was the Business Office Manager at Three Rivers Hospital in Waverly, TN. Laura has 2 children, Carson and Hallie. She enjoys spending time with family, being outdoors and reading.
Karen is a lifelong resident of Waverly and a graduate of Waverly Central High School (1972) and Austin Peay State University (1976). She began her career working for Waverly Insurance in 1988. In 2006, Karen earned her Certified Insurance Service Representative (CISR) designation. Karen and her husband Tim have two daughters, Karlee and Laura. In her spare time, Karen enjoys spending time with her grandson, Holton.
Anita is a native of Forest Park, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. She moved to Humphreys County in 1997 with her husband Ron and two daughters Angela and Laura. She began working at PSW in 1997. Anita considers herself a true Southern Yankee and loves to spend time with her grandchildren in her spare time.
Kim is a native of West Tennessee and has been in Camden for many years. She has one grown son, Tyler and enjoys being involved in her church, volunteering in the community and being home with her 3 dogs.