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About Farrar Lynch Insurance Agency

About Farrar Lynch Insurance Agency

At Farrar Lynch Insurance, we can outfit you with tailored solutions for both your commercial insurance and personal insurance requirements. As an independent agency, we have the flexibility to shop carriers in order to develop an insurance package that caters to your unique specifications. Whether you are seeking commercial auto insurance for your business or you want to review your home insurance plan because you just renovated, you’re sure to find the protection you require with Farrar Lynch Insurance.

Zach Farrar and Rex Lynch started Farrar Lynch with a vision to provide great insurance products coupled with the goal of providing the best customer service possible.  At Farrar Lynch we understand the confusion and pressure small businesses and individuals feel when selecting their insurance.  We want to help our clients choose the best options for their personalized insurance needs.  Everyone deserves to fully understand all aspects of their insurance  and the policies that stand behind their businesses and individual risks.  Farrar Lynch has deep local ties to the East Tennessee community and we pride ourselves on serving others.

Staff Members

Rex Lynch — Owner/Agent
(Direct Line: 865-254-1700) Email

Rex is the former Senior Vice President of RCS Services, providing over 20 years of business and administrative experience, and knowledge of risk management. He is a 1988 graduate of the University of Tennessee in Industrial Engineering. He has served as the County Mayor for Anderson County and is active in the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce, the City of Rocky Top Chamber, and Alpha Lodge #376.

Zach Farrar — Owner Email

Zach served in the U.S. Marine Corps as a Judge Advocate in Beaufort, SC and New Orleans, LA attaining the rank of Captain. While in the Marine Corps, he investigated claims for various accidents that occurred on Federal Installations and provided counsel on how to minimize risk and effectively resolve the claim. He also managed a criminal prosecution legal department, working with governmental agencies such as NCIS and CID. He has over 11 years of legal and insurance experience. Zach is active in the Clinton Rotary Club, Anderson County Chamber of Commerce, the American Legion Post 172, Alpha Lodge #376, Ducks Unlimited, United States Golf Association, and supports the University of Tennessee

Linda Hickey, CISR — Operations Manager
(Direct Line: 865-259-7905 X803) Email

Linda is a graduate of Tennessee Tech University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and was also a member of Phi Gamma Nu professional fraternity in business. She has 20+ years experience in the insurance industry as a licensed agent and has attained the classification of Certified Insurance Service Representative.

Jessica Lietz — Customer Service Representative
(Direct Line: 865-259-7905 X805) Email

Jessica is responsible for the servicing of our Personal Lines accounts and is a licensed property & casualty agent. She is a local resident--born and raised in the Knoxville area. During her spare time, she enjoys creating new pieces of artwork, baking, and spending time with her family and pets.

Howard Lee — Agent
(Direct Line: 865-259-7905 X806) Email

Howard is a graduate of Berean College in Westland, Michigan where he studied Christian counseling. He and his wife moved to Tennessee in October of 2015 from Arizona where he was an insurance agent for many years--specializing in personal auto, life, and health. He loves working with people, especially through the ministry.

Brock Kothe — Agent
(Direct Line: 865-259-7905 X807) Email

Brock is a graduate of the University of Tennessee with a Masters Degree in Education. While at UT, he worked as an assistant for the University of Tennessee football team. He has also worked as an ophthalmic assistant, LPGA caddy, and a medical device sales representative. After those experiences, he moved into the insurance world as a licensed agent in Property, Casualty, Life and Health.

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