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Jeff Chronister


Meet Jeff Chronister

"The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want right now." "“ Zig Ziglar

Jeff joined the Ollis/Akers/Arney team in June of 2000. He uses his 25+ years of experience in the financial services sector to help clients identify, analyze, and quantify specific risks within their business.

Pairing ten years of experience in commercial banking and 18+ years with Ollis/Akers/Arney in commercial insurance, Jeff brings a unique perspective to help clients design and implement a long-term risk reduction plan.

Today’s businesses face a tremendous level of risk. Knowing this, Jeff does more for his clients than just talking about insurance coverages. Reduction of their total cost of risk and overall growth and success of their business is the focus.

Jeff is a proud alum of Missouri State University and holds the Accredited Advisor of Insurance (AAI) professional designation. Jeff was honored as a Trusted Adviser by Springfield Business Journal for 2020.

Jeff is involved in the community and enjoys coaching youth sports, hunting, and being outdoors with his two sons, Jackson and Carter, and his wife, Debby.

Jeff Chronister