SERVING KNOXVILLE FOR OVER 25 YEARS

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The Bailey Insurance Service team has over 100 years of combined experience serving the greater Knoxville area. Our passion is serving you and we look forward to the next 25 years of doing so.

MIKE BAILEY

Principal – Knoxville, TN

Bailey Insurance Service began February 1, 1994 in the basement of Mike Bailey’s home. He started his independent agency with one phone, one computer, and one empty four-drawer file cabinet. Previously, Mike had ten years of success with a multi-line captive company, and had plenty of relationships on which to build his quality organization.

Mike is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and former three year veteran book salesman for the Southwestern Company. Married to wife Kim of 20 years, they have three daughters: Katie, McKenzie, and Caroline.

Mike Bailey has over 25 years of experience and knowledge as an insurance agent. He contributes his time and resources to superb organizations such as, the Dream Connection, Reach Them 2 Teach Them, the Ed Bailey Foundation, and the Rotary Club of West Knoxville. He is an active member of First Baptist Church of Concord, and Partners in Christ.

Mike supports our men and women in uniform around the world.

By taking care of all of your insurance needs, our customers will know they are protected, and can rest easy knowing their possessions and loved-ones are covered with Bailey Insurance Service. It would be our absolute pleasure to serve you and we hope we get the chance to do so.

God Bless!
Mike Bailey

MEET THE TEAM

The Bailey Insurance Service staff includes agents for home, auto, life, health (individual and group), commercial, and bonds. The Bailey Insurance Service team is available to evaluate, plan, and program a comprehensive insurance package that will suit your needs.

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Katie Bailey Maners

Personal Lines Account Manager & Office Manager

Katie is the second generation of Bailey’s at Bailey Insurance Service. She grew up in Knoxville, went to Farragut High School and graduated from the University of Tennessee with a degree in English. Katie and her husband, Chris, live in Alcoa with their son, Walker. Katie worked at Bailey Insurance Service part time beginning in 2010 and has been full-time since 2012. Katie loves taking care of people, spending time with family, friends and her dogs, Shooter and Majors.

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Fleming Hodges

Producer

Fleming grew up in Knoxville, TN. He went to West High School where he was involved in several sports. He graduated from the Citadel in 2009, and has been an insurance agent with Bailey Insurance Service since 2012. He writes all lines of business, including Commercial, Personal and Life. In his free time, he is a member of Other Brothers at The Episcopal Church of the Ascension and has coached middle school football for West.

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Travis Kilbourne

Commercial Lines Account Manager

Travis has been in the insurance business since 2010 and came to Bailey Insurance Service in 2018. He has an extensive background in various roles of insurance but specializes in commercial insurance. Travis was born and raised in Knoxville, Tennessee and graduated from the University of Tennessee with a degree in Business Administration in 2008. In his spare time, Travis enjoys playing golf, bowling and being a new dad to his son, Camden Matthew.

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Patrick Dunford

Producer

Patrick Dunford has been in the insurance business since 2012 and joined Bailey Insurance Service in early 2016. He graduated from Sullivan Central High School in Kingsport and later attended Walter State Junior College majoring in Golf Course & Turf Grass Management. Patrick specializes in fitting individual client needs and puts an emphasis on long-term relationship building as well as providing excellent customer service. He is originally from Kingsport and loves calling East Tennessee his home. He resides in Knoxville with his wife, Rebekkah and their two children, Landon and Lilah.  In his spare time, Patrick enjoys spending time with his family and friends, as well as playing golf on the weekends.

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Emily Taylor

Office Assistant

Emily has been with Bailey Insurance Service since July of 2018. She is responsible for the office operations and ensuring that all of our clients are being provided with the highest level of service possible. Her first job was at a local insurance agency in South Georgia. She is the current full-time office assistant and plans to continue her growth with BIS. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, Derek and their little boy, Bert.

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Andie Bigger

Office Assistant

Andie started her career with Bailey Insurance Service in December of 2019. She began her insurance journey in 2014 but after several years decided to become a stay at home mom. She is currently an office assistant and has plans to become licensed in property and casualty as well as life and health. Her goal is to provide quality service to clients and go above and beyond expectations. During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her boyfriend, Mark and their adventurous little boy, Cooper.

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Justin Howe

Office Assistant

Justin has been in the insurance business since 2018, and with Bailey Insurance Service since early 2019. Raised in north Florida, he has lived in East Tennessee since 2004, graduating from East Tennessee State University with degrees in English and Secondary Education. Justin specializes in business insurance, but his overall goal is to care for his customers comprehensively, protecting their home, auto, and life needs as well. He lives in Knoxville with his wife, Ashley, and their three young children: Nellie, Ebin, and Declan. Justin spends his free time as an avid sports fan and sportswriter, as well as tending to his small animal farm in Karns.

RECENT INTERNS

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Morgan West

College Intern

Morgan is a current student at the University of Tennessee pursuing a degree in Marketing and plans to graduate in May 2019. He has been with Bailey Insurance Service since May 2018. Morgan enjoys playing sports, hiking and skiing. He is UT’s #1 fan for football and basketball.