Meet Our Team
Steve Egbert has been a professional Insurance Agent since 1991. Steve is a 1st Generation insurance agent starting in the Life and Health industry. In December of 2004 Steve entered the Property & Casualty industry writing Farm, Business, Home & Auto. In April of 2012, he started his own Independent Insurance Agency using the name Countryside Insurance Group. Since then Steve has acquired many excellent companies to represent for Farms, Crop, Commercial, Home & Auto. Steve has a deep passion for agriculture and the agriculture community.
When not serving his Insurance clients, Steve and his 2 sons Zachary & Zane operate the family farm of 600 acres of corn and soybeans. In the summer Steve and his boys pull a super modified four wheel drive pulling truck with the Ohio State Tractor Pulling Association. Steve is the first to admit he wouldn’t have been able to achieve any of this without the help and support of his wife Theresa. They have been married for 28 years and have 2 sons together.
Zach Egbert has been working in insurance for over one year now. He serves as the producer for Countryside Insurance Group with a strong focus on farm and business policies. His favorite part about his career has been meeting new people and talking to fellow farmers. When Zach is not in the office he loves to work on his farm and truck. He also loves attending tractor pulls.
Sara Elsass has five years of experience in the insurance industry, and she is a Licensed Agent for our team who specializes in personal lines. Sara’s favorite part of working in the business is helping others meet their insurance needs.
Sara is happily married to her husband, Matthew. She has two children: Zander, 10, and Caleb, 1. When she is not in the office, Sara enjoys spending time with her family and hanging out with friends. She also enjoys watching her son play baseball and karate during the school year.