Truck Dealerships

Plans designed with dealers in mind.

David Shepherd started Shepherd Insurance back in 1977. Four decades later, the agency has become the leading insurance advisor for the franchise truck dealership industry. Shepherd offers innovative loss prevention services designed to reduce long-term insurance costs, while providing our award-winning Competitive Edge Program.


We work with the nation’s leading insurance companies to design innovative products tailored to the unique needs of the truck dealership industry. Our expertise in the truck dealership industry has been repeatedly recognized by publications like Insurance Journal, Truck Parts & Service, Successful Dealer, Rough Notes, Inc. Magazine, and Insurance Business America.


We design, negotiate and deliver high-impact insurance packages that help you achieve cost savings, time efficiencies and improved return on investment. Our Competitive Edge Program includes multiple carrier alternatives and a unique service model that allows us to consistently exceed the needs and expectations of our clients


Your customized program could include:

  • Exclusive Garage Markets
  • Discount Floor-Plan Pricing Program
  • Non-Reporting/Non-Auditable Policy Available
  • Unique Workers Compensation Solutions
  • Broad Form Work Product / Comeback Coverage Included
  • Lease and Rental Coverage Specialists


We have assembled a team that specializes in providing, servicing, and underwriting customized insurance products for the franchise truck dealership industry. As an independently owned and operated agency, we have the flexibility to put your truck dealership first. With Shepherd Insurance, you’re not a policy to us. We create a partnership with each client through earned trust, integrity, knowledge and experience.

Jeff Kweder

Lead President | Partner

Matt Smith


Brad McNulty


Jeremy Sims


Jason Bukowski


Paige Sexton


Penny Chrisman

Senior Account Manager

Josh Logan

Claims Representative

Linda Rhea

Senior Claims Specialist

Rhonda Pines

Certificate Specialist

Susan Foust

Account Coordinator

Bekki Hicks

Account Coordinator

Emily Nelson

Commercial Lines Account Manager


We’d love to hear from you. If you need assistance, have questions about our group of Shepherd partner companies or are simply looking for more information, we’re eager to help.


Please fill out the form below and one of our team members will be in touch to provide the assistance you need.


Headquartered in Carmel, Indiana, with offices throughout the country, we are here to assist you with all of your insurance, benefits and financial needs.
111 Congressional Blvd., Suite 100
Carmel, IN 46032-5638

Creating Relationships. Finding Solutions. Protecting You.