Meet our Staff

See who personally handles your business

Teresa Smith
903-831-3493 x 3
Teresa Smith has been in the insurance business for 29 years and has been with the Barry Insurance Agency since 1988 and became a partner with the agency in 2004. Teresa specializes in commercial insurance products: property, general liability, business auto, worker's compensation, surety and contractor's bonds, and employee's benefits.

Jay Barnette
Jay Barnette has been with Barry Insurance for several years specializing in senior products, Medicare Supplement, Medicare Part D drug plans and senior life insurance. Jay can also help you with any other insurance plans for business, personal, or health.

Michelle Blizzard
903-831-3493 x 4
Michelle Blizzard started in the insurance business in 1999 and works in our commercial insurance department. She can help your business with all it's insurance needs and specializes in commercial property, general liability, commercial auto and worker's compensation.

Tammy Carter
903-831-3493 x 2
Tammy Carter is a licensed producer and customer services representative and has been with Barry Insurance Agency since 2006. Her primary focus is Personal Lines Insurance: this includes Flood, Homeowners, Auto, Motorcycle, ATV, Trailers, Mobile Homes, Mexico Coverage, Umbrellas, Farm and Ranch, and Rental Property. She assists her insureds with answering their questions, filing claims, and making changes to policies to make sure their current coverage meets their current needs and lifestyle. She also creates proposals for new clients based upon their needs.

Ann Sperry
903-831-3493 x 7
Ann Sperry is a Customer Service Representative for Barry Insurance in Texarkana. She has been with the agency since 2004 and primarily does the group health insurance quoting as well as the individual health and life quoting. She also assists our numerous clients and helps them in solving problems. After spending 25 years in Human Resources and Benefit Management, she has much experience and understanding of the group health needs from both the employer's and the employee's viewpoints. She also processes the new enrollments, terminations and renewals, investigate claims issues and prepares proposals for clients.

Nolan Smith has been specializing in Long Term Care and Supplemental Health Insurance since 2000. He is here to assist you with products like Cancer, Accident, and Disability Insurance. Nolan is also a licensed Producer, and can assist you with all of your Property and Casualty needs. Call us to make an appointment with Nolan, and get that piece of mind that comes from knowing you'll be taken care of through all of life's unexpected turns.

Karen McConaughey
903-831-3493 x 1
Karen McConaughey has been in insurance since 1977 and has 9 years experience with Barry Insurance Agency. Call Karen today to get a free quote on your auto, home, motorcycle, farm and ranch, or any of our other personal insurance products.

Nicole Bollero-Johnson
Nicole Bollero-Johnson is our newest addition to the Barry Insurance Agency. She has been in the insurance industry since 2000. Nicole is licensed for Life, Health, Home, and Auto is both Texas and Arkansas. Call Nicole with any of your Personal or Commercial Insurance needs.

Megan Cowley
903-831-3493 x 5
Megan Cowley is a licensed producer and customer service representative in both Texas and Arkansas that has been in the insurance business since 2003. She works in our Commercial Insurance department and can help you and your business with all of its insurance needs including: general liability, commercial property, business auto and worker's compensation. Megan is also a Notary and handles all of our Notary Bonds.