Meet Our Team
Valley Insurance Taylorsville
Brad Nielsen started his insurance career with Prudential Insurance at the end of 1993. While working there he earned many awards for insurance sales. In 1998 He partnered with David Webb and Wayne Collard to start Valley Insurance and Financial Services. Valley Insurance has grown rapidly to a very successful agency. Brad sells all types of insurance in the state of Utah.
He married the former Carrie Despain in 1991 and their three children have lived in South Jordan since 1997. Brad enjoys family time, being involved with his church and Scouting and loves the outdoors.
Wayne Collard is owner/agent at Valley Insurance. He has been in the insurance business for more than 25 years, starting out at New York Life in the late 80’s in the Life and Health fields. He then worked at the Prudential learning the Property and Casualty side of insurance. Then in 1998, started Valley Insurance with David Webb and Brad Nielsen. Wayne consistently updates his insurance knowledge, computer skills and is vested in the running of a successful agency. He is service oriented and always willing to help.
Wayne has been married to his wife Kristie since 1985 and helped her raise 4 children. He loves riding his mountain bike, and when he is tired of pedaling, climbs on his motorcycle. He has been active in the scouting community and serves in his church on a regular basis.
Chris Stange Joined Valley Insurance in 2007 as a producer specializing in Auto, Home, Life and Commercial lnsurance. Chris was born in Reno, NV and moved to Salt Lake in his teens. Chris's drive in the insurance industry is to help educate Utah families on choosing the right insurance plans for their needs at prices that fit their budgets. His back ground in communications enables him to work closely with his clients that make them feel comfortable and secure that he is representing them and putting their well-being in his hands. His work here at Valley Insurance is appreciated and were glad to have him on the team. He is a newly wed, and loves spending his off time golfing, being out doors, and hanging out with friends and family .
Margaret Ann Sorensen
Margaret Ann Sorensen has enjoyed being a administrative assistant for several employers though none has been a more satisfying experience then with Brad Nielsen at Valley Insurance. She loves being organized and helping clients with issues. She has been married to her husband Chris, for 36 years and loves being a mother. Hobbies include: reading,water aerobics, teaching children at her church, and conversations with her grandchildren.
Valley Insurance Heber City
David Webb started his insurance career with Prudential over 20 years ago. In 1998 David teamed up with his two partners Brad Nielsen and Wayne Collard and formed Valley Insurance in the Salt Lake Valley. Valley Insurance has grown successfully due to their excellent service.
David enjoys, fishing, camping, scouting and all out door activities. He is married and has four children.