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Greg Thomes

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Greg Thomes is the third generation owner of the THOMES INSURANCE GROUP. He has followed his father Ray and Great Uncle John as owners of the agency. He is licensed in commercial, personal, life and health insurance. Greg is licensed in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Arizona and both North & South Dakota . He also has excellent knowledge in contract and surety bonds. Greg was born and raised in the Buffalo area. He currently resides in Maple Lake with his wife, Betty. His activities include working with numerous boards and organizations, enjoying the outdoors and flying. Click here to send Greg an email.

Lana Fabel

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Lana Fabel has been a licensed agent in the Buffalo area for over 30 years. She is licensed in all lines of insurance including life and health and works in both the personal and commercial lines. Lana holds a Certified Insurance Counselor and Certified Risk Manager designation. Lana is active in various community activities and lives with her husband in the rural Montrose area. Lana is MNsure certified. Click here to send Lana an email. QUICK QUOTE REQUEST!

Ann Valley

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Ann Valley is the personal lines specialist at our Buffalo location. She began her insurance career in the Twin Cities in 1982 and joined Thomes Insurance Group in 2003. Ann received her CISR designation in 1995. Ann is licensed in all lines of insurance. Ann will be able to find the right personal lines package to fit your individual needs. Ann and her husband reside in Maple Grove. Click here to send Ann an email.

Blake Miller

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Blake, a life-long resident of Buffalo, obtained his license and began his insurance career in 2012. Blake works with both personal and commercial lines of insurance.  He has firsthand experience in rental properties.  Regardless if it is a one family dwelling or a multi-family townhome, he can help design an insurance program to protect your investments.

Besides spending time with family and friends, Blake enjoys sports of all kinds. He especially enjoys following the Minnesota Wild hockey and Vikings football. Blake's email is

Diana Lange

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Diana Lange has been in the insurance business for over 40 years. Diana joined the Thomes Insurance Agency in 2005. Diana, and her husband own a cattle ranch and farm near Kimball.  She holds a Certified Insurance Service Representative designation. Diana is a avid gardener. Click here to send Diana an email.

Ray Thomes

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Ray Thomes is a retired, second generation owner of the Thomes Insurance Group. Ray was active in the agency from 1954 to 2016. He and his wife Barb reside in Buffalo. With Ray’s 60-plus years in the insurance industry he still enjoys hearing about the daily happenings at the agency.

Amy Kelley

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Amy joined Thomes Insurance Group in 2013 and obtained her insurance license in 2014.  Amy works with personal insurance and can help you find coverage for your vehicles, cycles, home and more.  Amy and her husband Chris reside in rural Maple Lake.  They enjoy model railroading and touring on their motorcycles. Amy's email is

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Tiffany Mulqueen

Tiffany joined Thomes Insurance Group in 2016.  She began her insurance career as an auto claims adjuster in 2001.  She started working in agencies and obtained her license in 2004.  Tiffany can assist you with your life insurance needs along with your property & casualty coverage.  Tiffany has lived in Buffalo since 2005 and enjoys the community with a small town feel.  Tiffany enjoys reading, spending time with her husband and two boys, traveling and football Sundays! Tiffany's email is

Alison Johnson

Alison joined Thomes Insurance in October 2016. Alison is our receptionist and customer service representative. She is a 2002 graduate of Buffalo High School. Alison resides in Buffalo with her husband and her two children. She loves spending time with her family. She also enjoys cooking, listening to music, summer days, and fishing. Alison's email is

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Sheryl started her post-retirement career with Thomes Insurance in the Fall of 2017, after retiring from the State of MN and moving to Buffalo from St. Paul in 2016. Sheryl is our afternoon customer service and office support rep, assisting with documents, payments, is a Notary Public, and enjoys greeting our visitors with a cheery ‘Hello’!

Sheryl lives with her fiancé, Tom, and loves gardening (she’s a Master Gardener with the University of MN), golf, cooking, and camping.