Our Agents

Mary Herz Bauer


Mary is the Agency Principal & Owner in the industry for 10 years. Specializing in Medicare, Individual, Life/Disability. She is a certified Healthcare.gov Broker.


Kelli Judd

Benefits Specialist

Kelli is our 27-year Health, Dental & Vision Insurance Specialist Specializing in Employee Benefit Packages. She is a certified HealthCare.gov Broker.


Christine Koelling

Agent Assistant

Christine has been part of the HKW Insurance Agency team for over 3+ years. She specializes in client care and account management.


Locally Owned & Women Operated Business

Mary Herz Bauer, Principal
Kelli Judd, Benefits Specialist
Christine Koelling, Agent Assistant

What Our Clients Say About Us

Mary was great!  I came to her at the last minute for medical and dental insurance to augment my existing Medicare and she got my coverage quickly processed within two days. 10 out of 10 stars!

Doug Hacker

Mary, you have been so helpful enrolling us both on Medicare!  You answered all of our questions and gave us excellent advice.  It will be our pleasure to recommend you to anyone we know enrolling on Medicare. Thank you again for all of your help!

Kathy & Robert Lambrecht

HKW has provided excellent service to ProFocus Technology over the years and I highly recommend them.

John Boone, President

Christine, Thank you so much for all of your help.  You and Kelli have made an extremely arduous process VERY easy. 

I am so grateful for your help!

Marissa Neitling

Kelli, THANK YOU for everything you have done for us. You are truly a blessing to me and my community and we are thankful for you. 

Father Juan Gonzalez

The team at HKW Insurance is incredibly helpful and saves me a lot of time. They go above and beyond to make sure our employees have their questions answered and they have access to key information. They have helped us improve our benefits and onboarding process as our company has scaled. I’d be lost without Christine & Kelli! Thank you!

Madeline Kenney, Operations Coordinator

Mary, words fail! You have gone above and beyond to help me. Thank you!

Kathleen Scherner

Thanks, Christine, for being such a critical partner for our group. You and Kelli are TOP NOTCH!

Aubrey McCauley, Talent Solutions Manager

Kelli has been outstanding to work with over the years and has been a very valuable asset to our benefits team.  We appreciate her responsiveness and flexibility in working with us.  Most importantly, we value that we can use Kelli as an extension of our internal team, often relying on her knowledge and expertise to speak with our employees and candidates directly regarding a variety of benefits-related matters.

James Lund, Director of Operations