Jade B. Gardner, CSR

Lisa J. Gant, CSR

I joined MRH Insurance in August of 2014 and obtained my license in August 2014 as well.  I have been married for 28 years, have one son, and two grand children.  I enjoy spending time with my family and working in my yard and garden.

Carrie Cooper, CISR

I received my license in June 2004 and have been with the agency since October 2007. I received my CISR designation in December 2010. I have been married for 36 years, have two sons & one darling 7 year old grandson. I enjoy working with people so Insurance is a great profession for me. 

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Bob Gunther,  Producer - Lincoln NE 

I began my insurance career in 1977 in Marshall, MN.  I have been in the insurance/financial industry since.  I am now the Central Region Manager for the agency, managing the Topeka office and newly opened Lincoln, NE office.  My goal is to provide the personal and professional service you deserve.  My wife, Jill, is the Athletic Director at Doane College in Crete, NE.. 

Chad VanHouden, Life Insurance

I am a Chanute High School graduate.  I received my license in 2007 and joined the agency in 2009. In 2012, I married my wife Dr. Kari Hamlin, and we reside outside of town.  In June, 2013 we were blessed with a sweet baby boy, Ward.  

Debbie Butcher, CISR, Agency Service Manager.

I have been licensed in insurance since June of 1980.  I started with the agency in August of 1985.  I got my CISR designation in 1996.  I have been married for 38 years and have two married sons and one grandson who is 3 1/2.  I enjoy doing things with my family, reading, golfing and traveling.  

Nancy Peter, CISR

I started with the Agency in 2004, was licensed in 1982 and have 31 years in the insurance industry.  I enjoy camping with my family and long walks. 

David McCune, Founded the agency in 1932.

Dave Robinson, Agency Consultant.

My insurance career began as a home office multi line Property and Casualty underwriter in Topeka, Kansas in 1959.  I was licensed and "sat the desk" for 7 years before moving to Chanute, joining Alice's dad, David McCune, in his agency. David McCune mentored me on the agency side of the insurance business and in 1972, David McCune retired and I purchased the agency. 

Amy Hendrickson, Marketing Manager 

​I  graduated from Washburn University in 1993 with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications.  I worked for the Capper Foundation as a Special Event Coordinator in Topeka, Ks.  I began my career with the Agency in 2006 and obtained my license that same year.  I enjoy spending time with my family as we have two boys, Jack and Max.  I serve on our local PTO Board and I'm a member of the 2013 Leadership Chanute Class.  I'm also an active member of Zion Lutheran Church and a supportive parent of 4-H.

Alice Robinson,  Office Support

Kathy Lucas, Executive Assistant

Graduated from PSU in 1989 with a Bachelors degree in Business Administration concentrating in Accounting. I began my career with the Agency in January of 2011 and obtained my license in April of 2011. I enjoy spending time with my husband, Mike, and two children Michaela and Tyson. 


Ross T. Hendrickson, MBA, President.

Ross obtained his Property/Casualty license in 1992 and his Life/Health in 2000.  Ross received his BBA in 1993 and his MBA in 2007.  In 2006, Ross and his family moved to Chanute from Topeka and joined McCune Robinson, Inc. as the third generation to work in the P&C family owned agency. In 2009, Ross purchased McCune Robinson, Inc. from his father-in-law, David M. Robinson, and became the second son-in-law to own the family agency.  The name was changed to MRH Insurance Group, Inc. at this time.  Ross enjoys playing golf, reading biographies, working in his yard, supporting the Washburn Ichabods and being involved in his fraternity, Phi Delta Theta.  (Read more under About page)


I joined MRH in September 2017 and was licensed in October 2017.  I am currently working on my Associate of Science degree from Neosho County Community College and then plan to work toward my Bachelor's degree in Business Administration.  I have been enlisted in the Kansas Army National Guard for 5 years.  To top it all off, I have a sweet daughter named Josie who keeps my life fun and exciting. 

"Protecting Families and Businesses Since 1932"

725 West Cherry Street- Chanute, KS 66720

3745 SW Wanamaker Road, Ste. C- Topeka, KS 66610

Lincoln, NE  68526


Joann Gomez - Oliver, Senior Account Representative.

I started my insurance career in 1982.  I joined MRH Insurance in October 2016 as Senior Account Representative.  I enjoy spending time with my 2 daughters, as they keep me busy with their activities.  I also enjoy being a part of the PTO at their schools.