Mary Jo Newton Agent
KFB Insurance Agent Since 2005
For 30 years, Mary Jo has helped Farm Bureau members protect their assets with Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance. She started as a CSR in 1982 and became an Agent in 2005. During this time, she has won numerous awards including the National Multiline Sales Award (2006, 2007 and 2010) and the $6,000,000 Club in 2007 and $5,000,000 Club in 2009. Mary Jo understands that outstanding customer service is the lifeblood of any business. She believes in going the extra mile.
She is currently serving on the Leadership Shelby Board of Directors (1999-2013), served as President (2003-04) and was named the Alumna of the Year in 2011. She served as President of the Business and Professional Women's Club (2006-2008) and has served on the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce Board.
Mary Jo is a lifelong resident of Shelby County and still lives on the family farm in Bagdad, Kentucky. She earned a degree in Music from the University of Kentucky ('83). She has been an active member of Bagdad Baptist Church where she serves as a Deacon, Sunday School teacher and sings with the praise team. She also enjoys traveling, working outdoors and volleyball. Mary Jo is married to her husband of 30 years and has two children, a daughter and a son.
How can Mary Jo Newton help you today?
- Farm to School Month spotlights efforts to get more local foods into Kentucky schools
- October 19, 2016
Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles encourages Kentucky school children to celebrate Farm to School Month in October and throughout the year.
- Elizabethtown SBDC director recognized as one of the best
- October 18, 2016
The Office of Veterans Business Development recognized Patricia Krausman, director of the Elizabethtown Small Business Development Center, as one of the six most outstanding instructors for the 2016 Boots 2 Business program.
- UK forestry department celebrates National Forest Products Week – all year long
- October 14, 2016
National Forest Products Week, Oct.16 – 22, recognizes the sustainable benefits of wood materials and their important role in the nation’s economy.