Ron Fleshman was born in Rainelle, West Virginia. He has lived in Rainelle his entire life, even while working toward degrees at West Virginia University Institute of Technology, West Virginia University, and the West Virginia College of Graduate Studies (now Marshall University). Upon his graduation from Tech, he started a career in education by teaching at Greenbrier West High School and Rupert Junior High School. After over 14 years of teaching, Nationwide agent F.E. "Gene" Nelson chose Ron to continue his business in his home town in 1986. He continues the excellent service and insurance expertise that Gene taught him.
Ron is community minded. He is past president of the Greater Greenbrier Chamber of Commerce, Immediate Past Treasurer of the Rainelle Lions Club, President of the Rainelle Board of Parks and Recreation, Past Chairman of the Rainelle Medical Center Board of Directors and current director, Member of the Board of Directors of the Greenbrier V alley YMCA, and is an active member of the Rainelle United Methodist Church.
Ron is married to the former Gail Trautmann, and has a son, Sean, who has now joined the agency.
Ron holds licenses in property and casualty, life and health insurance. He holds the LUTCF designation from the National Association of Life Underwriters.
Sean Fleshman is the son of Ron Fleshman and joined the agency in 2009. He is a graduate of Greenbrier West High School and West Virginia University. He was awarded the coveted "Top Gun" award in his agency class. Sean is licensed in Property & Casualty insurance. He is also a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church and is active in the community.
Rosalie Ross has lived in Rainelle all her adult life. She is a graduate of the University of Phoenix with a degee in business management. She has worked in the insurance business for over 17 years years.
She is active in the LZ Rainelle organization which honors veterans each Memorial Day Weekend. In addition, she is a licensed realtor with Country Road Realty, LLC, and is active in her church. She serves as the agency's Operations Manager.
Rosalie holds insurance licenses in property and casualty and life insurance.
Nyla Jones serves as our agency's customer service representative. Nyla has worked for the agency since 1983, originally with Gene Nelson. She is knowledgeable in all insurance and holds a property and casualty insurance license.