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We help individuals and businesses magnify their insurance knowledge by customizing their policies to match their risks. Unlike our competition, we know that even “nickels” count, and so do YOU!

The Nichols Agency mission is to enhance the lives of our customers with their families, their trials, and their future.

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Team Members

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Meet Our Team

Jeff Nichols


Meet Jeff

Jeff is the owner and founder of The Nichols Agency. He has a passion for risk management and helping others. His five years of insurance experience plus his drive of learning have pushed him to be one of the best people to serve your needs. Jeff also serves as a board member for the Sheridan Foster Parent Exchange. His wife and two hunting dogs are all happy to be in Sheridan and make this their forever home.

Nate Nichols

Sales Representative

Meet Nate

Nate is a licensed producer for The Nichols Agency. He is fueled by his great desire to learn and be the best. Communicating with others and helping them understand the risks they face is what Nate does well. Nate has recently moved to Sheridan and looks forward to enjoying all that Wyoming has to offer.

Sharleen Livingston

Customer Service

Meet Sharleen

Sharleen was born and raised in Missouri and moved to Wyoming 22 years ago to take care of her parents. Her husband was a Farmers agent in Missouri and she worked for him for 18 years. When he passed away, she worked for another Farmers agent for two years until moving to Wyoming. Since moving to Wyoming she has worked for two Farmers agents who have since retired and currently is working for her present employer, Jeff Nichols. As you can see, Sharleen has been a member of the Farmers Insurance Family for 42 years. Over these past years, she has always enjoyed talking with our clients as she feels they are not only our clients but part of our “Farmers Family.”

Sharon Stopka

Customer Service/Sales Representative

Meet Sharon

Sharon is a licensed producer and has been working in the insurance industry for 17 years. Her favorite part of the job is meeting new people and visiting with existing clients. She also likes quoting home and auto policies and getting the best coverage for her clients. When there are problems with accounts, Sharon is the ‘go-to’ person. Sharon was born and raised in Sheridan. She served her country in the Navy for five years. She is also a musician, playing and teaching the piano. Her higher education degrees are in music. The motto she lives by comes from the Andy Griffith show, ‘Got time to breathe? Got time for music!’.