About Us

Shore-Murphy & Associates of Casey was formed on January 1, 2004 with the acquisition of Athey & Associates and the Insurance Service Store of Casey. Heather Shaffner and Shore-Murphy & Associates LLC formed their partnership in March 2004. In June 2005, SMAC acquired The Nolan Worms Agency and the affiliation with the Cincinnati Insurance Companies.

Heather Shaffner is the acting manager and agent for Shore-Murphy & Associates of Casey. She has been around the insurance industry for most of her lifetime. Her father, Dwight Shore retired from Shore-Murphy & Associates in Marshall and from Mutual Insurance in December 2015.

Brian James became a partner and agent in June 2005. He was formerly with Country Insurance. Brian has been involved with insurance for 15 years and has a strong business background.

Julie Hackney is the agency Customer Service Representative and agent. She formerly worked for The Nolan Worms Insurance Agency and continued with SMAC after his retirement. Julie has 30+ years of experience in the industry.

Today, the agency represents numerous appointed and brokerage companies for Property and Casualty insurance for individuals and businesses. Markets have been developed further in disability, long term care and especially life insurance.