Meet Our Team
Scott Groharing, Owner/Principal agent with GMI Insurance Agency of Utah has been an insurance agent for 25 years. He attended the University of Utah and Utah State University before beginning his career with Farm Bureau in 1993. Scott opened an Allstate agency in 1995 and built that agency to one of the largest in Utah. In October of 2012, Scott joined GMI Insurance.
GMI Insurance offers insurance of all types from many excellent companies. Scott loves having options to help his clients fill their many insurance needs.
Kyle Mortensen, Principal Agent at GMI Insurance since 2013 graduated from Highland High school and is pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Business Management. He worked in the banking industry for seven years before joining GMI Insurance. Kyle's sense of humor and amusing personality make a perfect fit for our team. His sensibility and intelligence, combine to create a lasting impression on those he associates with. HIs goal is to make each client feel valued and make sure they are properly covered. Kyle is married to his wife, Annie and they are expecting their first baby! He enjoys all outdoor activities, sports, movies and cooking.
Craig Baxter, Owner/Agent Principal with GMI Insurance Agency of Utah graduated from USU with a BS degeree in business administration and economics. He owned and managed a real estate office for several years. Craig has been in the insurance industry since 1988, first with Allstate and now as an independent agent with GMI Insurance Agency. Craig enjoys the insurance business and serving his clients. He currently specializes in Medicare Supplements and Senior Health Insurance.
Management Asst to Kyle Mortensen
Shari Ott, Licensed agent and Assistant to Kyle Mortensen graduated from West Jordan High School and attended the University of Utah. She worked in the mortgage industry for more than 15 years and then transitioned to the insurance world in 2013. Shari's focus is on service and making sure every customer feels valued and that their insurance needs are being cared for by a team that is knowledgeable and accomodating.
Office Manager in charge of billing
Marie Thompson, Manager responsible for billing at GMI Insurance, holds an associate degree in business. She has wide ranging customer service skills extending over 30 years. Her experience in the insurance industry is in both personal and commercial lines. Marie enjoys her work and the everyday challenges that come with her position. She is the "friendly live" face and voice for GMI Insurance and is of tremendous value to all of the agency clientele and to her co-workers.
Dakota began with GMI Insurance in 2015. He has been licensed in the insurance industry since 2014.
Dakota is responsible for helping our clients find the best price and coverage available in the market. He is highly skilled at knowing the pricing structures of our many companies so that he can apply the needed discounts to find the best rates.