About Us

About Us

Montana Agency Alliance is the exclusive SIAA regional master agency for the entire state of Montana. If you are a Montana-based agency owner with a desire to grow, or a captive agent or producer looking to start anew – let us help you become Instantly BIG.

Grow with Montana Agency Alliance

Montana Agency Alliance (MAA) is based out of Great Falls, MT, and has 30+ members  spread across the state spanning 700 miles between the easternmost and westernmost member agency.  MAA was founded in 2000 from its retail partner agency, Cogswell Insurance, an 85-year-old independent insurance agency.

MAA joined SIAA in 2000 as the exclusive SIAA regional master agency for the entire state of Montana, dedicated to helping smaller independent property/casualty agencies grow while increasing their income and value.

Whether you’re a captive agent looking to start your own agency, or an existing independent agency, the benefits of becoming a member of MAA will help you become instantly BIG. Learn more here about how MAA can grow your agency here.


Tim Carlson

Chief Operating Officer

Kerri Emmons

Agency Growth Coach


Kelly Dutton

Recruiting Vice President

Our Mission

MAA is dedicated to the creation, retention, growth, and evolution of the local independent insurance agency.

Our Core Values

Treat agencies like partners. Foster the entrepreneurial spirit. Continuously seek innovation that makes a difference. Build long-term relationships based on honesty and integrity.

Our Promise

We are the proven total solution for the independent agency and the proven distribution system for strategic partner companies.

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