Robert C. Wood
Owner, Agency President


Bob began his career with the agency in 1982, as a commercial insurance account representative. He is married to Suzanne, a real estate broker for Coldwell Banker Wood-Dulohery Real Estate. They have two children, Emily and Matthew, and reside in rural Parsons.

Bob became president of the Agency in 1991, and assumed management responsibility at that time. He is active in the insurance industry in the state of Kansas, serving on the Board of Directors of the Kansas Association of Insurance Agents since 2003. He is the current board secretary. He has previously chaired the association’s Consumer and Technical Affairs Committee, and currently serves as chair of the Government Affairs Committee. In 2001, the Association named him the KAIA “Agent of Merit”, for outstanding service to his community.

Bob is also a licensed commercial real estate salesperson.

Bob is very involved with the local community, having served as a director and president of the Parsons Chamber of Commerce. In 2001, the chamber named him “Business Person of the Year.” He is currently involved in economic development for the Southeast Kansas area, serving on the board of JOBS, Inc., a private economic-development entity, and as chairman of the Great Plains Development Authority, a 14,000 acre private industrial park.

Michael J. Dulohery
Owner, Agency Vice President


Mike joined the agency in 1995. He is married to Janice, a real estate broker for Coldwell Banker Wood-Dulohery Real Estate. They reside in rural Parsons. Mike and Janice have two children, Megan and Daniel.

Prior to joining Wood-Dulohery, Mike spent thirteen years with Prudential, eventually becoming area manager. He added expertise in life insurance and benefit management to the property and casualty services offered by the agency.

Chris Bohrer
Commercial Account Specialist


Chris Bohrer joined Wood Dulohery in 2005. Chris works with commercial accounts in the four-state area, with particular emphasis on petroleum market and hospitality insurance solutions. Chris has a background in retail management. He sits on the Kansas Association of Insurance Agents Young Agents Board, along with the association’s Technology Board. Chris has two sons and a daughter, and has been active in coaching pee-wee football and little league baseball for the past several years.

Christy Markley
Commercial Account Customer Service, Parsons


Christy joined the agency in 2007, after thirteen years as a licensed real estate agent for Coldwell Banker Wood-Dulohery Real Estate. Christy works with commercial accounts in the Parsons office.

A native of Parsons, Christy, her husband, Lance, and daughter, Sydney, are active in the Parsons community. She is a current member of the Labette Community College Financial Services Advisory Board and past member and officer of the Labette County Board of Realtors, Rho Zeta Sorority and the Parsons Dolphins swim team board. Her family is very active in sporting and 4-H events.

Kim McGuire
Commercial Account Executive, Pittsburg


Kim began her career as a licensed insurance agent in 1999 and specializes in commercial business insurance. Kim’s experience and knowledge with a variety of carriers delivers the proper customer/carrier relationship. She has been involved with the Kansas Association of Independent Agents. In 2005, she qualified for her CISR (Certified Insurance Service Representative) designation and then in 2012, her CWCS (Certified Work Comp Specialist) designation. Kim was raised in Arma, attended Ft. Scott Community College and lives in Pittsburg with her husband and two boys. She is active within her local church congregation. Kim enjoys traveling and gardening.

Gina Yanez
Accounting/Human Resources


Susan Searles
Personal Insurance Consultant, Parsons


Susan began her career at  Wood Dulohery in 1992, as a personal insurance specialist in the Parsons office.  She enjoys helping customers find the best insurance options to fit their individual situations.  Susan is active in the Kansas Association of Insurance Agents, serving on the “Trusted Choice” Committee, which educates agents and consumers about the value of the independent insurance agent.

Susan lives on a 100 acre farm near Cherryvale, Kansas, with her husband, Tim, and son, Cody.  Susan can often be found trail-riding on her horse, throughout Kansas and many other states.  She also enjoys working in her flower gardens and yard.

Kim Negrete
Personal Insurance Consultant, Parsons


Vicki Ward
Personal Insurance Consultant, Pittsburg


Vicki began her insurance career in 1990, working for Nelson Insurance and Real Estate in Girard, Kansas.  She joined Wood Dulohery Insurance, running their Girard office, when they acquired Nelson Insurance.  Vicki moved to the Pittsburg office in 2010, after the Girard office was closed.

Vicki grew up in Southeast Kansas, she is a graduate of Girard High School and attended Pittburg State University.  Vicki is married to Tim and lives in Pittsburg with their two children, Ethan and Evan.  She is a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church and her children attend St. Mary’s Colgan, go Panthers!