Keystone adds Ottawa Kent Insurance in Michigan

NORTHUMBERLAND, Pa. (Dec. 7, 2016) – Ottawa Kent Insurance has joined Keystone Insurers Group to become Keystone’s third pioneer partner agency in Michigan. Ottawa Kent has four locations in the Grand Rapids area, in Jenison, Sparta, Holland and Byron Center.

“Grand Rapids is the second largest city in Michigan and a hot spot for growth,” said Elizabeth Schenk, Keystone’s vice president of sales and geographic expansion. “When determining the best agency for this area, Ottawa Kent was an easy decision for us. In addition to their strong community commitment and solid book of business, they possess the trust and integrity that have been the hallmark of our organization.”

“We are very excited to be a part of Keystone,” Ottawa Kent President Mike Haverdink said. “The resources we now have available to us through this partnership will greatly benefit our clients, now and in the future.”

About Ottawa Kent – Ottawa Kent was established in 1973 by Mike and Matt Haverdink’s father. Today, the agency employs more than 50 individuals in four locations and conducts business around the state. President Mike Haverdink is a native of Grand Rapids and graduated from Hope College. He currently serves on numerous agency advisory boards. Vice president Matt Haverdink joined the agency in 1992 after graduating from Hope College. Both he and Mike became agency owners in 1996. For more, visit