Tom is Principal Agent at Northern Insurance on West Jefferson Blvd, which he started in November 2006. Tom is originally from Northern Illinois and was educated at Northern IL, University, Wake Technical College, University of Chicago and Northwestern University.
Tom, a student of insurance, has accumulated over 750 hours of CE credit in the past 8 years and is a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC). He is currently working simultaneously on Certified Risk Manager (CRM) and Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designations. Prior to insurance, Tom had a long career in telecommunications and also taught at Indiana Institute of Technology as a full time professor from 2003-2007 and retired as an adjunct in fall of 2014.
Tom and his family moved to Fort Wayne in 1999 where they lived northwest. Tom is married to Beverly, his wife of 40 years; they work in and manage the Goff Insurance Agency together. They have 3 grown children and 7 grandchildren, all living within a few hours of their office. In addition to spending time with their families, they also enjoy golfing, travel and occasional Komets or Tin Caps game.
Prior to joining her husband Tom in the insurance agency, Bev's background was in Human Resource and Staffing.
Bev often finds herself helping customer's with job search and resume writing. Together Tom and Bev Goff pool their knowledge and experience while working with clients by researching coverage options, evaluating several scenarios and companies; then presenting their recommendations.
Both Tom and Bev have a firm belief and practice to explain all the options and coverage's to their customer(s) in a way that's easy to understand.