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When it comes to buying insurance, Brightway, The Sunnyside Agency, is your source for more choices and better service. Whether you’re looking for a competitive rate for Homeowners insurance or need help determining the right amount of auto coverage, you’ll receive personal attention from industry experts committed to your satisfaction. If we can answer any questions about Home, Auto, Flood or other types of insurance, give us a call or send us an email. 

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Kim Shumaker
Kim Shumaker Insurance Professional

Kim came to Brightway with 10 years’ insurance and sales experience. Before coming to Brightway, she worked at State Farm. 

A South Carolina native, she graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in Psychology. 

Kim has a son, with whom she loves to travel. She is a member of Downtown Church in Columbia. 

She enjoys helping people not only find financial fitness through proper insurance coverage, but also through physical fitness as a certified personal trainer. 

As a Brightway Agent, she’s able to offer expert counsel and more choice in insurance brands than other agents.

  • Kim Shumaker
    Kim Shumaker Insurance Professional

    Kim came to Brightway with 10 years’ insurance and sales experience. Before coming to Brightway, she worked at State Farm. 

    A South Carolina native, she graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in Psychology. 

    Kim has a son, with whom she loves to travel. She is a member of Downtown Church in Columbia. 

    She enjoys helping people not only find financial fitness through proper insurance coverage, but also through physical fitness as a certified personal trainer. 

    As a Brightway Agent, she’s able to offer expert counsel and more choice in insurance brands than other agents.

    Kim Shumaker Insurance Professional
    Kim Shumaker
    Kim Shumaker Insurance Professional

    Kim came to Brightway with 10 years’ insurance and sales experience. Before coming to Brightway, she worked at State Farm. 

    A South Carolina native, she graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in Psychology. 

    Kim has a son, with whom she loves to travel. She is a member of Downtown Church in Columbia. 

    She enjoys helping people not only find financial fitness through proper insurance coverage, but also through physical fitness as a certified personal trainer. 

    As a Brightway Agent, she’s able to offer expert counsel and more choice in insurance brands than other agents.

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803-849-8819
Our Office

1712 Woodcreek Farms Road
Columbia, SC 29045

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Hours of Operation

Monday: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

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