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When it comes to buying insurance, Brightway, The Schabel 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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Kayla  Schabel
Kayla Schabel Agency Owner

Born and raised in Independence, Kan., Kayla earned a law degree from the University of Kansas in Lawrence, and a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma in Norman.

She came to Brightway with five years of legal and management experience. Most recently, she served as a Project Manager for the City of Independence Housing Authority.

Kayla has a dog, Boomer and for leisure, she enjoys playing tennis, spending time with friends and family, reading and writing.

As a Brightway Agency Owner, Kayla enjoys earning consumers’ trust as the number one source for expert counsel regarding all your insurance needs.

  • Kayla  Schabel
    Kayla Schabel Agency Owner

    Born and raised in Independence, Kan., Kayla earned a law degree from the University of Kansas in Lawrence, and a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma in Norman.

    She came to Brightway with five years of legal and management experience. Most recently, she served as a Project Manager for the City of Independence Housing Authority.

    Kayla has a dog, Boomer and for leisure, she enjoys playing tennis, spending time with friends and family, reading and writing.

    As a Brightway Agency Owner, Kayla enjoys earning consumers’ trust as the number one source for expert counsel regarding all your insurance needs.

    Kayla Schabel Agency Owner
    Kayla  Schabel
    Kayla Schabel Agency Owner

    Born and raised in Independence, Kan., Kayla earned a law degree from the University of Kansas in Lawrence, and a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma in Norman.

    She came to Brightway with five years of legal and management experience. Most recently, she served as a Project Manager for the City of Independence Housing Authority.

    Kayla has a dog, Boomer and for leisure, she enjoys playing tennis, spending time with friends and family, reading and writing.

    As a Brightway Agency Owner, Kayla enjoys earning consumers’ trust as the number one source for expert counsel regarding all your insurance needs.

  • Melissa  Winters
    Melissa Winters Insurance Agent

    A Wichita native, Melissa studied Business Management at Butler Community College in El Dorado, Kans. She came to Brightway after spending two years as a Licenses Insurance Agent at Allstate. Before that, she spent over 25 years in sales.

    Melissa enjoys spending time with her children and watching her sons their race dirt bikes.  She also is active in local church and reading groups.

    As a Brightway agent, she enjoys helping customers get the insurance coverage they need at great rates.

    Melissa Winters Insurance Agent
    Melissa  Winters
    Melissa Winters Insurance Agent

    A Wichita native, Melissa studied Business Management at Butler Community College in El Dorado, Kans. She came to Brightway after spending two years as a Licenses Insurance Agent at Allstate. Before that, she spent over 25 years in sales.

    Melissa enjoys spending time with her children and watching her sons their race dirt bikes.  She also is active in local church and reading groups.

    As a Brightway agent, she enjoys helping customers get the insurance coverage they need at great rates.

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316-444-1465
Our Office

9747 E 21st St N Suite 147
Wichita, KS 67206

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Hours of Operation

Monday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Saturday: By Appointment Only
Sunday: Closed

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