Staff

Jim Goodin, Owner/Agent

Jim Goodin, Owner/Agent

Jim.Goodin@GoodinIns.com 

Jim started in the insurance business in 1988 with a life insurance company. In 1990, he became Agency Manager to a bank insurance agency, and 17 years later – in 2007, Jim started his own agency. Jim has 25 years of industry experience and specializes on commercial accounts.

Jim enjoys spending time with family, traveling, and hunting. Jim and his wife, Julie, live in Sloan, Iowa, and have four sons, three daughters-in-law, and one grandchild. Jim is a member of St. Joseph’s Church in Salix, Iowa, and is a member of the Knights of Columbus. He is very active with volunteering at their local school and has received the Iowa Governor’s Volunteer Award in 2008. Jim serves as the President of the Sloan Development Committee is also a board member for the Home Builders of Greater Siouxland.

David Clem, Agent

David Clem, Agent

David.Clem@GoodinIns.com  

David is a 1987 graduate of the University of South Dakota and completed post graduate work at Morningside College. David has over 20 years experience in the insurance industry and enjoys working with customers with their insurance needs and planning.

Born and raised in the Siouxland community, David is married to his wife, Jill, and has three children and two grandkids. David is active in his church at Grace United Methodist Church in Sioux City and enjoys attending events in Siouxland, walking and spending time with friends and family.

Jake Goodin, Agent

Jake Goodin, Agent

Jake.Goodin@GoodinIns.com 

Jake is a 2005 graduate of Wayne State College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance. Jake joined Goodin Insurance Agency in January 2013 after working 7 years in agricultural lending in Omaha. Jake specializes in property and casualty insurance and is Farm Masters Certified. He prides himself on analyzing customers’ insurance needs and developing a tailored insurance package for his customers.

Jake enjoys spending time with family and friends, golfing, and cheering on the Hawkeyes. Jake and his wife, Sheli, live in Salix and have one child, Addison.

Sarah Yanak, Customer Service Representative

Sarah Yanak, Customer Service Representative

Sarah.Yanak@GoodinIns.com

Sarah has worked in the insurance industry since 2010 and specializes in personal insurance. She can provide information on your personal insurance coverage and billing as well as quote new policies to fit your personal and family needs.

Originally from Sioux City, Sarah moved to Sloan in 2007 and married her husband Troy in 2009. They have two young children. The family enjoys boating, golfing, reading and children’s craft projects.

Julie Goodin, Office Manager

Julie Goodin, Office Manager

Julie.Goodin@GoodinIns.com 

Julie joined her husband’s agency in August 2007 as accountant and operations manager. Julie handles the agency’s marketing and bookkeeping.
Julie is a member of St. Joseph’s Church in Salix, Iowa and the Sloan Development Committee. She is very active with volunteering at their local school and served as 4-H leader for the Triple S Hawkeyes for the past 13 years.