Ed Kothbauer, CIC, AFIS
Business & Farm Insurance Advisor
Ed is a business, farm and agribusiness agent at Don-Rick in Baraboo. He grew up on the family farm in Mondovi, WI and also worked at the family’s farm equipment business. Watching his dad, he learned how to sell to farmers at an early age. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in Economics (the backbone of business according to him).
Ed started his sales career with RJ Reynolds and worked for them for 18 years. Ed started with Don-Rick in 2008 selling business and farm insurance. Through continuing education, he obtained his Agribusiness and Farm Insurance Specialist (AFIS) designation as well as Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC). He is also active in, the Baraboo River Runners Snowmobile Club and the Baraboo Area Chamber of Commerce.
Outside of work, Ed enjoys golfing, going to Badger football games, snowmobiling, travel and spending time with family and friends.
“I don’t look to get you the cheapest insurance, I work on getting you great coverage at a fair price.”