Landfried-Fanta Insurance Agency

Our Office

506 South Church Street
Ripley, WV 25271
John Fanta

Phone: (304) 372-9131
John is a 2008 graduate of West Virginia University with a bachelor's degree in Multi-Disciplinary Studies, emphases in Business Administration, Communications and Entrepreneurship. He is a 2004 graduate of Parkersburg High School. He is a licensed Property and Casualty Agent with the State of West Virginia, a graduate of the Spring 2009 TAPP Producer Training Program sponsored by Westfield Insurance Group, and has earned the CPIA designation (Certified Professional Insurance Agent) conferred by the American Insurance Marketing and Sales Society. John is active in the community as he serves on the Rotary Board of Directors and Henry Logan Foundation and is a member of the Mid-Ohio Valley Ski Club.  Hobbies include golf, sports, exercise and travel.

Ray Fanta

Phone: (304) 372-9131
Ray has been a leader in the insurance industry for 30 years and owner and president of the agency since 1995. He is an annual recipient of company awards for sales, expertise and service, including: the Platinum Award from Westfield Insurance Group, Pacesetter Club of Motorists Mutual and a charter agent with BrickStreet Insurance. Ray is a past president of the Independent Insurance Agents of West Virginia. Ray is a 1976 graduate of Marietta College and has earned the Accredited Advisor of Insurance (AAI) designation from the Insurance Institute of America. Ray is active in his community including the Rotary Club.

Elizabeth Fanta

Phone: (304) 372-9131
Elizabeth is principal of the agency since 1995, specializing in commercial and professional liability insurance. She is a 1978 cum laude graduate of Marietta College with a B.A. degree in Managerial Economics and has continued her education in insurance, receiving the Accredited Advisor of Insurance (AAI) designation from the Insurance Institute of America.

Holly Bush

Phone: (304) 372-9131

Holly Bush is a licensed property and casualty agent specializing in commercial and  personal lines. When it comes to choosing insurance for your home, car, recreational vehicles, farms, small business and more, Holly can carefully evaluate just what your needs and expectations may be to find the best companies and products for you.  Holly has a Bachelors in Applied Science with an emphasis on marketing and management. Holly enjoys her family time with husband, Nick, her two active sons and two step-daughters. She is a lifetime resident of Jackson County.

Lauren Garrett

Phone: (304) 372-9131
Lauren assists us part-time and is a 2003 graduate of WVU-Parkersburg with an Associates Degree in Business Technology. She stays up-to-date with licensing and continuing education. She is active with her family and is a lifetime resident of Jackson County.