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Lance Cornelius

1009 S Fremont St, STE 1A
Shenandoah, IA 51601-1675

On hwy 59 Across from Doug Meyer Chevy and next to Fareway Grocery Store

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Office Hours

9am - 5pm
After Hours by Appointment
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1009 S Fremont St, STE 1A
Shenandoah, IA 51601-1675



As Thanksgiving approaches, we want to express our gratitude that you rely on us to protect your home, auto, and life. Contact us via phone, text, or email for a Personal Price Plan tailored to your family. Have a joyful Thanksgiving filled with warmth and love!

Our office has over 26 years combined Insurance and Financial Services experience Serving our customers in Southwest Iowa, Missouri, and Nebraska. We have built our customer base one great household at a time and enjoy working with them each day! Our office is located in Shenandoah Iowa but we are right on the Page County and Fremont County line so we get to serve all the neighboring communities like Farragut, Sidney, Hamburg and Tabor as well as Essex, Clarinda, Coin, College Springs, Northboro, Stanton, Malvern and Tarkio.

You will often see my team and I out at community events in Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska. We enjoy staying involved in local organizations like Shenandoah Chamber and Industry Association, Clarinda Chamber, May Mentoring, Iowa Cattlemen, Iowa Corn Growers Association, Shenandoah Educational Foundation, and Wounded Warriors in Action Foundation.

I was raised on a Family Farm in Northwest Missouri which I still stay involved in which has provided me with good insight with Farm Insurance & Business Insurance. Professionally, I am proud to carry the designation of ChFC to better help my customers each day when recommending life insurance plans.

My team and I are excited and ready to help our customers with everything from new auto insurance quotes to better understanding their home and business insurance. Whether you need homeowners insurance or car insurance, we would love the opportunity to help you. Call our office or swing by when you are in Shenandoah! Or we offer out of office appointments and can come to you!

Insurance Products Offered

Auto, Homeowners, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, Business, Life, Health

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities

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While State Farm company mission is to help our customers manage the risk of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize their dreams, in short we make insurance understandable. Our goal is always find out what's important to you and help you know your options! We don't push policies, we protect your priorities. Our job as your insurance agency is to make sure your insurance plan represents your individual needs

Abby Witthoft State Farm Agent Team Member

Abby Witthoft

Multiple Line Representative

I am the New Household and Multiple Line Representative. I enjoy helping new and existing customers with their auto, home, farm, health and life insurance needs. I am licensed in Iowa, Nebraska and Missouri. I have been Serving the customers her at Lance Cornelius State Farm Agency for over 7 years. I was raised in Sidney, IA and currently call Essex, IA home. In my free time I like to travel, attend Iowa Hawkeye Football games, fish, and spend time with my family and friends. Call me to see if I can help you with your insurance needs!


Kimberly Bergen

Account Manager

Hi I'm Kim. If you ever come in our office, you most like get to see me first. As a lifelong Southwest Iowa Resident, I really enjoy our community and helping State Farm customers. I handle most of the billing questions for Auto Insurance and Homeowner's Insurance but since I am Licensed in Life and Health insurance as well you can ask me questions!