About Adobe Insurance

John Byers

John Byers

John is a Nevada native and graduate of Elko High School class of 1965. Following service with the US Army in Vietnam, he joined the Hartford Insurance Company as an underwriter. In 1972 John became a licensed insurance agent and joined an independent insurance agency as a producer, remaining in that position until 2002. In 2002 John, along with Bert Gurr, established Adobe Insurance Group, an Independent insurance agency. In addition to insurance, he has been involved in ranching and served on the Elko County Wildlife Management Board, Elko County Fair Board and with the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Bert Gurr

Bert Gurr

Bert is a nearly-native Nevadan, having moved with his family to Elko when he was 1 year old. He graduated from Elko High School in 1966, and since then has worked in various jobs, including fire fighting, surveying, guiding hunts, and then real estate development, sales and marketing. An avid outdoorsman, he is often found hiking the Nevada countryside or playing a round of golf…depending upon the weather. In 1974, he became a real estate broker and has maintained that license ever since. Bert was chairman of the local Head Start of Nevada and trained in dispute resolution and mediation while in the position. Since 2006, he has been a member of the Nevada Real Estate Commission, a group appointed by the Governor as administrative judges and continuing education certification. In 2002 he received his insurance license, and joined John Byers in opening Adobe Insurance Group.

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554 S 5th St
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-777-1133
Fax: 775-777-3300