Connell Insurance

Our Team

Nate Garrett, MSFS®, CAP®

Benefits & Commercial Insurance Consultant

Nate Garrett brings a valuable and unique background of experience and education to help clients protect, improve and grow business operations.  Nate earned a degree in Risk Management & Insurance from Missouri State University, and has earned a Master of Science in Financial Services® as well as the professional designation of Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy®, both from The American College of Financial Services in Bryn Mar, PA.  Nate has also previously held the Series 6 and Series 63 variable securities licenses.

Nate managed an insurance agency in Pittsburg, KS and after 6 years transitioned into an opportunity with Pittsburg State University as Director of Planned Giving and Director of Development for the College of Education.  Nate continues to build on his strong desire to help non-profit organizations as well as schools, cities and counties.  Nate has also been a business broker, assisting business owners to successfully market and sell their business.  Nate has also had several businesses of his own and has since sold them to new owners.

Nate and his wife Nicole have two children, Ava & Trace.  They put a strong focus on education and finding joy in learning as well as personal health and fitness.  The Garrett family values strong connections with friends and family, and loves all things outdoors.