Meet Our Founders

Zachary Farris President and CEO

From a multi-award winning insurance agent to a multimillion-dollar agency owner, Zack Farris has used his hard earned industry knowledge to create a superior independent firm of licensed insurance prodigies. He is the embodiment of success against the odds because he is determined to exceed industry standards for himself and his clients. With Zack’s expertise, the help of his trusted partner, Shannon Nacua, and a network of talented agents, Renegade Insurance is able to outperform its competitors each and every day.


Renegade Insurance, one of the fastest growing personal lines P&C independent agencies in the U.S.

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Shannon Nacua Chief Operating Officer

Longstanding colleague and confidant, Shannon Nacua co-founded Renegade Insurance immediately after realizing Zack had struck gold with his groundbreaking visions for the company. Promptly after accepting the position of Chief Operating Officer, Shannon instituted pioneering methods to double their national coverage areas within mere months of post-launch. Above all, her executive management experience has manifested into never before seen software systems for portfolio performance that reinvigorates your independent agency beyond comparison!


The Renegade Way

The foundation of being a Renegade is built around three core values:

IntegrityDoing the right thing even
when nobody is looking
InnovationFinding ingenious ways
to provide solutions
Client-centricAlways putting the
client's objective first

Show the courage to make every opportunity count, believe that doing so is always done with integrity and goodwill, then have the ability to always follow through and be a person of your word. These three main principles are the backbone of our executive management and operations team, making us one of the most sought after insurance agencies in the US.

Our History

2014

Launched as an Agency Owner with a Top Rated Captive Insurance Carrier.

2015

Multiple awards won while owner of Captive Insurance Carrier.

2016

Sold book of business in multi-million dollar deal with over 5000 PIF.

2017

Invested and became a Franchisee with one of the Top Independent Property & Casualty Agencies for their Southeast Texas location.

2019

Sold franchisee rights and book of business in additional multi-million dollar deal to pursue dream of starting a Managing General Agency (MGA) insurance model.

2020

Joined forces with top senior software executive, Shannon Nacua, to help strategize and launch our very own MGA with a unique competitive advantage over all agencies in the insurance industry.

2021

Renegade Insurance is born after extensive research and finding the solution to a massive problem occurring right now in the insurance industry, quoting and binding a policy in less than two minutes.