High Country Agency was
incorporated as a new Mexico Corporation on January 2, 1972. Its
stated purpose was the sale of real estate and insurance in Ruidoso
and the surrounding trade area. Mr. Kent Barron was the first
president and owner along with his wife Scottie.
On September 15, 1973, Roy L. "Pinky" Jones, purchased the agency
which was then located at 925 Sudderth Drive. The agency was moved to
339 Sudderth in 1975.
Pinky Jones was the only principal of the agency until June 1, 1977
when Franklin Sayner joined High Country as Vice President. Mr. Jones
retired January 1, 1986 and Frank Sayner became the owner. Dave Parks
joined the agency in April 1989, after selling Perteet Parks &
Associates to the agency. Bart Garrison purchased the agency from
Frank Sayner in 2007 and is the current owner.
On May 1, 1980, the agency was moved to 708 Mechem Drive. On
December 10, 1995, the agency moved into a new building at 706 Mechem
Drive which is where it is today.
High Country Agency is an independent insurance agency that serves
it's customers with several different insurance companies. (These
companies can be found on the companies page). This agency is proud to
be a part of this terrific community and is a supporter of various
706 Mechem Drive,
Ruidoso, NM 88345
1400 East 9th, Ste B, Alamogordo,