Who We Are

The Ward Agency is committed to developing, implementing, and managing competitive, value-added employee benefit programs and insurance plans, customized to the exact needs of our clients.

It is our mission to provide the most cost-effective and comprehensive employee benefits and insurance solutions possible and to achieve and exceed our clients’ goals through superior customer service.

We also offer our clients the resources to successfully navigate the complexities of health care reform through the latest information and analysis that is user-friendly for both employers and employees.

  • Compliance checklists and timelines
  • Health care reform legislative updates and guides
  • Employee education materials
  • Health care reform video content

Overview & History

As one of Texas’ premier insurance agencies, The Ward Agency specializes in leading-edge employee benefit programs, retirement plans, workplace wellness programs, and individual health and life insurance plans.

Using today’s most advanced technological solutions and best-in-class professional consulting services, we serve 150 corporate employers, ranging from small to large, along with a large number of individual accounts. Often considered an extension of our clients’ HR department, we develop long-term professional relationships through results-driven performance and open communications. We are proud to say that some client relationships now span more than 30 years.

Founded by Jack Ward in 1964, The Ward Agency is a family-owned insurance brokerage firm built on a tradition of integrity, first and foremost. With offices in Longview and Tyler, The Ward Agency is led by Jack’s sons, Scott and Jay Ward, who put their more than 100 years of combined insurance experience and expertise to work for our clients.

As you explore The Ward Agency website, we encourage you to contact us with any questions you may have.