Insurance Brokers of Mn - Ham Lake
13654 Van Buren St. NE, Suite 300
Ham Lake, MN
55304 (View Map)
Phone 763-784-0143
Fax 763-219-4681

With country living 25 minutes north of Minneapolis, Ham Lake offers a quality of life that is unique to Minnesota. As your neighbors right here in town, we understand what makes Minnesotans special, and what makes our life here special. Sure you can find an out of state insurance company to take your order. With Insurance Brokers of Minnesota, however, you’re going to find an experienced local representative that will guide you in selecting just the right policy for your family or business.

Partnering with over fifty major insurance companies, Insurance Brokers can help you find the right property and casualty coverage for your home, and the right coverage for the drivers in your family. We can provide condominium and renters insurance as well as homeowners insurance tailored to your unique needs.

Our business insurance packages include coverage for directors and owners as well as health and dental plans for employees. Our business customers have access to a legal hotline and assistance in business continuation planning. Let our brokers help you with the insurance solutions you need to protect your future.

Our broker, Shawn Nistler is your neighbor in Ham Lake. Give us a call to see what we can do for you.


Shawn Nistler, CLCS, CWCA

Shawn Nistler, CLCS, CWCA

Agency Owner Ham Lake Office of Insurance Brokers of MN. 

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I have been in the insurance business since 1998 and with Insurance Brokers of MN since 2005. My goal is to make sure that you are aware of all risks that you face. Our agency will work with you to make sure you make an educated decision on the insurance you decide to purchase. We work with many insurance companies which allows us to find the coverage you need to cover your family or businesses insurance needs at a very competitive price. Our agency takes pride in offering the best customer service and we appreciate the opportunity to serve all of your insurance needs.

My wife, Jenny and I have 2 boys, Luke is 16 and Logan is 9 years old. I love hunting, fishing, bowling, golfing, traveling and coaching my kids’ in their youth sports activities. I am also a huge sports fan in general and especially love watching the Vikings and Twins. We are active members at Family of Christ Lutheran Church in Ham Lake.

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Kim Lardy

Kim Lardy

Personal Lines account manager 

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Services all new and existing personal insurance accounts.

I have worked with Shawn Nistler at IBMN since May 2006.

I enjoy getting to know my clients on a more personal level, and find an insurance company that is best suited for their specific needs.   I continually place my clients interest above my own.  I give my clients the concern and respect they deserve, using integrity, ethics and morality.

I have married to my husband Buck for 21 years,  with 2 wonderful boys, ages 20 and 18.   I enjoy being outdoors fishing, riding motorcycle and running.

Lana Kranick

Lana Kranick

Commercial customer service representative. 

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I have been in the insurance industry since 1998, licensed in property, casualty, Life and health.  I joined Insurance Brokers of MN in 2014 and I primarily handle commercial lines customer service.  I am married and have two beautiful daughters Lexi 18 and Addie 9.  In her very limited spare time she enjoys boating, reading and spending time with her girls.