First State Insurance

222 Main Street
Farnam, NE 69029

(308) 569-2311
Fax: (888) 972-3792

Business Hours

Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.–4 p.m., Wade Tysdal, Agent
Wednesday: 9 a.m.–4 p.m., Robyn Hermes, Agent

Wade Tysdal

Managing Agent

Wade has over 40 years experience as a farmer, rancher, business owner, and banker. He has been a licensed insurance agent for over ten years. Wade resides at Johnson Lake with his wife Pat. Their interests include boating, fishing, and golf.

Robyn Hermes

Robyn Hermes

Managing Agent

A long-time resident of Arapahoe, Robyn enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Loyalty and honesty are her number one priorities for business. Robyn strives to provide her customers with the information and protection to make them feel safe and secure. Insurance is not only about what First State Insurance offers as products but how their customer service will always be valued as their most attractive asset. Robyn’s job is to make sure all of her customers’ insurance needs are taken care of and hassle-free. She says “I will always strive to go the extra mile for each and every customer to make sure they are well protected in all aspects of their insurance needs.” No question is too big or too small for Robyn. “I don’t know” is not acceptable; but finding answers to all questions and inquiries is imperative to her business.