About Us

Jack Krier
President, LUTCF, CSA, MDRT

Jack is a Colorado native, born in Greeley. Jack and his wife Linda moved to Fort Collins in 1986, and have three children: Valerie, Chris, and Jason. He has been in the Financial Services Business since 1986, specializing in Medicare supplemental insurance, and life insurance. Jack is also a senior advisor offering sound advice on Medicare, Medicaid, and estate planning. His combination of knowledge, experience and great personality make him an ideal insurance agent to work with.




Sam Shada

Sam started out as an Insurance Man right out of Kearney State College in Nebraska when he moved to Denver and went to work for Pennsylvania Life. However, his first stint as an Insurance Agent was short lived and he returned to Kearney to become SamIAm the Pizza-Man. He was the first pizza cook hired back in 1977 and married Mary, the first waitress, five years later. Eventually, he became part owner of the first Valentinos restaurant franchise expanding to seven stores across Nebraska and Colorado. It was Valentino’s that brought Sam and Mary to Loveland in 1984 where they have lived ever since.

In 1986, shortly after his first daughter Samantha was born, Sam became SamIAm the Hotel-Man hired as an assistant restaurant manager to the Marriott. On May 2nd 1989 his second daughter Jessica was born and on that same day he was promoted to Food and Beverage Director for the hotel.

In 1990 he became SamIAm the Beer & Hot Dog-Man as the Director of Concessions for CSU Athletics with the Marriott Corporate Services. He went from serving prime rib and cognac in the Hotel to selling beer and hot dogs for the same price at CSU Football Games.

In 2001 he returned to being SamIAm the Insurance-Man when he joined the Craig Campbell Farmers Agency. Seventeen years later Craig retired so now Sam has become SamIAm the Medicare-Man helping folks understand the ins-and-outs of Medicare. Having just joined Jack Krier at Ameriquote means that Sam has a great mentor in Jack with a very strong and established agency.

Sam has been active in the Overland Sertoma Club and Toastmasters for nearly 2 decades, he enjoys gardening and cooking and watching sunsets with his wife off of their back deck.



Arlene Deitz

Arlene started as an Insurance Agent in mid 1984 with selling Long Term Insurance in Eastern Nebraska. Raised in a farming community in North Dakota she has identified her persona from multiple experiences in life including:

Family, raising three children and married 39 years. Past experience includes flight attendant, former manager Ronald McDonald House, and active agent in health insurance for over 15 years.

Arlene has specialized in Medicare for several years. Her combination of people skills and care for her clients as well as working with Ameri Quote Agency assures the best for her clients.


Local, Independent Brokers

The insurance agents at Ameri Quote are independent brokerage professionals, licensed with all major “A” rated companies and are specially designed and trained to meet the needs of all types of people, in all walks of life. At Ameri Quote, we pride ourselves on being able to offer the best coverage with the top rated companies in Colorado with the most competitive premiums.

Personalized Service

We guarantee that our insurance agents will quote you the lowest premiums available and assure you continued competitive pricing year after year. We conduct annual reviews of plans free of charge to make sure all our clients are still getting the best deal on the market as time goes on.

Education and Support

We believe in educating the consumer above all else. Helping them make the best decision about their health care based on their lifestyle and budget is our ultimate goal. It’s critical to find a friendly and knowledgeable resource to educate you about the best Colorado health plans available. At Ameri Quote, we are insurance and financial specialists that provide exceptional professional knowledge, client service and ethical conduct.

Free Advice

There are no additional costs for our services. We are here to help answer questions, assist with the enrollment process, and yearly renewals. Unlike other health insurance companies, the carriers pay us; which allows you to have customer service without additional costs.

“We make buying insurance easy and informative, and continue to provide excellent, ongoing customer service well after you purchase a policy through us. Our passion is to help people make the best decision possible about something they really need.”

— Ameri Quote Owner, Jack Krier, 25 years industry experience.