Jay Schares

Jay Schares
Commercial Vice President

Cell: (319) 230-3223

Jay joined PDCM as a commercial lines producer in 2006.

Jay received BA degree in Public Relations/ Communication from the University of Northern Iowa and continued his studies in the graduate program following his undergraduate work.

Jay is an active volunteer for a variety of community organizations including the March of Dimes and Boys & Girls Clubs of the Cedar Valley. He is Board President for Community Services Building and a board member of North Star Community Services.

Jay’s insurance specialties focus on developing risk management strategies for industries including technology, manufacturing, social service, and public entities.

Jay is a graduate of the Hartford School of Insurance program where he earned his Commercial Lines Coverage Specialist designation.

Jay is married to Sara who is a nurse in the Cedar Valley and they have a son, Maddox.