Experience & Vision

Insuring Peace of Mind

We do more than sell insurance at Scroggs. We help people realize their dreams and protect what’s most important in life. We understand that every individual is different. Every family has specific needs. And that every business is unique. Scroggs Insurance has been serving the Greenville, Simpsonville, Greer, and Woodruff communities from day one: servicing and brokering auto, home, life, and commercial insurance to families, individuals, and businesses alike. We’ve been at it for 30 years—building relationships, earning trust, and providing the absolute best coverage at the best value so you can sleep a little easier at night.

Our Promise

We are the trusted agent in the Upstate and throughout South Carolina who can meet all of your insurance needs. Our services are comprehensive. We work with a number of carriers to hand-select the best policy for you. We value long-lasting relationships built on trust and integrity.

Meet The Team

Gerald, Ben, and Abbie put your best interest first to get you the best policy at the best value, customized to your needs. We have the resources, the experience, the capabilities, and the dedication to put you in the best policy available.
Gerald Scroggs

Gerald Scroggs

Founding partner

Gerald transitioned to an Independent Insurance Agency in July of 2020. As a lifetime lifelong Greenville resident, Gerald knows this region as well as anyone. He has lived in South Carolina his entire life, graduating from Newberry College 1982—and lettered on the Newberry football team. Gerald has been married to June Goldsmith for nearly 40 years and has 2 sons: Ben and Michael. He opened Nationwide Insurance Agency on January 1, 1991 and he has been blessed to build a multi-line Insurance Agency that is focused on putting the needs of customers first. As for accolades, Gerald won the Nationwide employee/agent of the year for SC in 1994—and he is a Champion award qualifier with Nationwide. In 2017, he was recognized as a Community Service District winner for supporting and partnering with Favor Greenville.
Ben Scroggs

Ben Scroggs

Sales Director/Associate Agent

With the same commitment to service and loyalty to customers as his dad, Ben joined the family brokerage four years ago. His goal is to grow and extend Scroggs Insurance well into the future, helping one family or individual at a time, as if they were his only customer. Ben is licensed to sell home, auto, commercial, life, and health insurance and, like his dad, is passionate about finding the ideal policy for each person individual needs. Ben has always been active in sports, and played football, baseball, and basketball in high school, before attending Clemson University. Ben is very involved in his Upstate church, and enjoys spending time with family and friends, taking in the great outdoors, and of course, going to Clemson football games.
Abbey Calistro

Abbey Calistro

Customer Service Representative & Licensed Agent

Meet the newest member of the Scroggs team. Abbey is from Coon Rapids, Minnesota and started September 1, 2020 as a customer service representative. She is currently taking classes to get her property and casualty license in order to sell home, auto, and commercial insurance. Abbey has a natural inclination to help and serve others, a gift that is immediately evident with Scroggs customers. She has an eye for detail and a tireless passion for helping families and individuals find the perfect policy to meet their specific needs. She is team-oriented, detail-driven, and has a knack for coming up with creative solutions. She enjoys spending time with family and friends and discovering the sights, sounds, and attractions of the Upstate.

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