Lynn Taylor Tye
Lynn Taylor Tye, owner of Blue Moon Insurance Agency, is a Danville native who continues to enjoy her long and varied business career.
After earning her BS in Accounting from Eastern KY University, she worked in almost every aspect of the accounting field until she purchased Durham & Demaree Insurance, LLC from Dave Demaree in January of 2014.
She continues to enjoy the many community service opportunities Danville offers. She currently serves on the Danville-Boyle County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. Previously, she has served on the Board of Directors for Pioneer Vocational Services, The Wilderness Trace Child Development Center, The Heart of KY United Way, Centro Latino of Danville, The McDowell Foundation, and The City of Danville Cemetery Committee.
Lynn and her husband, Tom were also active parents for the Toliver Elementary School, Bate Middle School, and Danville High School academic teams where they served as coaches for Odyssey of the Mind and chaperones for many, many academic team trips.
Lynn and her husband live on The Blue Moon Farm in Danville.
Insurance agent, Paden Tye, is a 2013, graduate of Eastern Kentucky University with a degree in Agriculture. This background means he particularly enjoys working with our local farmers and rural property owners.
Paden loves living in Danville and is an active local volunteer. He has given his time to the Great American Brass Band Festival, the GABBF parade and has served as an umpire for the Danville Parks and Recreation League.
Paden’s goal in his position with the Agency is to provide insurance help and excellent service to the people in our communities.
“I believe that treating folks with honesty, dignity and respect is essential in any relationship. Applying this to my work with Blue Moon Insurance Agency means our customers enjoy a pleasant experience in addition to excellent service with each phone call and every visit.”
In his spare time, Paden enjoys farming, hunting, fishing, baseball, golf, and spending time with his family. “I enjoy being a son, a brother, a husband, a father and a friend.”
Kelsey Joslyn joined the Agency in March 2014 as a Customer Service Representative and has since obtained both her property and casualty insurance licenses. Kelsey was born and raised in Danville, Kentucky. She graduated from Boyle County High School in 2009 and attended Lindsey Wilson College where she graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication.
An avid golfer, Kelsey was an active member of the women’s golf team in high school and a successful member of the women’s golf team at Lindsey Wilson. Kelsey was awarded 2010-2011 Mid-South Conference women’s golf player of the year, along with multiple academic and scholar-athlete awards. Kelsey served as a member of the Lindsey Wilson College Student Athlete Advisory Committee.
“I was taught the value of hard work and responsibility at a very young age. These helped me to focus and dedicate myself to succeeding academically and in golf. Those successes provided me a great deal of personal gratification. Today, I am focused on serving our customers, because I want to ensure their time with us will be beneficial and enjoyable.”
When she’s not working, Kelsey enjoys golfing, exercising, shopping, playing with her dogs, and spending quality time with her family.
Dave Demaree purchased Durham & Durham Insurance in 1979. He changed the name to Durham & Demaree Insurance Agency and ran the business until January of 2014, when he sold it to Lynn Taylor Tye.
With nearly 40 years of experience in the Insurance industry and 35 serving the local community, he now serves as a Consulting Agent with the Blue Moon Insurance Agency for commercial, personal, and life insurance.
To learn more about Dave Demaree read An Interview With Dave Demaree.