About Michigan Agency Partners
Michigan Agency Partners, LLC was founded in 2012 by David L. Rice Jr. and Eric “Ric” Walton of the Walton Insurance Group. We operate as a SIAA Master Agency operating in the State of Michigan. We are an organization where our business is building yours; we provide direct access to carriers, higher commissions, bonuses, contingencies and overrides. We also support our partners with back office support, sales support and operational support. The Walton Agency was established in Jackson, Michigan by Lee Walton in 1951. Eric “Ric” Walton joined his fathers agency in 1975 after graduating from Western Michigan University and working as an insurance underwriter. The Walton Agency’s team of insurance professionals now number nearly 50 and they look forward to continued growth in the future. The Walton Agency covers all aspects of personal and commercial insurance services, including life, health and employee benefit programs. Michigan Agency Partners was formed to help independent agents remain independent and to help create, retain and grow the local independent agency system with a proven system with SIAA.