First Pioneer Insurance Agency is a full-service independent agency established in 1980 in Aberdeen, North Carolina. The agency proudly represents Erie Insurance, which sells auto, home, business and life insurance through a network of independent agents in 12 states and the District of Columbia.
Principal agents C. Wayne Matthews Sr. and E. Clayton Evans Jr. each have over 30 years of insurance experience. Wayne began his insurance career in 1983, founded Matthews Insurance & Financial Services in 2003 and merged with First Pioneer Insurance in 2017. Clayton began his career with First Pioneer in 1984 and became co-owner in 1988. The agency strives to provide superior protection with competitive, up-to-date policies for individuals, families and business owners.
Wayne holds the professional designations of: Accredited Adviser in Insurance (AAI), Associate in Information Technology (AIT) and Retirement Income Certified Professional (RICP). Clayton has earned the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) and Certified Builders Insurance Agent (CBIA) designations.
“Our agency’s expertise is based on a well-trained, professional staff comprised of caring, conscientious people you can depend on,” says Wayne.
Wayne is a member of the Financial Services Institute of America and is active in his church and with local charity events. Clayton has served on the Moore County School Board, the Home Builders Association, various advisory boards and is also active in his church.
In Aberdeen, North Carolina, First Pioneer Insurance Agency is located on Johnson Street next to Jason’s Tire & Auto and behind Panera Bread. Stop by or call for a personalized insurance experience.