Harris & Company is an independent agency, established in Sanford, North Carolina, in 1935. The agency opened a second location in Pittsboro, North Carolina in 2018 and proudly represents Erie Insurance which sells auto, home and business insurance through a network of independent agents in 12 states and the District of Columbia.
Principal agent Buck Harris offers clients over 35 years of experience in the insurance industry. A Sanford Central High School graduate, Buck earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina in 1980. He became a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) in 1985 and serves on the faculty of the Independent Insurance Agents of North Carolina (IIANC) education team. In 2011, IIANC awarded Buck the Ernest F. Young Education Award for the most outstanding contribution to IIANC in the area of education.
Buck was named Sanford’s Small Business Person of the Year in 2013 and has been named Lee County’s Best Insurance Agent for 11 consecutive years by readers of The Sanford Herald.
For the past 80 years, Harris & Company has been providing the best insurance value to the people of North Carolina. Buck says, “Whether it’s auto, home, business or life insurance, we can help you spend your insurance dollars wisely and be here when you need us. We are a fourth generation, family-owned agency with a reputation for treating customers the way they deserve to be treated.”
Buck believes in supporting local businesses and is very involved in the local community. He is a board member and treasurer for Downtown Sanford, Inc., is an active member of and Sunday school teacher at his church and has been a youth sports coach for many years.
The Pittsboro, North Carolina office is located on Hillsboro Street. Stop by or call for a personalized quote today.