Find out what makes Lyman & Sheets the company that it is. Learn about our Company history from its start over 120 years ago.
The start of something big
The Lyman & Sheets Insurance Agency was formed in Michigan by the state’s first insurance commissioner in 1874.
Re-branded as Lyman & Sheets
The Lyman & Sheets Insurance Agency takes its present name from those of Richard P. Lyman and L. Dale Sheets who combined their insurance agencies in 1960.
Mr. Lyman Exits the Business
In 1972, Mr. Lyman sold his shares in the business to Mr. Sheets.
A New Generation Takes Over
During the 70’s and early 80’s Mr. Sheets expanded his insurance operation until 1984, when he sold the business to his two sons, Andrew and Michael.
David Drayton Joins the Team
In 1992, Lyman & Sheets purchased the Grover-Pearson Agency. The acquisition added David A. Drayton to the leadership team.