Here to Serve-Over 260 years insurance experience

Burton Spivey

General Manager/Agent

Burton joined Forsyth Insurance in 2003. He earned his CIC designation in 2013. He finds enjoyment in building relationships with his clients. His goal is to provide clients the best options whether it be for their personal or business needs.

Burton grew up in Alabama and graduated from Auburn University. He moved to Nebraska to live in his wife’s hometown. Burton is kept busy with his 3 children. When he is able to find free time he enjoys hunting, spending time with friends, & cheering on his alma mater.

Sally Schuette

Office Manage/Accounting

Sally joined Forsyth in 1973. She is the office manager and also handles accounting duties.

Scott Brester


Scott joined Forsyth Insurance in 2021. He worked in claims for several years and owned a small business.  Scott prides himself on building strong relationships to better understand his clients needs.  It is important for him to deliver first class service with every interaction.  He focuses on Auto, Business, Home, Life and Umbrella Insurance.

Scott and his wife, Robin, have 2 sons. He enjoys running, soccer, and experimenting with new recipes in the kitchen. 

Jeff Iverson


Jeff worked in the insurance industry for many years before joining Forsyth Insurance in 1999. He specializes in home, auto, umbrella, business, and life insurance.

Jeff is a lifelong Nebraskan and a University of Nebraska graduate. He is an active member of Christ Lincoln’s Yankee Hill location. He is married to Micki and they have two sons. In his spare time he enjoys watching the boy’s sports activities, golfing, and taking care of his acreage.

Steve Mason


Steve started in the insurance industry in 1971, joining Forsyth Insurance in 1987. He has served on the IIAN board in various positions for over 35 years. Steve’s primary focus is commercial accounts. He loves the challenge of placing coverage for hard to write industries.

Steve has lived in Nebraska the majority of his life. He is a graduate of Peru State College. He enjoys being active in his grandkids lives and supporting their endeavors.

Ardyth Rost


Ardyth began part time at Forsyth Insurance in 1982 during college at Nebraska Wesleyan as a file clerk. She was then a customer service rep and accounting assistant prior to becoming an agent.

Ardyth is married to Bill and they have one son. She enjoys NASCAR and football. Free time is spent at the race track watching her son sprint car race. During racing’s off-season she enjoys reading and working on their acreage.