On Thursday, May 16, the Nisswa Chamber of Commerce Welcome Team members conducted a Red Carpet event with Gene Hagen, owner of LakeShore Insurance Partners, to welcome Hagen as new member of the Nisswa Chamber. LakeShore Insurance Partners is an independent insurance agency representing a variety of insurance companies. Hagen’s expertise of 35 years is in both personal and commercial property lines of insurance. Hagen has been a summer resident in the Nisswa area for 35 years and recently sold his insurance agency in Northwood, Iowa, to become a permanent resident in Lake Shore. Hagen’s office is located in the Kurilla Real Estate building, just south of Schaefer’s Foods. The Nisswa Welcome Team serves as the Nisswa Chamber Ambassadors, providing information, mentorship opportunities and support for new chamber members.