Daum Agency offers auto insurance in Big Rapids, MI

Daum Agency Welcomes You!

Daum Agency specializes in providing home and auto insurance in Big Rapids, MI. The agency is proud to offer insurance for educators through the Meemic family. Meemic was founded by teachers and has been serving the educational community for nearly 75 years. Customer satisfaction is our priority. Contact us about coverage options for your specific needs and find out how much you can save.

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We would like to introduce you to a different type of insurance company — Meemic.

For over a half-century, Meemic has been protecting educational employees and their families with exceptional and affordable insurance. Today, we provide teachers, professors, administrators and staff with exclusive auto, home and umbrella coverage. With our educational grants and award programs, we're also committed to making a difference in the schools and communities where we live.

Meemic has a tradition of above-and-beyond service, so helping members understand their insurance is one of many enjoyable parts of our job. Your questions help us obtain the right coverage for you and help you understand why you need it. Our hope is to build a relationship with one another so you can trust us to recommend policy options specific to your needs and proactively review your coverage as your life changes.

At Meemic, we put you first. If you're new to our agency, welcome. We're confident you'll give us an A+ for our friendly, professional service — and the savings we'll find! If you're a current member, thank you. We appreciate the trust you've placed in us and the families, friends and colleagues you've sent our way.

Stop by our office, phone or email us today and let us know how we can serve you.

Agency Principal

Erich Daum

Erich is a lifelong resident of the Big Rapids area. He earned both his Master of Education and Bachelor of Science degrees from Ferris State University.

He has been in the insurance industry since 1996 and with Meemic Insurance Company since 2001. He is currently licensed with the State of Michigan to sell property and casualty, plus life and health insurance.

He has three children: Garrett, Kirk and Emma.


Kenetha Griffith

Kenetha has been an integral part of the Daum Insurance Agency since 2011, relocating to the Big Rapids area from Gaylord, where she was a partner in a family-owned insurance agency for 30 years. Kenetha has held her State of Michigan property and casualty insurance license since 1980.

Emily Robison

Emily started with the Daum Insurance Agency in June of 2021.  Emily was born and raised in Big Rapids. She spent almost 15 years owning retail stores in southern Florida and here in Big Rapids. In 2016, she decided to try her hand in insurance. Emily is a licensed agent in property and casualty and life. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her loved ones, hiking/working out, reading and volunteering at Ward Vegetables.

Our Offices

Erich Daum

119 S. Michigan Avenue
Big Rapids, MI 49307
Phone:  231-592-4660
Fax: 231-796-0710
Email: Erich.Daum@Meemic.com

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Our Hours

Evenings & weekends by appointment

It All Started with Auto Insurance 70 Years Ago

Way back in 1950, Meemic was founded by a small group of teachers to provide affordable auto insurance to their colleagues. True to our roots, we’re still committed to giving members of the educational community the best possible value in car insurance. No matter what kind of car you drive, contact us and we will tailor a policy to suit your needs.

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Home Insurance

As a Meemic agency, we’re always striving for a perfect grade. We want you to be completely satisfied with our service, and we’re committed to helping you obtain homeowners insurance that meets your unique needs. Our dedication to quality and service is just one of the reasons Meemic consistently earns one of the highest customer service rankings in the industry.

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Other Product Coverage Options

If it’s not a work day, you’ve got other places to go and other ways to get there. Take Meemic along for the ride and rest easy knowing you’re protected come what may. As Meemic insurance professionals, we have the expertise to help you choose the exact coverage for your boat insurance, recreational vehicle insurance or motorcycle insurance. We have product options to fit your unique needs.

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Visit our Reform Center for more information on recent changes to Michigan's auto insurance laws from Meemic Insurance, a proud member of the AAA family.


Meemic is a member of the AAA family, and Meemic Members deserve only the very best. Now is a great time to become a valued member of AAA and enjoy all the great benefits and savings of AAA membership (including savings on Meemic insurance)!

Just a few of the benefits:
• AAA Roadside Assistance that can pay for your membership with one tow
• Instant discounts on hotels, dining, shopping and entertainment – worldwide
• Free identity theft protection
• Free TripTik® Travel Planner and AAA Travel Guides
• Free weather alerts by text and email

Visit our membership page for more information on the different AAA Membership levels.

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