Our team

The representatives on our team take pride in helping you get the most out of your policies and financial plans. You can trust us to make sure you have the right coverage and investments to take care of the people and things you care about most. Get personalized service with one-on-one advice and clear answers to your insurance and investment questions. When you choose The Co-operators, you’re choosing a dedicated team that’s on your side, ready to help you make confident financial choices. Connect with us today.

Kim Nothof

Kim Nothof

Financial Advisor, CIP
Spruce Grove

Thank you for visiting our web page. We invite you to contact our agency, which boasts a professional team of insurance specialists who are dedicated to protecting you and your family’s assets.


I joined The Co-operators in 1993 and have been the Financial Advisor for Ashdon Agency Inc. in Spruce Grove since 2003. Since then, I have successfully completed my Chartered Insurance Professional Designation and support the ongoing education of our team. Our goal is to ensure our clients are protected from financial loss. I am proud to work with my team, who is second to none in providing outstanding client service. They take a personal interest in your well-being. Each team member is also committed to giving back to our community and has volunteered and supported a number of organizations such as: Parkland Food Bank, Festival of Trees, Spruce Grove Rotary Club After Dark, Ride To Conquer Cancer, Ride for Dad, Ronald McDonald House, Make-A-Wish Foundation, AJFHL, Spruce Grove Saints Junior A Hockey Club, Parkland Posse and much more.

Thank you for visiting our web page. We invite you to contact our agency, which boasts a professional team of insurance specialists who are dedicated to protecting you and your family’s assets.


I joined The Co-operators in 1993 and have been the Financial Advisor for Ashdon Agency Inc. in Spruce Grove since 2003. Since then, I have successfully completed my Chartered Insurance Professional Designation and support the ongoing education of our team. Our goal is to ensure our clients are protected from financial loss. I am proud to work with my team, who is second to none in providing outstanding client service. They take a personal interest in your well-being. Each team member is also committed to giving back to our community and has volunteered and supported a number of organizations such as: Parkland Food Bank, Festival of Trees, Spruce Grove Rotary Club After Dark, Ride To Conquer Cancer, Ride for Dad, Ronald McDonald House, Make-A-Wish Foundation, AJFHL, Spruce Grove Saints Junior A Hockey Club, Parkland Posse and much more.

Dale Ratke

Dale Ratke

Associate Insurance Advisor
Spruce Grove

I've been a member of Ashdon Agency Inc. since 2003. I have my Level 2 General Insurance licence and specialize in Auto and Home coverage.


I love living and working in Spruce Grove with my husband of 31 years. We have two adult children, both married and starting their own families and we are both looking forward to becoming grandparents! We have our 14-year-old cat, Pippers, and love gardening, travelling, camping and enjoying time with our family and friends.

I've been a member of Ashdon Agency Inc. since 2003. I have my Level 2 General Insurance licence and specialize in Auto and Home coverage.


I love living and working in Spruce Grove with my husband of 31 years. We have two adult children, both married and starting their own families and we are both looking forward to becoming grandparents! We have our 14-year-old cat, Pippers, and love gardening, travelling, camping and enjoying time with our family and friends.

Jennifer Brooks

Jennifer Brooks

Associate Financial Advisor
Spruce Grove

I have been with The Co-operators since 2007 and with Ashdon Agency Inc since 2020. I have my General Level 2 General Insurance licence, as well as my Life and Accident Sickness insurance licence. I am currently working towards my QAFP designation.

I moved to Spruce Grove in 2013, and currently reside here with my husband and two children. I look forward to meeting you to help you with all your insurance and financial needs!

I have been with The Co-operators since 2007 and with Ashdon Agency Inc since 2020. I have my General Level 2 General Insurance licence, as well as my Life and Accident Sickness insurance licence. I am currently working towards my QAFP designation.

I moved to Spruce Grove in 2013, and currently reside here with my husband and two children. I look forward to meeting you to help you with all your insurance and financial needs!

Bonnie Ozem

Bonnie Ozem

Associate Financial Advisor, CHS
Spruce Grove

My name is Bonnie Ozem and I'm an Associate Insurance/Financial Advisor with Ashdon Agency Inc. I've been in the insurance industry since May 2009, and have obtained my Level 2 General Insurance licence, as well as my Life and Accident Sickness insurance licence. I have recently obtained my CHS Designation and I am currently working on my QAFP designation. Having the opportunity to interact with the people in our community contributes to my desire to continue learning about more products and services. I look forward to meeting with you to help plan for your financial protection.


My past experiences include waitress, manager, cabinet maker and power engineer. I have a Business/Marketing Management Program Diploma and the Third Class Power Engineer Diploma.


I've lived in the Parkland County area since 1994. Outside the office, I'm married and a mother of three wonderful young adults. I have two grandchildren who bring so much joy to my life. I enjoy building furniture, gardening, renovations and spending time with my family and pets.

My name is Bonnie Ozem and I'm an Associate Insurance/Financial Advisor with Ashdon Agency Inc. I've been in the insurance industry since May 2009, and have obtained my Level 2 General Insurance licence, as well as my Life and Accident Sickness insurance licence. I have recently obtained my CHS Designation and I am currently working on my QAFP designation. Having the opportunity to interact with the people in our community contributes to my desire to continue learning about more products and services. I look forward to meeting with you to help plan for your financial protection.


My past experiences include waitress, manager, cabinet maker and power engineer. I have a Business/Marketing Management Program Diploma and the Third Class Power Engineer Diploma.


I've lived in the Parkland County area since 1994. Outside the office, I'm married and a mother of three wonderful young adults. I have two grandchildren who bring so much joy to my life. I enjoy building furniture, gardening, renovations and spending time with my family and pets.

Paula Blacklaws

Paula Blacklaws

Associate Insurance Advisor
Spruce Grove

My name is Paula Blacklaws and I have my Level 1 General Insurance licence. I started my career in the insurance industry in 2016, and have really enjoyed being a part of the team at The Co-operators. I primarily work with Auto and Home insurance.


My career path includes years as a client advisor in the financial industry, working as a dental business assistant, and waitressing in a local restaurant. I have lived in the area since 1995 and I am proud to raise my children here in Spruce Grove! I look forward to meeting you and helping you with your insurance needs.

My name is Paula Blacklaws and I have my Level 1 General Insurance licence. I started my career in the insurance industry in 2016, and have really enjoyed being a part of the team at The Co-operators. I primarily work with Auto and Home insurance.


My career path includes years as a client advisor in the financial industry, working as a dental business assistant, and waitressing in a local restaurant. I have lived in the area since 1995 and I am proud to raise my children here in Spruce Grove! I look forward to meeting you and helping you with your insurance needs.

Donavin Nothof

Donavin Nothof

Associate Insurance/Financial Advisor
Spruce Grove

I’ve been a member of Ashdon Agency Inc. since 2019, and I specialize in Business insurance. My past experience as an instrumentation technician allows me to closely relate to our clients. I have recently obtained my Life and Accident Sickness insurance licence. I am currently working on obtaining my CFP designation to further assist clients with their financial needs.


I was born and raised in the Spruce Grove area and currently reside here with my wife and two dogs. Come on in for a visit!

I’ve been a member of Ashdon Agency Inc. since 2019, and I specialize in Business insurance. My past experience as an instrumentation technician allows me to closely relate to our clients. I have recently obtained my Life and Accident Sickness insurance licence. I am currently working on obtaining my CFP designation to further assist clients with their financial needs.


I was born and raised in the Spruce Grove area and currently reside here with my wife and two dogs. Come on in for a visit!