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Scharver Insurance Group is your trusted independent insurance agency in Columbus, New Albany, Gahanna, Delaware, Westerville, Johnstown, Galena and other areas in Ohio.

Your family, your business and your possessions are all important to you, but you may not know how to best protect them. We have the experience to navigate the unique risks you face, serving as your insurance advisor.

What Sets us Apart


As an independent insurance agency we have great relationships with many well-known, reputable insurance companies, giving you the power of choice.


Our insurance advisors have years of experience in the insurance industry and serve as your advocate from selecting coverage through filing a claim.


Our insurance advisors have a strong passion for insurance and protecting what you value most in business and in life. We treat our customers like family.

Scharver Insurance Group is dedicated to providing quality business/commercial insurance products, personal insurance products and life insurance products. It is our goal to help businesses and individuals properly manage the risks of everyday life. Customer service and solid relationships are the heart of our business model.

John Scharver began his insurance career as an underwriter with The Cincinnati Insurance Company in 1996. He also spent two years with CNA Insurance as their Central Ohio Commercial Field Representative, where he focused on assisting independent agents with writing larger commercial accounts. John has been an independent agent since 2001.

John earned his Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation with a focus on commercial insurance. It is the premier designation in the insurance industry. Approximately 65,000 people have earned this designation since its inception in 1942. The curriculum includes graduate-level courses covering topics such as insurance law, risk management, finance and ethics. CPCU designees are also bound by a Code of Ethics, and must satisfy an experience requirement of at least two years of industry experience.

Scharver Insurance Group is located in New Albany, Ohio and is committed to providing our clients the highest level of customer service. We provide the best possible coverage with outstanding insurance companies that have excellent reputations for their claims service.

Something to Brag About

Top 1% of all Independent Insurance
Agencies in the country

based on our Net Promoter Score (NPS)

Net Promoter Score shows how often clients would recommend us to family and friends.  Our NPS of 90 (± 3) is above the industry average of 29 by a whopping 61 points and demonstrates what our clients think about us!

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Community Involvement

Scharver Insurance Group cares about the community.

Insurance isn’t just about policies are prices. At Scharver Insurance Group, we take an active role in the community that supports us.

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At Scharver Insurance Group, our mission is very simple. We strive to provide a true, concierge client experience which is unique in the insurance industry. We give clients the power of choice from top-rated national and regional insurance carriers. We offer comprehensive insurance solutions in Columbus, New Albany, Gahanna, Delaware, Westerville, Johnstown, Galena and other areas in Ohio.