Renate Childs

Renate Childs is a Personal Lines Technician at the Schoolcraft location of Trust Shield Insurance Group. She joined the agency in February 2018.

Renate has a bachelors degree in Creating Writing with minors in History and World Literature from Western Michigan University.

At the Office

Renate’s job responsibilities with the Trust Shield team include answering phones, data processing and assisting the Personal Lines Account Managers.  Renate is also currently being trained to become our next personal lines account manager.

Getting to work with all the lovely people here at Trust Shield and being part of a team that comes together to take care of clients as well as one another is Renate’s favorite part of her job.


At Home

A Elk Rapids native, Renate now lives in Kalamazoo with her fiancé, Nick, two cats Remy and Zelda, and a dog Oskar.  She enjoys cooking reading and traveling.

Renate loves traveling so much that after graduating from WMU, she spent a month backpacking through Europe.

At Your Service

Contact Renate Childs today!


(269) 679-4918