Tim Schmidt





Tim Schmidt one of the three managing partners at Eaton-Provident Group, LLC. He began his insurance career in 1983 as a commercial underwriter for EMC Insurance. After several years working for insurance carriers, he moved to the independent agent side and since 1986 has actively worked in all facets of agency operations, including production, accounting, customer service, administration and management.

Tim opened his first independent agency in 1989, and in 2014 decided to partner with his son, Jeff Schmidt to form Provident Insurance Group, LLC. After tremendous growth at Provident Insurance Group, both Tim and Jeff decided to merge with Eaton & Associates in 2016 to form Eaton-Provident Group, LLC.

While familiar with all lines of insurance, Tim specializes in commercial property & casualty and surety bonding. He specifically has significant experience in providing insurance coverage for the security industry, currently servicing more alarm/access control/CCTV companies than any single independent agent in Arizona.

An Arizona resident since 1978, Tim received his Bachelors of Science in Finance from Arizona State University in 1982. He and his wife have been married for 34 years. He enjoys golfing, hiking and being outdoors and is actively involved in his church, McDowell Mountain Community Church.