Hott Insurance & Financial Services, L.L.C. was founded in 2001 by John Paul Hott in Petersburg, WV. With over 25 years of experience, John Paul has used his knowledge of insurance to build a company with his ethics and integrity as the corner stone of the operation. With this, he is able to offer the best available coverage for his customers at the most affordable rates. The agency is a full lines agency representing Erie Insurance and other carriers which allows us to help almost every client. John Paul and staff - located in Petersburg, Franklin, Keyser, and Kentucky - expect to meet and exceed the expectations of every customer.

John Paul Hott II

About Us

Our Motto:

We at Hott Insurance hope to have the opportunity to service your insurance needs..... As John Paul always says, "Help Me Help You"! 

Our Way:

We believe in the Erie way!  Erie's Founding Principle:

To provide our Policyholders with as near perfect protection, as near perfect service as is humanly possible, and to do so at the lowest possible cost.

At Hott Insurance, our team strives to provide the best customer service. Whether you have a question about your policy or you want to learn more about what we have to offer, we are here to help. 

We currently have four locations to serve you.


Sara Treat

Petersburg Office
I grew up in Parkersburg, WV. I graduated from West Virginia Wesleyan College in 1999.  I began working at Hott Insurance in 2006. I am licensed in Property, Casualty, Life and Health Insurance. My favorite part of the job is making daily connections with the many different people that walk through the door.  I spend most of my free time having adventures with my two boys and husband. 


Kristina Goldizen

Petersburg Office

I began working at Hott Insurance in July 2010. My insurance specialties include personal and commercial insurance. I have been in the insurance business since 2007. Of all the aspects of my job, I most enjoy the interactions and relationships we build with our clients. I was originally raised in Hagerstown, MD, I now live in Maysville, WV with my husband, Adam, and my daughters, Kaylee and Kassidy. I am involved in the WV Community Educational Outreach Service and spend my free time farming, hunting and spending time with my family. 


Stefanie Huffman

Franklin Office

I began working for Hott Insurance in October 2012 at our Petersburg branch. I have been in our Franklin branch full time since February 2016. I am currently licensed in Property and Casualty in WV and VA.  I am a lifelong resident of Pendleton County and I enjoy serving the people of my county and beyond. I am happily married to my husband and we have two children. I enjoy spending my free time with my family and friends.  


Brittany Kiser

Keyser Office

Brittany has been at Hott Insurance since June 2010. With her insurance license in Property & Casualty and Life & Health, Brittany is able to confidently advise and service customers. Her specialty is in personal auto and home, commercial business, bonds, and life insurance. Brittany is happily married to her husband, Jeremiah and they have two sons and a fur baby, London (Husky/Lab). Outside of work, she is actively involved in church, loves playing softball, spending time with family and friends, watching her children grow, and making the most of life. 


Brooke Hott

Petersburg & Keyser Office

I have been apart of this team for as long as I can remember; although, I officially began working here in the Summer of 2012, as a Customer Service Representative.  I graduated from Potomac State College of WVU in 2017 with a BAS in Criminal Justice.  In my free time, I enjoy: spending time with those I love, hunting, fishing, kayaking, and Mountaineer sports.  


Amber Alt

Petersburg Office

I am a lifelong resident of Grant County.  I have been in the insurance business since 2009, specializing in life insurance.  I began working at Hott Insurance in October 2018.  I currently have my Life and Health License.  I am married and have three wonderful children, who I spend my spare time with.  


Amanda Carr

Petersburg Office

I started working for Hott Insurance in October 2018, and I am currently licensed in property and casualty. Before moving to West Virginia, I lived in North Carolina, which is where I was raised.  I was a stay-at-home mom for four years before taking this job, but I am excited to meet new people and learn more about the community through the insurance business.  Outside of work I spend time with my husband, Cole, and our two boys, Bow and Waylon.


Nichol Fazenbaker

Keyser Office

I began my journey at Hott Insurance in November 2018. I grew up in Maryland, just a stone throw away from West Virginia where I have now lived for 15 years. I am the mother of two wonderful boys. In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my family and attending my children's sporting events.