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Bart Howell, Insurance Agent

Howard Barton Howell in Knoxville, TN

Bart Howell

Agency President

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 5:00 PMClosed Today Closed Today
Main Number
(865) 689-8774(865) 689-8774

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Store Hours:

Day of the WeekHours
Mon9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Learn about our insurance products

  • Auto Insurance

    Get an auto insurance policy you can count on from Nationwide.

  • Homeowners Insurance

    Protect your house and personal property by choosing the right insurance coverage from Nationwide.

  • Life Insurance

    Let us help you select life insurance coverage that meets your needs, your life and your budget.

  • Business Insurance

    Cover your business with commercial insurance from Nationwide.

Member support

24/7 Claims Service

About Bart Howell

Enjoys golf, fishing and Tennessee Sports and on beautiful days flying around the area as a private pilot


  • Graduate of The University Of Tennessee with Degree in Economics and minor in Business and English

Professional Designations

  • CCLS
  • BS
  • B.A.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Armenian
  • Spanish

Licensed In

  • AL
  • GA
  • KY
  • NC
  • OH
  • SC
  • TN
  • VA


  • Auto
  • Life
  • Home
  • Business

Agent Qualifications

  • Self employed since 1990. As a small business owner before insurance we understand all aspects of insurance


  • Champion Award
  • Presidents Conference Award
  • Nationwide Corporate Service Award
  • Nationwide Commercial Council

Community Activities

  • Rotary international Past President and other local charities, Board of Directors of Good Samaritan Center, Committee of 100 Board Member for Loudon County. President of The Good Samaritan Center, Named Best Local Insurance agency for customer service

Community Involvement Events

  • Golf, Fishing, Bicycling, all outdoor sports Flying Planes

Our Insurance Products

The Nationwide Insurance: Howard Barton Howell in Knoxville, TN provides the following products. To learn more about each insurance product, click on the links below.

  • Auto Insurance

    In a world that is filled with uncertainties, driving your vehicle without the right level of coverage can be life-altering. In order for you to overcome situations that result in your vehicle being compromised, you need the assistance of an insurer that has its members best interests in mind. With Nationwide, it is possible for you to regain control of your life and move forward with as little financial inconvenience as possible, because we work with you up front to understand your needs.

    At Howard Barton Howell in Knoxville, we know that the best way to serve you is to provide you with a wide range of coverage options from an insurer that has an excellent reputation for protecting its members. With a track record that exemplifies excellence, Nationwide is an insurer you know you can depend on to get you through the tough times when all else fails.

    Part of preparing for the future is preparing for the unexpected. Make sure you, your loved ones, and your vehicles are fully protected. You should have a good policy that provides you with protection that is customized to your needs and circumstances. If you are ready to upgrade your insurance and enhance your relationship with an insurer that genuinely cares, contact Howard Barton Howell at (865) 689-8774. You can also stop by our local office at 5437 N. Broadway to learn more about what we have to offer.

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  • Homeowners Insurance

    Howard Barton Howell knows just how to protect Knoxville residences with a home insurance policy. Earned through years of listening to the concerns of other local homeowners, our agents can answer any questions you may have about various coverage programs and policy options.

    Even in the most tightly knit Knoxville neighborhoods, no two properties and no two households are exactly the same. An aging roof may lead one homeowner to opt for the Better Roof Replacement® program, while a multigenerational household next door has heard about the benefits of Nationwide's Brand New Belongings®. There may also be high-value items, homeowner liability or secondary structures on the property that need the protection of a homeowner's policy. Simply tell one of the experts at Howard Barton Howell your individual concerns, and discover how to make coverage choices with speed and confidence.

    Along with competitive rates and discounts, the renowned On Your Side® Claims Service will be there for any homeowner who ends up needing more than just peace of mind from their policy coverage.

    Call us at (865) 689-8774 to choose a policy or to set up an office appointment. Howard Barton Howell is located at 5437 N. Broadway.

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  • Life Insurance

    Getting married, having kids and sending them off to college are all exciting milestones. As your life changes, so do your insurance needs. You might have concerns about securing your family’s future when you are no longer around. You might also have some financial concerns about how they will manage any debts that you leave behind.

    At Howard Barton Howell, we understand the need to provide your loved ones with a financial safety net. Whether you already have a policy and are looking to adjust your coverage or this is your first-time shopping for life insurance, we can handle your insurance needs.

    We work with Nationwide to provide friendly service and diverse coverage options to customers in Knoxville. We recommend speaking to a life insurance agent for assistance in getting the right coverage for your unique situation.

    There are several types of life insurance for you to consider, such as term, whole, universal and more. Choosing the right coverage may seem overwhelming. Fortunately, Howard Barton Howell and our other team members can go over options to help you find a solution that provides the amount of coverage that meets your needs and can help you achieve your long-term financial goals.

    If you are ready to learn coverage options, contact one of our agents at (865) 689-8774 to discuss them over the phone. You can also make an appointment or visit our office at 5437 N. Broadway,Knoxville,TN,37918 to meet in person. Our agent will be more than happy to evaluate your circumstances to help you get the right solution.

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  • Business Insurance

    Whether your Knoxville company is looking for liability, property, or more specialized commercial insurance, the Howard Barton Howell can help better manage your company's risk. We have insurance expertise in major industries like retail and construction, as well as more niche industries like golf courses and beauty salons.

    We also offer several types of employee insurance, including many that go above and beyond state-required coverage like workers compensation. What if someone blows out a knee at the company softball game, for example? Let one of the experts at Howard Barton Howell explain to you the advantages of Nationwide's GrouProtector℠ coverage. Meanwhile, the On Your Side® Review is a great way to keep your company up-to-date with the latest changes to state laws and local markets.

    With a business owner's policy and flexible billing options, we can readily develop an insurance solution that's customized for your Knoxville business. For a policy that leaves no coverage gaps and a payment schedule that makes sense for your business' day-to-day, don't hesitate to contact us. Howard Barton Howell or one of our other knowledgeable agents can help protect your business from coverable losses. Give us a call at (865) 689-8774. You can also schedule an appointment with our 5437 N. Broadway office.

    Nationwide offers small business resources to help you strengthen your business, such as financial calculators and information and articles on marketing and cash flow management. Learn more at the Business Solutions Center.

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The Howard Barton Howell also offers products in AL, GA, NC, OH, SC, TN, VA, KY. Please call for information on products in those states.

About Howard Barton Howell

436 Ellis Ave
Maryville, TN 37804
Main Number
(865) 233-4506(865) 233-4506
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3278 Wears Valley Rd
Sevierville, TN 37862
Main Number
(865) 573-0053(865) 573-0053
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5410 Homberg Dr
Ste 37
Knoxville, TN 37919
Main Number
(865) 988-4275(865) 988-4275
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1500 Simpson Rd W
Lenoir City, TN 37771
Main Number
(865) 986-2121(865) 986-2121
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5816 Kingston Pike
Ste 5
Knoxville, TN 37771
Main Number
(865) 689-8774(865) 689-8774
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1335 Mackey Branch Dr
Ste 111
Chattanooga, TN 37421
Main Number
(423) 499-4071(423) 499-4071
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The Bart Howell Agency was founded in 2003. Today it is a leader in both the community and Insurance industry. With offices in Lenoir City and Knoxville Tennessee, we are a local agency that offers great customer service through our multiple offices. As a community leader, we have earned the South Central Community Service Award along with earning top sales awards of Presidents Conference and Conference of Champions.
As a local agency and small business owner, my staff and I understand all aspects of both the business world and your personal needs. We strive to help you understand the local coverage's needed. Voted Best insurance Agency 10 years running We have put together a team of agents qualified to help in every aspect of insurance. Our staff has over 100 years experience in business and insurance.

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5437 N. Broadway
Knoxville, TN 37918