President and Managers

President & Managers

John R. Wolfe: President & CEO

Wolfe-Photo1Randy was born and raised in Columbia, South Carolina. Upon graduating from The Citadel, he taught high school social studies and was an assistant football coach and head wrestling coach. In 2006, Randy began his insurance career primarily writing Medicare Advantage plans. In 2009 he founded Palmetto United, Inc., which specializes in the senior market. Over the past four years, Palmetto United has experienced tremendous growth and has postured itself as one of the premier insurance marketing organizations in South Carolina. In order to continue its impressive growth trend, Palmetto United expanded into other geographic areas, and currently operates in 15 states. On a personal note, Randy and his wife Katherine have a son, Jack who is 4, and a daughter, Lightsey who will be 1 in October. Randy and his family are active members at Trinity United Methodist Church. He also serves on the board of the Citadel Alumni Association and is a Master Mason at Dentsville Lodge 398. In his spare time, he enjoys hunting, fishing, and spending time with friends and family.

Christopher Didyoung: Territory Sales Manger

Chris was born and raised in Blythewood, South Carolina. He graduated from Limestone College, where he was a successful varsity wrestler. After graduation, Chris joined the Palmetto United team, and quickly excelled, becoming a Territory Sales Manager in June of 2013. His day-to-day activities range from supporting agents with training and development, to assisting the needs of our clients. Chris attends Transfiguration Catholic Church. He currently volunteers with Richland Northeast High School as an assistant wrestling coach. Chris is an avid car enthusiast, and in his spare time enjoys spending time with family and friends.


If you are looking for best turnkey program for success, then you want to know more about Palmetto United Insurance and what they can offer you. Never have I experienced more genuine professionals who are devoted to creating an environment of integrity and success. Randy and Chris are always giving their agents all the tools necessary to surpass their goals for long term success in their own insurance business. They have provided me with a solid platform of state-of-the-art web based tools, knowledge, one-on-one training and guidance which are, bar none, the finest I've ever encountered in my career. Palmetto Insurance is comprised of, without a doubt, some of the nicest people you will ever know and they will give you everything you need (and then some) to be a top performing, high income agent with only the best, top rated, companies.

Lynn Nelson