About Us 

Premier Equine Insurance was started by David and Kirsten Buffamoyer.  Both are avid horse people who enjoy raising and showing horses. They are second to none and are here to bring you a Southeastern equine agency with knowledge, experience, and personal service.


David Buffamoyer

David is a graduate of Clemson University.  He is a lifelong South Carolinian and has dedicated most of  his working life to the insurance industry. After four years in the New York Yankee Organization as a professional baseball player, he started a property and casualty agency in Anderson, South Carolina, and now has three locations to serve you.
David welcomes your call anytime.  He understands that horses do not wear watches and that  there are no clocks in the barn.  He is riding the show trail with you.  Call anytime.

Kirsten Buffamoyer

Kirsten was born and raised in Washington state and graduated from Gonzaga University.  She moved to South Carolina in 1999 to continue her dream of training and showing horses, and now calls South Carolina home. Kirsten comes from a strong, prestigious background in the English discipline of combined training. Kirsten has won many championships throughout the country in both eventing and reining.  She is currently competing at the CCI*** level in eventing as well as preparing their next reining champions.


Chris Potter

Chris Potter joined the agency in 2013, and bring with him his knowledge of the reining horse industry. Chris was born in Pennsylvania and graduated from Penn State University. He grew up loving horses and pursued many different disciplines along the way. He went to work as an assistant trainer with several well-known professionals in the industry. He then switched to the management side and went to work for the National Reining Horse Association. David and Chris have combined forces to bring you a southeastern equine agency with knowledge, experience, and personal service. 

Samantha Hay 

Samantha was born in southern Florida before moving to North Carolina in the early 2000s. Sam grew up riding in the hunt seat and jumper rings before changing to Eventing a few years ago. She now competes at the preliminary level with her mare. Sam came to South Carolina to attend Clemson University in 2013, and is currently finishing her degree in Equine Business Management. She joined the agency in 2016, and brings with her knowledge of various English disciplines. 

Contact Premier Equine Insurance for Free Consultation and Quotes at:

1-877-68 HORSE (46773) TOLL FREE or David himself at 864-933-1690