Our Team

Alfred Lee Dingler, CLU, ChFC


Alfred founded Prime Insurance Agency, Inc in 1985. Since then, Prime has grown from a one person agency offering a single line of business to a full service financial center serving over 3000 families and businesses throughout the state of Georgia. As President of Prime, he has charted this growth by instituting sound business practices and hiring educated, competent staff.

Alfred is a 1985 graduate of Georgia State University. While there, he was ranked the top insurance student in his Junior and Senior years. After founding Prime, Alfred earned the CLU (Chartered Life Underwriter) certification in 1991 and the ChFC (Chartered Financial Consultant) certification in 2002. In order to expand into a full service financial center, he obtained Series 6, 7, 24, and 63 securities registrations*, and he formed Prime Financial Services, Inc. in 1999.

As part of his commitment to give back to the community, he has been the local President of the Independent Insurance Agents of Georgia, Chairman of the Grange Agent Advisory Council and Vice Chairman of the Southern Regional Medical Center Foundation.

Alfred resides in Fayette County with his wife, Jolene and their five children.

*Securities registrations heldwith Questar Capital Corporation and Questar Asset Management

Karl N. Thomason

Vice President

Karl has been in the insurance business for over 24 years. After graduating from Georgia State University with a degree in Risk Management and Insurance, Karl has worked full time as a commercial insurance agent. In 1988 Alfred and Karl became partners. Karl holds his securities registrations with Questar Capital Corporation and works with clients in many areas of their financial life. Helping business owners solve their problems varying from retirement plan rollovers, life insurance, group benefits and auto and home insurance to his specialty, helping businesses with their commercial insurance needs, Karl takes on the role of Risk Manager for his clients.

Karl has served on the board of several community organizations and his service as a member of the Past Chairman of the Young Agents Committee of the Independent Insurance Agents of Georgia, and several companies agents advisory committees help keep Karl in the forefront of community and insurance related matters.

Karl also serves the community as a volunteer coach in youth sports. He and his family attend New Hope Baptist Church, where he serves as a Bible Study Leader and Deacon.