About us
Our Mission

Doug resides in Morton, Illinois with his wife, Cristi, and their four children.  Doug has lived in the Peoria area all his life.

Doug received a Bachelor of Arts degree  from Saint Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa. He has been providing consulting services in the areas of financial services and employee benefits since 1978. 

Douglas Schaffnit - President

Email: dschaffnit@theschaffnitgroup.com

Phone: 309-266-1444, ext. 12                                              

Teresa Hagen - Employee Benefits Administrator

Email: thagen@theschaffnitgroup.com 

Phone:  309-266-1444, ext. 17

Teresa comes to The Schaffnit Group with over 12 years of experience in the insurance industry.  Teresa's work history within the benefits arena has provided her with the experience, education, and understanding allowing her to serve on your behalf for group and individual benefit needs. 

Teresa is active within the community serving as a Residential Board Member with CWTC, volunteering with Pekin's Winter Wonderland Program, and participating as a rider with St. Jude "Peoria Rides to Memphis" motorcycle fundraiser.  Teresa and her husband Dave reside in Manito.  They have four grown sons and two grandchildren; much of their free time is spent enjoying family and riding their motorcycles.