Mr. Kinder opened Kinder's Insurance Agency, LTD on January 16, 1978. Prior to opening his own agency, he served in the Air Force during Vietnam. Upon leaving the military he went to work for People's Life Insurance Company in Huntington West Virginia until 1978. He also served on the South Point School Board for twenty years. The agency has now turned into a family business with his daughter and son in law both working in the agency. He retired in 2015.