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Julie Whitaker

Julie Whitaker Ins Agency Inc

8250 Jupiter Drive Suite A
Mechanicsville, VA 23116-2894

2 Miles North of I295 off of Chamberlayne Ave (Route 301), Next to Flagstop Car Wash

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9am - 5pm
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8250 Jupiter Drive Suite A
Mechanicsville, VA 23116-2894



We are proud to celebrate the anniversary of State Farm. The first car State Farm ever insured was in June of 1922. Today, we are proud to help millions of people all over the country protect what matters most and plan for the future. #GoodNeighbor

Our office focuses on relocations to the City of Richmond and surrounding counties of Hanover, Henrico, Caroline and New Kent. We offer Car Insurance, Home Insurance, Life Insurance, Health Insurance and Business Insurance. We provide free, no obligation insurance reviews and quotes for all lines of business. I am a lifetime resident of Hanover County and graduated from Virginia Tech with a degree in Finance and Insurance. I opened my agency on August 1, 1984 and I am a Third Generation State Farm Agent.

  • Lifetime Member of President’s Club, State Farm

  • Member NAIFA

  • Member of Hanover County Chamber of Commerce

  • Proud Sponsor of Feed More Richmond and Meals on Wheels Mechanicsville

  • Volunteer at Junior Achievement Finance Park in Henrico, VA

  • Community Partner for Mechanicsville High School, Atlee High School and Hanover High School Athletic Booster Clubs

  • Sponsor of Atlee Little League and Mechanicsville Little League

  • Member of Hanover County Sherriff’s Foundation

  • Member of Hanover County Sherriff’s Community Advisory Board

  • Supporter of Hanover Habitat for Humanity~

Insurance Products Offered

Auto, Homeowners, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, Business, Life, Health, Pet

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities

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The Julie Whitaker Insurance Agency in Mechanicsville, VA strives to help you assess and manage your Auto Insurance, Homeowners Insurance, Renter's Insurance, Life Insurance and Health Insurance and financial needs through all phases of life.  Being relationship focused, we keep each customer's particular situation at the center of our recommendations.  

We are proud to have a customer driven team of insurance and financial services professionals. Collectively we bring 205 years of industry experience to the Greater Richmond Virginia area. ~

Ellen Anne White State Farm Agent Team Member

Ellen Anne White

Team Leader

Prior to joining our agency in 2019, Ellen Anne gathered 12 years of experience in the insurance and financial services industry. She graduated from Virginia Tech with an emphasis in personal finance. Ellen Anne enjoys developing relationships with State Farm customers while paying close attention to detail while helping them with Retirement and Education Planning as well as Auto, Homeowner's, Renter's, Life and Health Insurance
Lauren Rice State Farm Agent Team Member

Lauren Rice

Insurance Account Representative

Lauren joined our team in March of 2020 and is an Insurance Account Representative where she spends most of her time assisting our customers with all of their Auto, Home, Life and Health needs. She has lived around the Richmond area her entire life and has a Business Administration degree from J Sargeant Reynolds Community College . Lauren is committed to providing value and excellent service with every State Farm customer interaction.

Lainey Mountjoy State Farm Agent Team Member

Lainey Mountjoy

Insurance Account Representative

Lainey joined our team in February of 2021. Lainey is excited to put all of her customer service experience towards helping customers with any of their questions or concerns. She enjoys building valuable relationships with customers, and is committed to providing assistance with any Auto, Homeowner’s, and Renter’s Insurance needs. In her free time, Lainey enjoys playing with her dog Jaro, spending time out in the sun, and going to the beach.

Shannon Biller State Farm Agent Team Member

Shannon Biller

Customer Relations Representative

Shannon joined our team in October of 2023. She has worked in the insurance industry as a licensed agent since 2018. She enjoys building relationships with customers and helping them with their auto, home, renter’s, life. and health insurance needs. Shannon is a graduate of the University of Mary Washington and N.C. State. She lives in Mechanicsville with her husband, two sons, two dogs, and cat. When she’s not at work, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, being outside, and cheering on her sons at their activities!

Sharon Sorah State Farm Agent Team Member

Sharon Sorah

Sharon joined our team in March of 2022 working part time, after retiring from 30 plus years in health care revenue cycle. Sharon attended VA Tech and is a graduate of VCU. She enjoys rooting on the Rams and the Hokies and spending time at the river and with her two grandsons.

Debbie Walker State Farm Agent Team Member

Debbie Walker

Debbie joined our Team in June 2023. She brings with her 23 years of experience in the Property and Casualty Insurance Industry. She enjoys helping to service customers with their Auto, Home, and Renters policies, while assessing customer needs to make sure they are properly covered. Debbie looks forward to building relationships with our customers. She enjoys bright, sunny days and spending time with her family.

Latreese Minor State Farm Agent Team Member

Latreese Minor

Customer Relations Representative

Prior to joining the Julie Whitaker State Farm Agency in 2006, Latreese worked in financial services for 8 years servicing the Glen Allen area. With her experience, she is able to help State Farm customers with their Auto, Homeowner's and Renter's Insurance service needs and Auto Financing. Latreese graduated from John Marshall High School and attended VCU.
Sarah Glazebrook State Farm Agent Team Member

Sarah Glazebrook

Insurance Account Representative

Sarah joined Julie Whitaker State Farm Agency in 2006 and is Team Manager for our office in Mechanicsville, VA. Sarah focuses her time helping our State Farm customers with their Auto, Home, Life Insurance needs. She is committed to making sure families in the Greater Richmond Area are prepared in the event of a loss. Sarah is a 2000 graduate of King William High School and earned an Associate Degree in Applied Sciences. Sarah resides in King William with her Husband and Daughter.
Pat Hines State Farm Agent Team Member

Pat Hines

Agent's Executive Assistant

Pat joined our State Farm office in Mechanicsville, VA in 2015 as our Administrative Assistant and Marketing Director. She has 15 years prior experience in the Financial Services Industry. Pat helps service our State Farm customers with Homeowner's, Renter's, Life and Health Insurance. Pat Brooks Hines is the first lady of Hanover County and a lifetime resident.
Chris Lyszyk State Farm Agent Team Member

Chris Lyszyk

Insurance Account Representative

Chris joined our team in January of 2013. Chris uses his knowledge of Home, Auto, Life and Health Insurance and his claims background to perform reviews with our existing State Farm customers as well as developing insurance plans for new customers. Chris is a graduate of NC State. He lives in Richmond, Virginia with his wife and two boys and enjoys spending time outdoors.
Nicole Payne State Farm Agent Team Member

Nicole Payne

Nicole joined us in November 2022 ready to learn and help customers with their home, renters and automobile insurance. She comes from a busy medical office. Nicole has a wonderful husband and three amazing kids. When she’s not busy working in Julie’s office, she enjoys spending time with her family in King William and shopping.

Tina Snow State Farm Agent Team Member

Tina Snow

Customer Service Manager

Tina joined the Julie Whitaker State Farm Team in March of 2021 and is the Customer Service Manager for our office in Mechanicsville, VA. Prior to joining our team, Tina worked with Virginia Transportation Agencies for over 18 years focusing primarily on managing the Integrated Directional Signing Program with VDOT. Her management and customer service experience provides value and commitment to our customers. She resides in King William with her husband, two daughters and three crazy pups.

Margaret Fogg State Farm Agent Team Member

Margaret Fogg

Prior to joining our team in June 2023, Margaret worked at Saks Fifth Avenue for 17 years as a Customer Development Manager. She enjoys building relationships by performing reviews with our existing customers as well as helping them with all their Life Insurance needs. She graduated from Hollins University with a degree in Economics. Margaret resides in Mechanicsville with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys time with family and friends, spending time at the river and reading.

Scott Williams State Farm Agent Team Member

Scott Williams

Prior to joining State Farm, Scott worked at Merrill Lynch for 15 years. His background is helping customers with their personal retirement plans and small business retirement plans. Scott enjoys working with customers to create a roadmap to guide them through retirement. Scott has two children and enjoys taking them skiing, golfing and camping.

Jay Johnson State Farm Agent Team Member

Jay Johnson

Jay joined Julie Whitaker State Farm in Mechanicsville, VA as an intern in the Fall of 2022. In May of 2024, he received his MBA from Old Dominion University where he was a former wide receiver for the Monarch’s football team. His primary focus is marketing and customer service for Auto, Homeowner's and Renter's Insurance Policies. Outside of work, he coaches Varsity Football for Hanover High School and enjoys spending time with family and friends and traveling.

Andrew Loflin State Farm Agent Team Member

Andrew Loflin

Andrew joined State Farm in October of 2023 and made his way to the Julie Whitaker Team in April of 2024. He prides himself on developing relationships with the customers he works with and providing them with excellent customer service for their Auto, Home, Renters, Health, Disability, and Life Insurance Policies. Andrew lives in King William with his wife and daughter. He is the ultimate history buff, loves watching football and enjoys being outdoors hunting and riding 4-wheelers.

Jonathan Shelton State Farm Agent Team Member

Jonathan Shelton

We welcomed Jonathan back to our office in 2024. He brings with him over 5 years of experience helping customers with Homeowners, Renter’s, Auto, Life, and Health Insurance. Jonathan graduated from VCU and lives in Mechanicsville with his wife, daughter and their dog. He loves to cook and is an avid sports fan.

Available Positions
Please Note: This opportunity is about potential employment with an independent contractor agent who solicits applications for State Farm products and services, and does NOT result in employment with any of the State Farm Insurance Companies. The employment selection decision , terms and conditions of employment (such as compensation and benefits) are all determined solely by the independent contractor agent.