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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Kathy Powell

K Powell Ins and Fin Svc Inc

1725 Opelika Road
Auburn, AL 36830

Close to the Mall - next door to Sign World

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Office Hours

8:30am - 5pm
9am - 5pm
After Hours by Appointment
Call or text us 24 hours a day!


1725 Opelika Road
Auburn, AL 36830


English, Spanish

As warmer weather approaches, the importance of insurance becomes even more apparent, especially in relation to auto Insurance. As temperatures rise, so do the risks on the road, from increased traffic to heightened chances of accidents. With the right coverage in place, drivers can navigate the changing seasons with confidence, knowing they're prepared for whatever the road may bring.

The Kathy Powell State Farm Insurance office is proud to serve Auburn, Opelika, Waverly, Notasulga, and surrounding Alabama areas with Car Insurance, Home Insurance, Condo Insurance, Renter’s Insurance, Life Insurance, Motorcycle Insurance, Business Insurance, Pet Insurance, Boat insurance, RV Insurance, Commercial insurance, and Financial Services, with a focus on resident relocations to the Lee County area. We now have 2 locations to serve you - Auburn and Phenix City. We opened our Phenix City location in 2022 and are happy to have twice the opportunity to help our current, future and prospective customers.

We are honored to be sponsoring the City Market as well as the Gogue Outdoor Movie Series this summer! Please come out and enjoy both of these wonderful, family friendly activities this summer. We believe in giving back to our community and truly being a partner to this area that we love so much. We are honored to have won the OA News Readers Choice for Insurance agents again in 2023 - our 13th year in a row!

I am your State Farm Insurance agent for the Auburn, AL and surrounding areas! My team and I love helping people! We provide free Auto Insurance and Homeowners Insurance Quotes throughout the states of Alabama and Georgia. I have 20 years of Insurance experience and have been a State Farm Insurance Agent since 2004. I earned my undergraduate degree and MBA from Auburn University. I have volunteered with many local organizations including Junior League of Lee County, Auburn City Schools PTO, Auburn Rotary Club, Community Foundation of East Alabama and the City of Auburn Parks and Recreation Board. I am honored to currently serve on the Auburn City School Board. Notary Public Services are available by appointment.

Give us a call if you are new or moving to Auburn, Opelika, Waverly, Notasulga, or the surrounding Alabama areas. We are a family of highly skilled individuals working together to fulfill a community responsibility of giving outstanding service and also fulfilling our moral obligation of protecting what's important to customer's so they can focus on accomplishing their life goals.

My team of licensed Insurance Professionals is here to help get you Insurance coverage for your specific needs. Not only can we help with Auto Insurance, Home Insurance, Life Insurance, Renter’s Insurance, Condo Insurance, Pet Insurance, Motorcycle Insurance, Boat insurance, RV Insurance, and Financial Services, but we are also able to assist small business owners with their Commercial lines of Insurance. Call, Click, Text or Stop by the office today for your Personal Price Plan!

Insurance Products Offered

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

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The Kathy Powell State Farm Insurance Office is here to provide personal service to you and your family. We are so thankful to be a part of the Auburn community! We want to assist customers in Alabama and Georgia with their insurance and financial services goals as you manage the risks of everyday life throughout Lee County. We would love to help as we provide all lines of insurance: Auto Insurance, Home Insurance, Motorcycle Insurance, Renters Insurance, Life Insurance, Business Insurance and much more! We offer quick auto insurance quotes and home insurance quotes.

We have 2 convenient locations to service you - our Auburn location and our brand new Phenix City location at 1606 Broad Street. We work with customers who have recently relocated to the Auburn, Opelika, and Lee County area and with families who have been here for generations.

My team of insurance professionals strive everyday to protect and support our customers throughout life’s journey by helping them navigate this world full of both risk and opportunity. My knowledgeable team will be our customer’s first resource on all products that we offer. We will have meaningful conversations that allow the customer’s needs to drive our recommendations, and we will always conduct business with the utmost integrity and professionalism

JT Thompson State Farm Agent Team Member

JT Thompson

Team Leader

I was raised outside of Mobile and first moved to Auburn in 1999. I have an extensive background in customer service and graduated from Auburn University with a degree in Public Administration. When not spending time with my family watching old war movies or attending Auburn sporting events, I enjoy spending time perfecting my barbecue recipes and a few years ago became an official Kansas City BBQ Judge. I look forward to serving and helping you with your insurance needs.
Sue Linares State Farm Agent Team Member

Sue Linares

Customer Relations Representative

My name is Sue Linares. I am of Korean and Mexican descent, born in TX and raised in GA. I have a background in customer service and hospitality and graduated from the Art Institute of Atlanta as a Pastry Chef. I am proud to have worked in pastry kitchens for The Ritz Carlton Atlanta, Publix, and Smallcakes. I feel blessed to have found a work-home here at Kathy Powell State Farm. My first career experience was serving and helping people, and I enjoy doing it here on a daily basis. I am licensed to provide customer service for auto insurance, home insurance, renters insurance, life insurance, and more!

Jen Herrera State Farm Agent Team Member

Jen Herrera

Personal Account Representative

I was born and raised in Cullman, AL. I am of Mexican and Filipino decent and a first generation American. I am currently working on a Marketing degree with a minor in Finance from Harbert Business School at Auburn University. I have been in the insurance industry for a little over a year, and I am fluent in English and Spanish. My goal is to utilize my bilingual skills along with my insurance knowledge to become a resource for the Hispanic community in Auburn, Opelika, and surrounding areas. When I am not at the office, I enjoy traveling and trying new foods or simply taking a jet ski out on the lake! I look forward to assisting you with all of your insurance needs.

Rex Story Jr. State Farm Agent Team Member

Rex Story Jr.

Personal Account Representative

I am originally from Opelika and spent my youth involved in local and Opelika High School Sports. I attended both Auburn University and Appalachian State University. My roots run quite deep locally with over a century of family history in Lee County. I have 15 plus years as an insurance professional both locally and throughout the region covering many facets of our industry including Life, Large Group Major Medical, Medical Supplements, Income Protection, Property and Casualty, and Financial Services. I look forward to using my knowledge with our current and future customers to help them recover from the unexpected and reach their life goals.

Shasta Reeves State Farm Agent Team Member

Shasta Reeves

Life/Health Account Representative

I was born and raised in Opelika, AL. My love for helping people led me to the insurance industry. I have over 20 years of experience in Property & Casualty and Life and Health. My passion is helping people insure the main thing that cause everything else to be (YOU!) In my down time I love reading, line dancing and spending time with my 3 grandchildren. I look forward to assisting you with all of your insurance needs.

Edith McCary State Farm Agent Team Member

Edith McCary

Marketing Manager

Harrison Barley State Farm Agent Team Member

Harrison Barley

Account Manager


Alana Eiland

Account Manager

John Shaffer State Farm Agent Team Member

John Shaffer

Office Representative


Cris Johnsick

Customer Service Representative


Amber Dikes

Staff Assistant


Griffin Smith

Office Representative


Maleny Juarez

Account Manager

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.