Albany: 440 1st Ave. E Ste: 4 Albany, OR 97321 Gresham: 105 NW 2nd St. Gresham, OR 97030

(541) 928-3149 Albany/(503) 498-5234 Gresham

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Our Clients are always our first priority.

Our Clients are always our first priority.

Our Clients are always our first priority.Our Clients are always our first priority.

An Independent Agency, so  that you get the right insurance plans for peace-of-mind!

About Us

The Advantage of Working with an Independent Agency

We have the ability to run your insurance needs through a system that show what multiple companies have to cover your needs.  We then take that information and streamline it into a carrier that will not only make sure that you have the coverage you need, but at the most economical cost.  Along with being the Pacific NW's Classic & Collector Car Insurance Specialists, we have years of insurance experience helping clients prepare for the unknown. Ask us about:

  • Home
  • Auto
  • Classic/Collector Auto
  • Boat & Motorcycle
  • Commercial
  • Landlord & Renters 
  • Life & Health

We can access many different insurance products so you can get the right one for you.

Assessing Need

Many financial experts will tell you some unforeseen events and a lack of the right kind of insurance can spell trouble quickly. Call us today, and we'll analyze your insurance needs and get you covered quickly at the right price.

Building Relationships

Everyone has different insurance needs. Call us today for a personalized individual or commercial assessment and find out how we can help protect your hard-won assets.

Our Team


Bob Symons: Owner/Producer

 Office: 541-928-3149

FAX: 541-928-1880



David R. Jothen: Producer

 David is one of our classic/collector car specialists, but is fully proficient on all lines of insurance.  A car collector himself, he's a member of the Portland Roadster Show Hall of Fame, and former president of the Multnomah Hot Rod Council.  He's held elected office, and has numerous awards and citations for his volunteerism and public service.   His passion is for Veterans charities, and participates in activities at Willamette National Cemetery on Memorial and Veterans Day.  David and his wife Diane have been married over 31 years.

Office: 503-498-5234

Cell: 503-860-8041

FAX: 503-491-9560



Chad Coe: Producer

  Chad has traveled the world over the past 30 years living in South Korea, Taiwan, New Zealand, and Kenya and knows what it’s like to NOT have the right type of Auto or Travel Insurance. Chad has also lived in Kona-Hawaii, Kalispell-Montana, and Miami-Florida while going to school and has traveled to Japan, Costa Rica, Canada, Thailand, and Mexico on business and as a volunteer for the many different organizations he’s volunteered for (e.g. Mountain Child, Youth With A Mission, Morning Calm Ministries, and Lomb International). Chad travels up and down the Willamette Valley and Coastal Regions helping people obtain the right insurance coverage for their insurance needs (i.e. Home, Auto, Commercial, Rentals, Renters, Recreational, Condo). 


Work: 541-979-8750

Fax: 541-928-1880



Dave Olson: Office Manager

 We lovingly refer to Dave as "the guru" as he has over 40 years in the insurance industry, and is a certified Continuing Education instructor.  If you have an insurance question, Dave's the guy.  A dedicated family man, Dave and his wife Marcene have 3 grown children and love to travel.

Office: 503-498-5234

FAX: 503-491-9560



Doug Crook: Producer

I have been married to my wife Tracy for over 40 years. We have 8 children and 21 grandchildren with 1 more on the way.  I have been involved helping people with health insurance and life insurance for 35 plus years. I have also been involved with helping people protect their assets and have adequate

lifetime income. I especially enjoy helping people putting their minds at ease by helping them develop a blueprint to handle their finances and assets for the long term.


Life insurance quotes and apply online:

Office: 541-497-1870

Cell: 541-905-6330


Contact Us

Schedule a Free Asessment

The Insurance Garage Locations

Albany Office: 440 1st Avenue East, Albany, Oregon 97321 Gresham Office: 105 NW 2nd St. Gresham, OR 97030

Albany: 541-928-3149 Gresham 503-498-5234


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed