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Arty Pagan

Arty Pagan Ins Agcy Inc

(321) 775-1000
7955 N Wickham Rd
Melbourne, FL 32940-8243

Viera on N Wickham, just east of Murrell / CVS. Easy access for Viera, Suntree, Rockledge, Melbourne

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Office Hours

9am - 5pm
After Hours by Appointment
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7955 N Wickham Rd
Melbourne, FL 32940-8243


English, Spanish

Navigating homeowner's, auto and life insurance in Florida can be extremely complex. You need an agent and team with valuable experience and knowledge, who can offer reliable, financially sound options to protect you, your family, your home, and your car. That's what we do. Our commitment is to first serve the needs of our customers. We have a team of seasoned and knowledgeable insurance agents, with more than 120 years of insurance agency experience between us. We try to combine systems and technology and experience to provide a high level of service to our customers. We are proudly serving Viera, Melbourne, Rockledge, Palm Bay, Satellite, and all other areas in Florida. Our office is located in Viera on Wickham Rd near Interstate 95.

I was born and raised in New Rochelle, NY, and graduated from Rollins College in Winter Park, FL with a degree in Business Administration. I have been associated with State Farm since 1987 and spent several years in State Farm operations management and leadership in the corporate office. I am a long-term student of the insurance business, having earned my Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designations. I am also the former Training Director for State Farm in Florida, and held several other leadership positions/responsibilities within the company before opening my State Farm agency in June, 2004. I prioritize our community and have held the following positions - current Chairman - Viera Regional Business Alliance, Past Board of Directors - Melbourne Florida Regional Chamber, Space Coast Association of Realtors - Affiliate Member, Viera Leads Group / Viera Business Network/ Viera Business Alliance, Past Board of Directors - Aging Matters in Brevard, Past President - West Melbourne Business Association, Cocoa Beach Regional Chamber of Commerce, and NAIFA - National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisers. I have been involved in several charitable organizations/activities, like a good neighbor. I am a member of the Suntree UMC Church since 2005, and former soccer coach with Space Coast United. My wife, Jo, and I have been married for 35 years and have 3 children. Allyson, Lydia, and Max. Allyson attended FSU and just received her doctorate in psychology from FIT. Lydia also attended FSU and is a missionary/volunteer for an orphanage in India, and Max attends SMU in Dallas, studying engineering/data science/math.

Please call us for a free quote on Auto, Home, Business, Health, and Life Insurance. And, please check out our Google reviews at We are looking forward to serving you.

Insurance Products Offered

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

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Whether it's your home, auto, life, or business, insurance in Florida has many challenges. Our mission is to help our State Farm policyholders manage the risks of everyday life and to be the first choice for your Florida insurance needs. We have a team of very experienced and dedicated employees who service our customers throughout the state of Florida, including locally in Melbourne, Viera, Rockledge, Palm Bay, Satellite Beach and other areas of Florida.

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Jayneen Gantz State Farm Agent Team Member

Jayneen Gantz

Office Manager

Hi, I'm Jayneen. I've been working for State Farm since 2007. I am licensed to write life, home, auto, and commercial insurance. When I'm not at work, I like to spend time with my family, play with my 3 dogs (2 Shelties and a Border Collie), and relax on the beach. Let me assist you with any and all of your insurance needs!

McKayla Herrera State Farm Agent Team Member

McKayla Herrera

Account Manager

McKayla is a Rhode Island native who has joined our team after recently relocating to Melbourne from South Florida. She comes to State Farm with over 20 years in insurance and is well versed in Property and Casualty. McKayla takes great pride in connecting with customers and she believes customer service is the heart of the business.

When McKayla is not in the office she is spending quality time with her two daughters, having fun in the sun!

Give her a call, she is ready and willing to help you with all of your insurance needs!

Emily Ashford State Farm Agent Team Member

Emily Ashford

Insurance Account Representative

Emily is a licensed Insurance Account Representative here at our office. She enjoys helping people with any and all kinds of risk management. She has a 12 year old daughter, 11 year old step-daughter, and 1 year old Shih Tzu puppy. In her spare time she enjoys crafting, interior design, and of course, shopping. She will give you the highest level of service and assist you no matter the severity of your needs. If you see Emily, you'll leave with a smile!

Jim McCarl State Farm Agent Team Member

Jim McCarl

Life Insurance Representative

Jim joined Arty's insurance team in early 2023 after relocating back to the Melbourne area in 2022. Prior to beginning a new career with State Farm, Jim was an educator in the area for over 10 years. Outside of work, Jim is an active musician, performing and teaching all over Brevard County. Additionally, he enjoys playing golf, disc golf, and spending time working around the house and gardening! Jim and his wife welcomed their son in November of 2020 and have a Shih-Tzu Poodle named Hammy (yes, after the musical Hamilton)!

Katelynn Johnson State Farm Agent Team Member

Katelynn Johnson

Account Manager

Katelynn is the newest addition to our team, and we are happy to have her here! She has over a year of insurance experience and is well versed in property and casualty, and health policies. She was born in Illinois, but grew up in Palm Bay. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her kids and going out on her boat.

Valerie Williams State Farm Agent Team Member

Valerie Williams

Insurance Account Representative

Hi, my name is Valerie and I have made State Farm my career since 1974. I enjoy my coworkers as well as building relationships with the customers I have known for many years. I've worked for 3 other State Farm agents over the years and have been with Arty since 2005. I was raised in Melbourne. We moved and raised our son and daughter in Colorado and returned to Melbourne in 1994. I have 6 beautiful and talented grandchildren and they are my life! In my spare time I enjoy watching my grandchildren in their various sports and love the beach and a good movie!

Brenda Stocum State Farm Agent Team Member

Brenda Stocum

Customer Service Representative

Hi, my name is Brenda and I'm a Customer Service Representative. I will provide you with incomparable service and am happy to answer all your State Farm questions! I love my job and take it very seriously. I've been with Arty's agency since February of 2021. Before I came here I was in the educational field for 20 years. I've always loved helping people. In my spare time I love cooking, painting, and taking care of my family.

Our Agency

We are a very busy office and are looking for our next great team member. We are an established, growth-oriented agency with a team of highly motivated individuals. Our well-trained team uses state of the art technology to achieve outstanding results. If you are self-motivated, possess an entrepreneurial spirit and have a desire to win and achieve results, please consider joining our team.

  • Our mission is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize their dreams.
  • We help customers with their insurance and financial services needs, including Auto Insurance, Home Insurance, Life Insurance, Business Insurance, Health Insurance, and Renters Insurance.
  • Our office is located in Viera /Suntree - one of the fastest growing areas of Brevard..
  • Our office is open 9am-5pm, but flexible hours will be considered.
  • I have been a State Farm agent since 2004.
  • I am a proud graduate of Rollins College, Winter Park, FL.
  • We currently have 9 team members at our agency.
  • We have Almost 100 years of combined insurance experience in our office.
  • Our agency has received awards including: Ambassador Travel, Legion of Honor, National Quality Award, and Bronze Tablet
  • Additional languages spoken: Spanish

Learn more about our agency and the career opportunities with us.
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.