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Life is a blessing, but every once in a while it has a way of intruding upon us with unexpected mishaps, accidents, losses or unpleasant acts of nature.  When you are having one of your worst days – we will be at our best for you.

We know you have a lot of choices, but the most important differentiator between the Korsgaden-Jansma Insurance Agency and many other insurance agencies in CA is extraordinary client service.  The level of attention and commitment our agency brings to your family is sincere, unwavering and is the fundamental company culture by which we have stood by for the past 29+ years in business.

Because we are a brother and sister team who operates in a family-style work environment, our understanding of families is at the essence of how we operate on a day-to-day basis.  It is our desire to provide you with the first class service you deserve and that you have every right to expect. Our goal is to safeguard your family with the most affordable, realistic options and to present all of the opportunities available to you. With a high emphasis on trust and integrity, we make sure you don’t carry more than you need but that you are protected with the optimal plan to meet the living style of your family.

We are not here to sell you. We are here to serve you.

Troy-KorsgadenMEET TROY:  Founder Troy Korsgaden has won every production and quality service award offered by the Farmers Insurance Group, including the 2011 Commercial Agent of the Year Award. He has been a Farmers Insurance President’s Council member for 20 consecutive years, which is an elite honor accomplished by less than half of 1% of all 15,000+ Farmer’s agents within the U.S. Among his myriad of awards includes:

  • First-ever agent recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from Farmers Insurance
  • Farmers Insurance Presidents Counsel Member for 21 Consecutive Years
  • Perennial Million Dollar Round Table Qualifier
  • Three time recipient of Agent of the Year
  • Personal Lines Agent of the Year (1993/1994)
  • Winner, Small Business of the Year, Visalia, California
  • Preferred Underwriting Agent

All of his considerable talent, leadership skills and industry achievements have attributed to the tremendous growth and stellar reputation of Korsgaden/Jansma Farmers Insurance Agency. Since its inception in 1983, Troy has been exceptionally driven to help his clients determine the best options for their insurance coverage needs and always steps up to the plate when those protections are called into play.  He is the man you want on your team and is always looking for ways to make the topic of insurance coverage a lot more pleasant.

Troy is also an international insurance industry speaker, agent trainer and agency consultant, as well as the author of several insurance how-to books.

Sharon-1MEET SHARON: Co-founder Sharon Jansma is entrenched in our community.  She knows what insurance protection her clients need because she works side-by-side with them; through many community activities and clubs. This enables her to fully understand and empathize with a broad range of clients, of all ages and walks of life.

Making sure her clients’ needs are taken care of is the driving force in Sharon’s busy days.  She makes every effort to ensure that you have adequate insurance coverage, by asking, listening and offering the best advice for every situation. And in the event you need to file a claim, Sharon is here to see that it is handled with as little inconvenience to you as possible.

Sharon and Troy have been business partners for 22 years.  They’ve continued to provide a local connection to the community and a service that is more than trustworthy; they are dependable and loyal. More than being the biggest, this dynamic brother and sister team strive to be the best insurance agency in Tulare County, California.

Trust our family to provide yours with peace of mind.
Call 559-625-4926 or contact us for a free consultation.