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State Farm® Insurance Agent

James Gowen

2223 E Race Avenue
Searcy, AR 72143-4727

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Office Info

Office Hours

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


2223 E Race Avenue
Searcy, AR 72143-4727


English, Spanish

With warmer weather, 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 James Gowen State Farm Insurance office is proud to serve Searcy, AR with Insurance and Financial Services, with a focus on resident relocations to the White County area. I am your State Farm Insurance Agent for the Searcy, AR area. I have been a State Farm Agent since 2010. I am a graduate of Graduate of Bowen (Little Rock), 1998, Graduate of Harding University (M.S.E.), 1995, Graduate of Harding University (B.A.), 1992! I am also a member of the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce, Little Rock Air Force Base Community Council member, and Delta Waterfowl Member. My team and I are Ambassador Travel Qualifiers. My team of licensed Insurance Professionals and I are here to help get you correct Insurance coverage for your specific needs. Not only can we help with Auto Insurance, Homeowners Insurance, Renters Insurance, Boat Insurance, Motorcycle Insurance, Life Insurance and Financial Services to the Searcy, AR area including the surrounding Searcy County area but we are also able to assist small business owners with their Commercial lines of Insurance. Give us a call today for a personalized Insurance Quote!

Insurance Products Offered

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

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities

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Our mission is to become your first choice for all of your insurance needs by establishing a personal relationship with your and helping you understand the risks you face every day. We focus on Auto Insurance, Home Insurance, Renters Insurance, Life Insurance, and Commercial Insurance throughout the Searcy, AR area. When the unfortunate incidents occur we pledge to be there to assist you through the good and the bad.

Meet my great team. They are qualified professionals who work to meet State Farm customer expectations.

Julia Richardson State Farm Agent Team Member

Julia Richardson

Customer Relations Representative

I began working for James Gowen State Farm in 2010, and am licensed in auto, home, life, and health. I bring over 37 years of experience to the team, 34 years representing State Farm. I’m Bama born, but Arkansas raised. I graduated from UCA in 2004 with a BA in Sociology/Psychology. I’m self-motivated, resourceful, people-oriented, and problem solving is my super power. I enjoy helping people understand insurance and cover the things that are most important to them. For me, insurance is just like breathing—it comes naturally. I’m blessed to be working with generations of people that love being a part of our State Farm Family. My world is my three amazing sons, my daughter-in law, and my grandson.

Kathryn Mashburn State Farm Agent Team Member

Kathryn Mashburn

Customer Service Representative

I have been working for James Gowen State Farm as a licensed Customer Care Team member since January of 2022. At James’ office, I strive every day to provide a great experience for all of our amazing customers. I love what I do because I get to have a positive impact on so many people. I have 8 children, 5 of which are grown, 3 still in school.

Kassandra Brooks State Farm Agent Team Member

Kassandra Brooks

Insurance Account Representative

My name is Kassandra Brooks, and I have lived in Arkansas my entire life. I graduated from ASU-Beebe with an Associate Degree in Business. I started working for James Gowen in April of 2022 and found my purpose. As a licensed producer in fire & casualty and life & health, I assist our wonderful State Farm customers with all their coverage needs in any lines of business. My primary focus, however, is to provide awareness of quality life insurance with our highly respected company.

Christopher Rawlins State Farm Agent Team Member

Christopher Rawlins

Insurance Account Representative

I graduated from Harding University in May of 2022 with a bachelor's degree in finance. A few months later, I began working at James Gowen State Farm. One of my favorite aspects about this career is building relationships with our customers and providing the protection they need. The beginning step in creating a financial plan is providing the necessary coverage for the things you care about. I am proud to be a part of this process. I enjoy the outdoors, fitness, playing board games, and hanging out with friends.

Mallory Gowen State Farm Agent Team Member

Mallory Gowen

Insurance Account Representative

I have been a part of the James Gowen State Farm team since August 2021. My favorite thing about working for State Farm is getting to help others understand insurance and protect the things that they care about. I am blessed to work with such an incredible team, and I love getting to know our wonderful customers. Outside of work, I love to travel, spend time with my family, and play with my dog Luna. Please stop by and say hi! I’m always here to help.

Chris Walker State Farm Agent Team Member

Chris Walker

Business Insurance Representative

My name is Chris Walker, I am a lifelong resident of Searcy. I enjoy hunting, fishing, and spending time with family and friends. After retiring from a 34 year career at UPS, I joined the James Gowen State Farm team in January of 2023 with a primary focus on protecting businesses from the risks of everyday life and helping them plan for the future.

Contact me to help with any of your commercial insurance needs.

Erick Rodriguez State Farm Agent Team Member

Erick Rodriguez

Insurance Account Representative

Kristi Alexander State Farm Agent Team Member

Kristi Alexander

Russell Lewis State Farm Agent Team Member

Russell Lewis

Insurance Account Representative

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. We attribute our success to having a fun, energetic environment that is an enjoyable place to work. Our team is comprised of results-oriented individuals that are serious about their development. If you believe in having fun in a stable working environment and have a willingness to learn, we should meet to discuss our career opportunity. Come work with an energetic, fun team at James Gowen - State Farm Agent!

  • 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, Retirement Planning, Business Insurance, Health Insurance, and Renters Insurance.
  • Our office is located in Searcy, AR.
  • We currently have 11 team members at our agency.
  • 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.