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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Terry Taylor

4115 University Ave
Suite 100
Des Moines, IA 50311-3532

West of Drake University, across from HyVee

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Office Info

Office Hours

8am - 5pm
Call or text us 24 hours a day!


4115 University Ave
Suite 100
Des Moines, IA 50311-3532



Happy New Year and welcome to 2024!! With a new year comes an opportunity to create a fresh start and your insurance policies are no exception. At Terry Taylor State Farm Agency we are excited for a new year to serve and educate any new customers and give our existing customers a refresher on their policies. Call, e-mail or text our office today to review your business policy, auto insurance, home policy or life insurance. Whether you are currently insured with us or just wanting a quote, my amazing team and I would love to create a Personal Price Plan just for you!

We help customers throughout Iowa with Life Insurance, Auto Insurance, Home Insurance and Health insurance!

Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity Volunteer

Member/Sponsor of Des Moines West Side Chamber

Member/Sponsor, Drake Neighborhood Association

Member/Sponsor, Waveland Park Neighborhood Association

We assist with Life Insurance and Health Insurance throughout Iowa

Insurance Products Offered

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

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities, Home Loans

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Feel the lively heartbeat of the Des Moines metropolitan area with Terry Taylor State Farm. Building deep ties with the Des Moines community is at our core, making sure we assist everyone who visits us. Our devoted team is passionately focused on offering personalized Auto, Life, Home, and Renters Insurance options, preparing you for unexpected events. We are ready to get started, Good Neighbors!

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Ben Kinseth State Farm Agent Team Member

Ben Kinseth

Marketing Coordinator

Hi my name is Ben! I have been with State Farm for 22 months now!

I grew up in Belmond, IA and graduated from Belmond-Klemme High School. From there, I attended Kirkwood and Iowa State.

My wife Megan and I have lived in Ankeny for 5 years now, and love living in the Des Moines Metro area.

We have two cats and a dog, and enjoy spending time with our friends and family in our spare time. We enjoy traveling and spending time on the lake during the summer, and attending Iowa State Athletic events. Go Cyclones!

I enjoy helping people protect what matters most, and making connections along the way!

Patty Richman State Farm Agent Team Member

Patty Richman

Marketing Service Assistant

Hi my name is Patty!  I have been working with State Farm agents since 2006, and been with Terry’s office for almost 3 years. 

I have lived in the Des Moines area for my entire life and graduated from Dowling Catholic High School.  My husband, Todd and I are blessed with 7 children and 7 amazing grandchildren.  In our spare time, we love to travel and spend time with our grandkids who are growing up way too fast. Family is my greatest gift and my true happiness in life.

I have always enjoyed helping people navigate various insurance products and provide great protection for them and their families.

Lydia Rodriquez-O'Dougherty State Farm Agent Team Member

Lydia Rodriquez-O'Dougherty

Insurance Account Representative

Hi my name is Bailee and I recently joined Terry Taylor’s State Farm agency! I grew up Northern California and recently moved to Iowa with my spouse Riley for a better quality of life and more opportunities. We love golfing, traveling, finding new restaurants, and attending local dirt track races. We have two pugs named Tally and Frank. I hope to serve the people of Des Moines and surrounding areas with great integrity, and I am excited to be a part of an exceptional team!

Bailee Glenn State Farm Agent Team Member

Bailee Glenn

Marketing Representative

Hi I am Lydia. Since joining Terry’s office, I’ve enjoyed growing my career in the insurance industry. I’m back in Iowa after living southern Missouri for the past ten years. I have a hamster, and my hobbies include reading, writing, watching movies, and dirt biking. Family is the most important thing to me. I enjoy helping people and knowing what matters most to them. I love being on a team that looks out for our people and helping them live their dreams.

Heather Nash State Farm Agent Team Member

Heather Nash

Office Associate

Hi, my name is Heather! I have been working with State Farm agents for 16 years and have been with Terry’s office for 3 years.

I live in Mobile, Alabama and have my entire life. I have been married to my husband, Eddie, for 12 years. We have 4 young children who keep us on our toes.

I love volunteering with the children at my church and gardening. My super power is multitasking.

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.