Trusted Throughout The Community

The Starr & Brown team is committed to providing clients with the highest quality insurance services combined with the lowest rates available in your area. The outstanding insurance agents here will work with you one-on-one to ensure that you get a solution that is tailored specifically to meet your needs.

The Starr & Brown goal is to create lasting relationships with each and every client for many years to come.

Meet The Team

Eldgen Brost

Eldgen Brost

Individual & Group Health Advisor

Eldgen specializes in individual and employee benefits. He served in the U.S. Army as a combat engineer and diesel mechanic. He dabbled in banking and sold luxury Audi’s before getting into insurance. When he’s not serving his community, he is trying to get lost in the woods. Eldgen enjoys snowshoeing up Mt. Spokane or riding his bike down it.

Nicole Anderson

Nicole Anderson

Personal Insurance Professional

Nicole grew up on the beautiful coast of Washington in the small town of Ocean Shores. She then spent a short time studying Business Management in both Montana and Washington before settling in the Seattle area. Nicole moved to Spokane in 2012, and in 2015 joined the team at Starr & Brown as a Personal Lines CSR. Nicole enjoys spending time with her family, including the four-legged ones, camping, being near the water, listening to music, and drinking lots of coffee!

Brian Starr

Brian Starr

Personal & Business Insurance Advisor

Brian started his insurance career in 1985. He has been involved over the last 30 years in every aspect of the agency.  He has served on the Board of Directors for both the Professional Insurance Agents of Washington and the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of Washington. Brian has been married for 35 years and enjoys spending time with his wife and children. He is a current active member of Rotary International.

Colby Olson

Colby Olson

Personal & Business Insurance Advisor

Colby has been a member of the Starr & Brown team for 2 years. He and his wife purchased a home a bit ago with a big yard for their dog, Bobby. You will find Colby teaching Homeowners Insurance Basics to New Home Buyer classes. He grew up in Ritzville before heading to Lewiston, Idaho where he graduated from Lewis-Clark State College.

Joyce Warner

Joyce Warner

Bookkeeper

Joyce is our bookkeeper and has been so for 20 years. She loves road trips, camping, yoga, walking, and snowshoeing. Joyce is an avid animal lover just like the rest of the agency and has three dogs, Pull, Keman & Spartan.

Challys Resta

Challys Resta

Business Insurance Account Executive

Challys works in our commercial lines department and has been with us for over 15 years. She is an animal lover who has two enormous dogs, Daisy Mae and Hannah. Challys enjoys listening to music, reading, humor, and cooking.

Terry Starr

Terry Starr

Personal Insurance Advisor

Terry became a team member of Starr & Brown in 2007 while attending EWU. He has been married for the last 6 years and has a daughter. They have 2 dogs, Rowan and Senna. If you stop by the office you will likely be greeted by Senna. Terry enjoys spending time with his family and playing soccer.

Katie Wiater

Katie Wiater

Individual & Group Health Account Manager

Katie started her career in insurance at Starr and Brown as the Account Manager in Life and Health. As a Spokane native, she has grown to fully appreciate the outdoors and truly loves living in the Pacific Northwest spending her summers in Coeur d’Alene, and winters on the mountain skiing with her adventure-loving husband.

Senna

Senna

Senna is our official greeter. She is a Boston Bulldog coming in at a whopping 21 pounds. She enjoys treats, playing and being petted.  Often times you can find Senna curled up next to a heater.