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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Kendra Gries

Kendra Gries Insurance Agy Inc

5780 E Woodmen Rd
Unit 130
Colorado Spgs, CO 80920

Northwest Corner of Powers and Woodmen

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Office Hours

9am - 5pm
9am - 4pm
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5780 E Woodmen Rd
Unit 130
Colorado Spgs, CO 80920


English, Spanish, French, Hindi, Punjabi, Turkish, Urdu, Persian

Additional Location

Office Info


7222 Commerce Center Dr
Ste 280
Colorado Springs, CO 80919-2638


English, Spanish, French, Hindi, Punjabi, Turkish, Urdu, Persian

This Location

My office offers relocation assistance for the state of Colorado. I am a second-generation State Farm Agent, and a wife and mother of 3 beautiful children. I am a President's Club Qualifier-Life, Fire, and Multi-line, Chairman's Cir Qualifier in both offices, Ambassador Club Qualifier. I am the COO and Board Member for Gries Family Charity. I have my CHFC Chartered Financial Consult and RICP designation. I have my bachelor's degree from the University of New Mexico in Business- Financial Management, and also have my Master's of Business from University of New Mexico. I have been State Farm affiliated since 2006 and a State Farm Agent since 2013. Prior to that, I lectured at UNM in the business school.

I am committed to having an office full of dedicated and passionate professionals who truly care about other people. My goal is to have you feel that you are working with a friend in the industry. We are here to serve the state of Colorado with auto insurance, home insurance, life insurance, and disability insurance.

We serve you with three locations throughout Colorado Springs, covering all sides of the city for your convenience!

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 provide the highest level of service in the industry and to be your first choice in the products and services we provide. I am dedicated to surrounding myself with passionate professionals who truly care about helping other people. If you want information on auto insurance, home insurance, life insurance, health insurance, or banking we are here to serve.

Meet my Great Team!

Paula King State Farm Agent Team Member

Paula King

Team Leader

My name is Paula and I'm originally from Rota, Spain but have been in Colorado for over eleven years now. I am fluent in Spanish and graduated from Rampart HS and then got a bachelor's degree at University of Colorado. I have been with the agency for five years now. In my free time, I enjoy outdoors; snowboarding, hiking, and traveling.
Molly McGill State Farm Agent Team Member

Molly McGill

I'm Molly, I'm originally from Southern California and have been living in Colorado for about a year. I graduated from Grand Canyon University with a degree in Marketing. I recently got married and we have black lab and yellow lab that I love to take on adventures. In my free time I enjoy traveling, hiking, and spending time with family. I have been at the agency for three years and love to help others so they can make confident decisions.
Emily Smarjesse State Farm Agent Team Member

Emily Smarjesse

Insurance Account Representative

Hello, I'm Emily. I have been in the insurance field for that last two years and am really enjoying this career path. I am from Springfield, IL and I love helping people enjoy their lives. On weekends you can find me hiking, paddle boarding, and camping with my dog Chewy.
Brenda Alvarado Borrego State Farm Agent Team Member

Brenda Alvarado Borrego

Account Representative

I grew up in Greeley where I graduated from the University of Northern Colorado (UNC). With years of insurance experience, fluency in English and Spanish, I look forward to more years of empowering State Farm customers in the understanding of their coverage and how insurance continues to serve its purpose.
Ava Salmasi State Farm Agent Team Member

Ava Salmasi

I'm a world traveler with Persian roots. I have lived abroad most of my life and now call Colorado home, where I started my happily married life alongside the stunning Colorado mountains. I have a master's degree, fluent in three languages and have been with the agency for two years. Beyond insurance, I love my family, friends and three adorable pups. I take your dreams and deliver our commitment to take excellent care of you.
Ivah Leonard State Farm Agent Team Member

Ivah Leonard

Team Leader

Ivah is originally from Illinois and moved here in 2022 to enjoy the mountains. She has been with the agency for one year and is dedicated to helping make sure each insured is taken care of. When she's not at work, her favorite activities are playing video games and going out and enjoying nature.
Allison Reynolds State Farm Agent Team Member

Allison Reynolds

Account Representative

Hello, I'm Allison. I'm a remote worker living in Arizona, but love Colorado as well! I like to read, paint, play piano, and I have two little kids who keep me busy. I love working in insurance and have enjoyed helping the office run smoothly and efficiently.
Val Naranjo State Farm Agent Team Member

Val Naranjo

Account Representative

Val recently transferred to Colorado Springs from Texas with her partner who is in the Air Force. She was born and raised in Michigan, but moved to Texas in high school. In her free time she enjoys working out, hiking, being on the water, watching football (she's a big Cowboy's fan), spending time with her boyfriend, and cat named Stella. She has been in insurance for 4 years, starting in health insurance billing, then claims, and now as a customer care representative.

Kienin Mower

Account Representative

Dominic Lover State Farm Agent Team Member

Dominic Lover

Account Representative

My name is Dominic, I am originally from Orange County, California and moved to Colorado two years ago. I have nine years of combined experience in the housing and insurance industry. In my free time I enjoy camping, fishing, and spending time with my family.
Monty Vaughn State Farm Agent Team Member

Monty Vaughn