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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Rick Hester

(256) 547-0533
210 Bay at 3rd Street
3 Blocks S of Broad St
Gadsden, AL 35901-5231

2 Blocks N of Riverview RMC ER on 3rd at Bay Streets. Across from Gieger Cleaners & Medical Arts.

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8:30am - 5pm
After Hours by Appointment
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210 Bay at 3rd Street
3 Blocks S of Broad St
Gadsden, AL 35901-5231



Rick Hester State Farm Agency was established in 1972. We are in the heart of Downtown Gadsden halfway between Broad Street and Riverview Regional Medical Center on the corner of Bay and South 3rd Streets. We have a huge parking lot off Bay that makes doing business with us so convenient. Rick has lived within a 60 mile radius of his office all his life except while serving in the United States Army. Our office is experienced in relocating you to our beautiful area of mountains, rivers and lakes. Our team of professionals (Rick, Carol, Tami Wise-Bjornson, Ashley Tidwell and Julia Culbreath) pride themselves in taking care of the needs of our customers. We service all of Alabama. Call us today for a FREE quote on auto insurance, home insurance, renters insurance, life insurance. We also offer insurance for your boat, motorcycle, travel trailer and pet insurance!

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Our mission is to help our customers determine their insurance needs and present plans to meet those needs. The decision is up to our customers, but our responsibility that we take very seriously is to show them all their options. Life can be tough and we can help ease the stress my offering  plans for protection in all lines of insurance. We love helping people and taking care of them in their time of need.

Our team is well qualified to help you meet your insurance needs in your everyday life. When is comes to experience we have it at Rick Hester State Farm. Put our experience to work for you.

Tami Bjornson State Farm Agent Team Member

Tami Bjornson

Team Leader

Tami has 25 years experience in the insurance business and is a native of Etowah County. A graduate of Etowah High School, and now lives in Southside with her husband Robert. She truly loves people and helping them meet their every day insurance needs. She provides coverage options that fit your particular situation. Her favorite part of the job, is explaining insurance, how it works, and making it easier for you to understand. Give Tami a call today if you have a need, or a question about insurance. She offers auto, homeowners, renters and life. When you come to our office or call Tami is ready to assist. Call today for a FREE quote on auto and home insurance.


Ashley Tidwell

Insurance Account Representative

Ashley has insurance in her blood. She is Tami's oldest daughter, and has been around the insurance business most of her life. She has been licensed for over a year and is very knowledgeable when it comes to insurance. Ashley is a graduate of Etowah High School in Attalla, and now resides in Hokes Bluff with her husband Cody, and their fur baby Charlie the beagle. She would love to help you manage your insurance policies, answer any questions you might have, and help you make sure you have the exact coverage you need for your most important possessions. Give Ashley a call for a quote today! She would be happy to look at your home, auto, boat, life, personal articles policy, motorcycle.........whatever the need may be. She is ready to help you!


Julia Culbreath