8596 W. Bolsa Ct., Boise, ID 83709
Phone: (208) 321.4621
Fax: (208) 321.4656

About Us

Meet the Staff:

Tom Shores -Independent agent, represents all Idaho insurance companies. Tom makes sure his clients are informed of all available options and helps them decide on a plan that is designed to suit their needs and budget.

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Qualifications:

  • Independent Broker since 1994.
  • Medicare Certified.
  • Educated on the health care reform laws.
  • A board member of the Idaho Health Exchange, appointed by Governor Otter.
  • Annually exceeds the state requirements for continuing education credits.
  • Served as legislative chair to fight for the rights of the patient.
  • 10 year qualifier for the Leading Producer Round table.
  • Qualified as a Registered Health Underwriter designation in 2013.
  • Member of the Idaho and National Association of Health Underwriters.
  • Past President of Health Underwriters and Life Underwriters.
  • Selected State Agent of the year, 2006.
  • Involved in a number of community organizations and activities.

Tom’s Motto – “I tell all of my clients, you are only allowed a million questions per phone call! I want you to call me with all of your insurance questions, anytime. I am your one stop shop for insurance whether it’s Health, Life, Disability, Long Term Care, Dental, or Vision. I am there for you before AND after the purchase of your policy. I am a phone call/email away!”
 

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Jenna Paige Jenna has worked with Shores Insurance since October of 2012. Jenna currently serves as Vice President/Partner and Licensed Broker at Shores Insurance. Jenna moved to Idaho from California, where she worked at her family’s insurance agency as a New Business and Case Manager for Life Insurance and Annuities/Retirement planning. Jenna is a licensed independent agent for both Life and Health, as well as, Exchange certified to assist anyone with the new Health Care Reform Laws and the impact of the Affordable Care Act. Jenna helps counsel and guide individuals/families/businesses in need of assistance with finding an insurance policy that will meet their needs in addition to servicing our Policyholders.

Qualifications:

  • Independent Broker since 2013.
  • Medicare Certified.
  • Educated on the health care reform laws.
  • President of Treasure Valley Association of Health Underwriters.
  • Annually exceeds the state requirements for continuing education credits.
  • Awards Co-Chair for Idaho Association of Health Underwriters
  • Soaring Eagle Qualifier for Leading Producer Round table.
  • Member of the Idaho and National Association of Health Underwriters.

Jenna’s Motto – “I am an educator NOT a Saleswoman. Don’t let the stress of trying to understanding the ins and outs of insurance and keeping up to date with the industry changes consume all of your time. I’ll explain everything you need to know including the insurance lingo in terms you can understand and relate to. Insurance is simple with an expert on your side.”

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Ava ShoresWife, Co-founder, and fellow agent to Tom Shores. Ava has been a licensed independent broker for both Health and Life since 2007, as well as, Exchange Certified. Ava has worked closely along side Tom to build Shores Insurance and develop the quality service we take such pride in. Ava helps service our Policyholders and can assist with any individual or family in need of finding an insurance policy to help meet their needs.
Ava’s Motto – “There is no additional cost to have an agent help you find a policy, help you enroll, and service your policy once in-force. Why not have a professional on your side, at no cost to you?! You don’t have to figure it out on your own; we are here waiting to help.”