1530 W. State St. Suite D Meridian, ID 83642
Phone: (208) 321.4621
Fax: (208) 321.4656

About Us

Meet our Agents:

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Jenna Paige Ortiz –  President and Licensed Broker at Shores Insurance. Jenna has been with Shores Insurance since October of 2012. 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. 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.
  • Exchange Certified through Your Health Idaho.
  • President of Treasure Valley Association of Health Underwriters 2017-2019.
  • Annually exceeds the state requirements for continuing education credits.
  • Awards Chair for Treasure Valley Association of Health Underwriters and 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.”

 

Tom Shores – Founder, Vice President and Independent agent of 25 years. Tom makes sure his clients are informed of all available options and helps them find benefits that are 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 there for you before AND after your enrollment. I am just a phone call away!”

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