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Cathy Spencer
Owner
707-446-9864 ext. 208

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Clara Oakes
Agent
Personal Insurance
707-446-9864 ext. 203

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Alissa Reynolds
Customer Care Agent
Personal Insurance
707-446-9864 ext. 207

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Denise Porter
Agent
Personal Insurance
707-446-9864 ext. 205

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Barbara Noll
Agent
Personal Insurance
707-446-9864 ext. 202

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Amanda Finerty
Customer Care Agent
Personal Insurance
707-446-9864 ext. 206

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Janice Velarde
Agent
Personal Insurance
707-446-9864 ext. 200

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Rotunda Llopis
Customer Service Agent
Payments & Claims
707-446-9864 ext. 201

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Lyndsay Smith
Business Service Agent
Commercial Insurance
707-446-9864 ext. 204

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Cathy Spencer
Owner at Gateway Insurance

Cathy Spencer founded Gateway Professional Insurance Services in 1983 and has guided the company ever since with consistent growth in all lines of insurance; personal, commercial and life and health. Gateway has grown from Sole Practitioner to a staff of 9 full time licensed Insurance Sales Professionals. The number of major insurance carriers represented and the overall client base continues to grow each year.

Cathy has served in leadership positions with several local organizations including the Vacaville Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Mercury Insurance Agent Advisory Council and The Women’s Council of Realtors (WCR). Cathy is a Salvation Army Advisory Board member in Solano County and serves as a member of Rotary International Vacaville noon club. She has also been the recipient of several awards including “Ambassador of the Year” from the Vacaville Chamber of Commerce and “Member of the Year” from the Solano chapter of WCR.

Cathy achieved her Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation in 2008 and served as President of The Solano Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers Association.

When not helping out in the community, Cathy is a grandmother of 4 (soon to be 5), loves to travel, and is an avid golfer.

Clara Oakes
Agent at Gateway Insurance

Clara has been with Gateway Professional Insurance Services since 1988 and is qualified to assist you with any of your personal insurance needs.

She has received several awards for Sales Leadership in recognition of her life sales and has completed the Life Underwriter Training Council courses in the Personal Insurance, Disability Income Insurance, Business Continuity and Retirement Income fields.

Clara is active in her community through her membership in Soroptimist International of Vacaville and is a 2 time Past President of this service organization. She is an active member of St John Lutheran Church, and is also an involved member of the Vacaville Chamber of Commerce. She is also an avid runner, and completed her first half marathon in 2013 at the age of 62. She is the proud grandmother to an adorable 6 year old granddaughter and loves spending her time with her.

Alissa Reynolds
Customer Care Agent at Gateway Insurance

Alissa joined the Gateway team in 2003 while a student at Sacramento State University, where she received her Bachelor of Arts Degree. In 2007, she earned her Fire and Casualty license. Her responsibilities at Gateway Insurance include managing the daily office operation, computer technology and maintenance of property casualty insurance policies.

Alissa can assist with all your service needs and is one of the friendly voices you hear answering your phone calls to the office. She is a Customer Service Expert, and loves helping to take care of your insurance needs!

Alissa, a Vacaville native, is married and mother to her daughter. She loves the San Francisco Giants, spending her weekends with family and friends, and going to Disneyland.

Denise Porter
Agent at Gateway Insurance

Denise joined Gateway Professional Insurance Services in 1996 and specializes now in writing Property and Casualty lines including hard to place coverage.

Denise’s expertise lies in her ability to look at the “big picture” and counsel her clients about gaps in protection and suggest solutions to fill the gaps and provide the peace of mind one expects from their insurance program. Denise is especially knowledgeable in the field of flood and earthquake insurance, as well as excess liability and umbrella coverage.

Denise resides with her husband in Winters, California and enjoys travel, dance, gardening and the culinary arts.

Barbara Noll
Agent at Gateway Insurance

Barbara Noll joined the team at Gateway Professional Insurance Services in 2003. She brought with her 20 years experience in the Insurance Industry, 12 of which as a self-employed Grange Insurance Agent in Willows, California.

Barb grew up in Orland as a dairy farmer which naturally provides her with a specialty in farm and country property. Barb has something special to offer, experience to review your policy and offer special coverage options. Together, she can help you choose the policy and price that best fits your personal and family needs.

Barb attended College in Chico, California and served on the Board of Directors for the Willows Chamber of Commerce. She also loves sewing, remodeling her home, traveling with her husband and spending time with her six children and many grandchildren.

Amanda Finerty
Customer Care Agent at Gateway Insurance

Amanda joined us in June 2015, but comes to us with over 6 years of insurance experience. She’s an award winning Customer Service Agent, and is a great asset to the team. Amanda is a licensed sales producer, customer service rep and has recently become Life Licensed.

She as a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Cinema from San Francisco State. Go Gators! When not answering Insurance questions she enjoys spending time with her two children and husband – always planning an adventure for them.

Janice Velarde
Agent at Gateway Insurance

Janice Velarde joined Gateway Insurance in 2006 as an Administrative Assistant, her background as a claims examiner with Safeco Insurance Company made for her natural and quick progression into the position of a Customer Care agent and know is the Account executive. Janice's expertise lies in managing the long term needs our clients. Janice has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management from San Francisco State University and when not at work she enjoys her time doing Zumba, hanging out her family and her friends, and traveling.

Rotunda Llopis
Customer Service Agent at Gateway Insurance

Rotunda is the most likely the first person you will see or the first person you will speak to over the phone when calling Gateway Insurance. She is also our expert in personal lines billing, and will help you with your insurance payment questions. She has been licensed since 2013 and has been with Gateway since July of 2014.

She is very involved with New Beginnings Baptist Church in Vacaville, CA. And enjoys volunteering as much as possible in other charities or foundations when needed. Rotunda enjoys reading, exercising, and devoting lots of time to family and friends.

Lyndsay Smith
Business Service Agent at Gateway Insurance

Lyndsay is the lead agent of the Commercial Insurance Team at Gateway. She joined the team in April 2015, and brings 14 years of expertise from several insurance companies to the commercial department. She can help you with all of your commercial service needs, and in the quick, timely manner that most businesses owners need things done. She has experience working with all types of small businesses, and knows how to make sure your needs are well protected.

She has been a licensed insurance agent since 2001, and has worked for several local agencies since moving to Solano County in 2007. She grew up in Hollister, California, went to college at CSU-Monterey Bay, but she loves Solano County’s mix of big city convenience with a small town country feel.

She spends her free time creating tasty things in her kitchen or on her BBQ, attending Harvest Church in Vacaville, and exploring the Northern California. She also loves all things Disney, Starbucks, and tent camping in the woods.

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