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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Paul Watzlavik

8688 Ruffian Lane
Newburgh, IN 47630

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Office Hours

9am - 5pm
9am - 3pm
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8688 Ruffian Lane
Newburgh, IN 47630



I am your local State Farm Agent in Newburgh, dedicated to safeguarding families with comprehensive State Farm insurance coverage and discounts. With over 100 years of combined experience in auto insurance, home insurance, health insurance, and life insurance, our office is well-equipped to meet your insurance needs. Our primary objective is not only to protect your home and vehicles, but also to foster a strong and enduring relationship with you and your family, while upholding State Farm's unwavering integrity. Furthermore, I am committed to treating all customers like family, whether it's providing a quote or assisting with other products such as renters insurance, business insurance, and retirement planning.

I have proudly served as a State Farm agent in Evansville / Newburgh, IN for nearly 16 years. Our agency is licensed in IN, KY, IL, and FL, enabling us to assist your family with a wide range of insurance and financial services, including future planning, life insurance, health insurance, as well as commercial, auto, and home insurance. I am confident that my team can be the reliable and caring neighbor you deserve.

In addition to my work as an agent, I actively contribute to the community. I am an engaged member of the Chamber of Commerce, a supporter of our local St. John parish, and a proud sponsor of the annual Walking for Dreams event. This event serves as a platform to support local charities such as Granted, Habitat for Humanity, Youth First, Salvation Army, Young Life, Jacob's Village, and many more. Furthermore, our office is actively involved with the local Sleep in Heavenly Peace chapter, dedicated to ensuring that no child in our town sleeps on the floor. We also take pride in supporting our local school systems in Warrick and Vanderburgh County, with annual donations exceeding $10,000 to worthy causes.

If you happen to spot me and my family in the community, please don't hesitate to stop and say hello! You are also welcome to visit our office located at 8688 Ruffian Ln. (next to Nellies). Whether you're seeking an auto insurance, homeowner's insurance, or life insurance price comparison, or simply want to learn more about our exceptional State Farm products and discounts like Drive Safe and Safe, we are here to assist you.

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 serve our community in Newburgh, Evansville, Boonville, Chandler, and surrounding areas, by helping manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize dreams. My teams dedication to the community and focus on delivering high value options will make our office the preferred choice for new and existing customers. We leverage diversity among our team to provide innovative value oriented options and deliver top-notch customer service. Our goal is for our customer service to be second to none and to help your family with all of your Auto, Home, Life, and Health insurance needs.

We have full confidence in the exceptional qualifications of our team to meet your insurance needs. With a collective experience of over 100 years in assisting local families, we possess the expertise required to provide the highest level of care. Our team members undergo top-notch training, guaranteeing that anyone you interact with can address all your inquiries. Please don't hesitate to contact us and explore how we can enhance the protection of your family.

Amanda Kirby State Farm Agent Team Member

Amanda Kirby

Office Manager

Amanda has been an invaluable member of our Agency for the past decade, ever since her college years. With her extensive knowledge and expertise, she is licensed in Auto, Home, Life, and Health Insurance for Indiana, Kentucky, and Illinois. Amanda takes great pleasure in assisting individuals within our community to ensure that what matters most to them is properly insured.

Beyond her professional role, Amanda leads a fulfilling life outside of the office. She cherishes spending quality time with her loving husband, Brad, their son, Calvin, and their delightful chocolate lab, Milo. Amanda also has a passion for attending sporting events and making the most of every opportunity to travel. Her vibrant spirit and dedication to both her personal and professional life make her an exceptional asset to our team.

Daniel Watzlavik State Farm Agent Team Member

Daniel Watzlavik

Auto/Home/Life Insurance Rep

In 2019, Paul's son, Dan, enthusiastically joined our family business, eager to contribute to the improvement of our community and serve our valued customers. Dan graduated from Purdue University in 2015, achieving a degree in Agricultural Economics. His love for the outdoors is evident, as he relishes spending time in nature with his wife and their two beloved dogs.

Dan actively engages in community initiatives, dedicating his time and efforts to events like Walking for Dreams and volunteering at his local Parish. As our Life Insurance Lead, Dan is passionate about ensuring that you and your family are adequately protected. He welcomes the opportunity to guide you through the process of selecting the right life insurance coverage, providing assurance for the future.

Cory Backes State Farm Agent Team Member

Cory Backes

Insurance Account Representative

Cory became an integral part of our team in 2018 and has quickly become a beloved figure among our customers. He holds licenses in Auto, Home, and Life Insurance, ensuring that he can cater to a wide range of insurance needs. Aside from his dedication to his work, Cory has a passion for sports, cinema, and music. He delights in spending quality time with his loved ones and actively contributes to the improvement of our community through his volunteer efforts.


Sarah Watzlavik

Personal Account Representative

Sarah, Paul's daughter, recently joined our team in late 2022. While her background lies in Human Relations, she is eager to delve into the world of insurance and further enhance our customer service. Following in the footsteps of her family, Sarah graduated from Purdue University and initially pursued a career in San Francisco. However, after gaining experience in the bustling city, she felt drawn back home to learn and contribute to the family business.

During her leisure time, Sarah finds joy in the company of friends and explores her passion for travel and culinary adventures. She also cherishes moments spent with her mother, bonding over the latest Netflix shows. Sarah's arrival has brought a fresh perspective to our team, and she is committed to providing exceptional service to our valued customers.

Douglas Adam State Farm Agent Team Member

Douglas Adam

Auto/Home/Life Insurance Rep

Douglas became a valuable member of the Watzlavik team in 2023. With licenses in Auto, Home, and Life Insurance, he brings a diverse skill set to our agency. Prior to joining us, Douglas had a background in community action programs and not-for-profit social work, reflecting his commitment to serving others.

During his leisure hours, Douglas finds solace in gardening, exploring his culinary talents through cooking, and engaging in the restoration of turn-of-the-century housing. His passion for preserving and reviving historical homes showcases his dedication to preserving the rich heritage of our community.

Douglas's unique blend of experience and interests adds depth to our team, enabling us to provide exceptional service to our customers.


Ashley Ford

Auto/Home Insurance Representative

Ashley is known for her unwavering love for assisting others, which is evident by the constant smile that graces her face. With a diverse background and extensive customer service expertise, she is well-equipped to cater to various needs. Ashley's true passion lies in creating unforgettable moments with her daughter, Gabrielle, as well as cherishing quality time with loved ones. In her spare time, she enjoys indulging in her creative side through crafting and has an affinity for organizing, especially for others. With hopes of exploring new destinations, Ashley eagerly anticipates more travel adventures in the future.

Matthew Evinger State Farm Agent Team Member

Matthew Evinger

Auto/Home/Life Insurance Rep

Matthew embarked on his insurance career in early 2018, starting in Florida where he specialized in offering Auto, Home, and Life Insurance. Drawing from his experience in business development, Matthew gained a profound understanding of the crucial role insurance plays across various industries. He dedicated himself to safeguarding the interests of small to medium-sized businesses in the Orlando Area.

Outside of his professional endeavors, Matthew finds solace in the great outdoors through hiking and prioritizes his physical fitness. His creative side shines through his passion for writing, art, and nurturing new ideas.

Matthew's diverse background and unique interests make him a valuable addition to our team. With his comprehensive knowledge and creative mindset, he is committed to providing excellent service.


Alex Nolan

Available Positions

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Please Note: This opportunity is about potential employment with an independent contractor agent who solicits applications for State Farm products and services, and does NOT result in employment with any of the State Farm Insurance Companies. The employment selection decision , terms and conditions of employment (such as compensation and benefits) are all determined solely by the independent contractor agent.