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State Farm® Insurance Agent Denise Elliott

25825 Hwy 160
Durango, CO 81301-7960

Across the Highway from Wal-Mart next to Tarpley RV

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Office Info

Office Hours

8am - 5:30pm
9am - 5pm
After Hours by Appointment
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25825 Hwy 160
Durango, CO 81301-7960


English, Spanish

Welcome to Denise Elliott State Farm Insurance! I have offices both in Bayfield and Durango, CO. We have been helping our customers in the local community with their insurance needs since 1980! We are able to assist with the insurance needs of our customers living in Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Michigan, and North Carolina! If you live in Bayfield, Aztec, Ignacio, Silverton, Dolores, Telluride, Ouray, Mancos, Hermosa, Pagosa Springs, or anywhere in between, we can give you a hand!

My dedicated team enjoys helping our Good Neighbors and are more than happy to discuss the various insurance options available to you. They are experienced in Auto, Homeowners, Life & Health Insurance as well as Financial Services. In addition, they can assist with Motorcycle, Boat, and even Pet Insurance. We also offer free quotes on Small Business and Commercial Insurance!

As a State Farm office, we have been awarded with several accolades, including: Lifetime Million Dollar Round Table Agent, Lifetime President's Club, Ambassador Club Qualifier since 1996, and Crystal Excellence. I am active in the community as a member of the Bayfield and Durango Chamber of Commerce and the Durango Board of Realtors as an Affiliate member. I was also a prior board member of Women's Resource Center. Receiving my B.S. from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, I went on to teach high school in Omaha. In addition I worked with IBM in the Office Products Division in Coral Gables Florida before becoming a State Farm agent in Florida in 1980.

My tenure with State Farm also includes Agency in Florida, upper Management in California, and an officer in the Company. This experience allows me to understand the needs of the customer and allows me to have the correct communication with the company.

Please stop by, click, call, or text our office for anything that's on your mind. Don't forget that at both locations, we have coffee brewing and homemade cookies waiting to welcome our Good Neighbors!

Insurance Products Offered

Auto, Homeowners, Condo, Renters, Personal Articles, Business, Life, Health, Pet

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities, Home Loans

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Our mission is to bring outstanding knowledge, and prompt, efficient, effective service with a smile to our State Farm customers. We believe strongly in having complete financial reviews no less than every other year. We strive to be the insurance resource for the local and extended communities in Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Michigan, and North Carolina. Give our team a call today!

My dedicated team of 11 is here to serve our Good Neighbors in Durango and beyond with many of their insurance needs. Many have been working at the Denise Elliott State Farm Agency for almost 10 years and concentrate on certain lines including Commercial, Flood, Auto, Home, Health, and Life.

Licensed in Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Oklahoma, North Carolina, and Michigan.

Taylor Elliott State Farm Agent Team Member

Taylor Elliott

Office Manager

Hey! My name is Taylor and I joined the team at Denise Elliott State Farm in Durango in August 2014. As the Office Manager, I enjoy assisting State Farm customers with their insurance needs, including Life Insurance, Auto Insurance, Small Business Insurance, and more! I went to the University of Michigan and I love spending time outdoors hiking, skiing, and fishing, just to name a few! I am currently planning a wedding with my lovely fiancee and together, we have a horse, 3 dogs, and 2 cats!


Chandler Woerndell

Auto/Home Account Representative

Sarah Scott State Farm Agent Team Member

Sarah Scott

Account Representative

Hi! My name is Sarah and I have 6 years of experience working at Denise Elliott State Farm Insurance in Durango. I am very efficient and help State Farm customers with the billing of their insurance policies, including Auto Insurance, Homeowners Insurance, Life Insurance, and more. I live in Georgia, went to Culinary School, but graduated from Colorado State! I love cooking, crocheting, being outdoors, reading, and spending time with my two children and two dogs!

Greg Nelson

Insurance Account Representative

Hey, my name is Greg and I love being part of the Denise Elliott State Farm team. For 8 years, I have enjoyed helping our State Farm customers in the Durango area with their insurance needs, including Auto, Homeowners, and Commercial Insurance. I enjoy especially Life Insurance for young families. I live in Durango but my roots are in Michigan. When not in the office, I can usually be found swinging my golf clubs on a course! Give me a call for a free quote or if you would like to play a round!
Jeff Donahue State Farm Agent Team Member

Jeff Donahue

Customer Service Representative

Hi, my name is Jeff! I have been in the Durango area since 1984 and have raised four great kids in Bayfield. I enjoy nature, being in the outdoors, and off-roading in this area is one of my favorite hobbies. I love animals and in addition to my dog and cat, I also have 16 chickens! This local community is wonderful, and I enjoy assisting our Neighbors with their insurance. I can meet both early and late in the day, so let me know when works for you to stop by and discuss your insurance needs!

Kyle Bock

Auto/Home Insurance Representative

Stephanie Raleigh State Farm Agent Team Member

Stephanie Raleigh

Customer Service Representative

Hi! Pleasure to meet you! I grew up in Las Vegas and now live locally in Bayfield. I am very fun, outgoing, organized, and enjoy being helpful! I joined the Denise Elliott State Farm Agency and it has been great. Working with our Good Neighbors in Colorado has been rewarding. I love animals and for 13 years I was a Veterinary Tech. It is my passion to help people so If you have any questions or would like a free quote, reach out! I’m usually working in our Bayfield office and am available by appointment at the Durango office. Aside from Auto, Homeowners, and Life Insurance, my specialties are Veterinary Office and Pet Insurance. When not in the office, I am either spending time with my three dogs, the Bayfield Belles, writing, painting, or sauntering in nature! Colorado is the place to be, with snow, mountains, rain, and plenty of SUN. That’s why we live here.

Anslee Cannon State Farm Agent Team Member

Anslee Cannon

Multiple Line Representative

Hi! As a part of the Denise Elliott State Farm Agency, I love that I am able to serve my community by meeting their insurance needs. As a Multiple Line Account Representative, I write and service Multiple Lines of insurance that State Farm offers. It keeps me well-connected with my customers. I can help with Auto, Small Business, Life, Homeowners, Flood, and Health insurance. I can even assist with Pet Insurance. Call me for a free quote! My passions are spending time with my friends and family, and enjoying everything our area has to offer. I love to run, hike, roller-skate, ski, and hang out with my dog, Honey


Ande Nehring

Auto/Home/Life Insurance Representa


Wylen Offutt


Sam McKee

Our Agency

  • Our mission is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize their dreams.
  • Our office is located in 25825 Highway 160, Durango CO 81301 and 1327 Bayfield Parkway. Bayfield CO 81122.
  • Our office is open Durango 8:00 - 5:30, Sat. 9- 4 and Bayfield: 8:00 - 5:00.
  • I have been a State Farm agent since 1980.

This busy insurance and financial services office has a passion to make a difference in the lives of others and better the community. We want to work alongside those who are equally committed to excellence and personal achievement. Our team is comprised of results-oriented individuals that are serious about their development.

Learn more about our agency and the career opportunities with us.
Available Positions
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.