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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Shane Dekle

1425 Barnett Shoals Rd
Athens, GA 30605

Close to Downtown Athens,The University of Georgia and The 10 Loop

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Office Hours

9am - 12:30pm
1:30pm - 5pm
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1425 Barnett Shoals Rd
Athens, GA 30605


English, Spanish

Welcome Spring! I am your local Athens Area Second Generation State Farm Agent continuing my family’s 50 year legacy of helping others with insurance and financial services. I was born and raised in Athens. I have an amazing wife of 25+ years and 3 great kids (along with a dog and a cat). I am a graduate of the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia. During high school and college, I worked in my dad’s State Farm Agency and learned firsthand that being a State Farm Agent wasn’t about selling products, but rather working with individuals and families to protect the things and people they cared about the most. After college I started a home building and real estate development company, focusing on green building and sustainable development. In 2012, I was fortunate to get an opportunity to open my own State Farm Agency in the community I love, allowing me to build relationships and help others. For recreation I love hiking, organic gardening, snowboarding (basically anything that gets me outdoors), working out, great music and great food! I enjoy being socially active and supporting organizations that give back to our community. I am a sponsor of the Athens Farmer’s Market as well as a volunteer, a member of The Rotary Club, and a member of the Athens Area Chamber of Commerce.

Insurance Products Offered

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

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds

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Our Mission at Shane Dekle State Farm is to help individuals and families protect the things and people they care about the most. We strive to exceed expectations, especially in times of need, and to make a positive impact on people’s lives in our community.

Misty Scarborough State Farm Agent Team Member

Misty Scarborough

Office Manager

Prior to joining our team in 2016 Misty worked in claims. Her love for people reflects in her everyday conversations, making her the perfect fit for our team. As our Account Manager, her daily focus is to go above and beyond in providing you with remarkable service.

Tharsis Dinzey State Farm Agent Team Member

Tharsis Dinzey

Account Manager

I consider it a great honor to have had the opportunity to work with an exceptional team like this one for the past 12 years. My journey began on January 12th, 2012, and since then, I have developed a deep passion for assisting State Farm policyholders with their insurance requirements and providing them with valuable information.

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Ashten McDaniel State Farm Agent Team Member

Ashten McDaniel

Account Representative

I couldn't be more happy to be starting my career with the best team possible. Each day is a new chance to grow and I wouldn't be able to grow if it wasn't for our State Farm customers. Customer service has been a huge passion of mine and I look forward to knowing that I am able to help someone as well as grow my own knowledge.

Ethan Dekle

Our Agency

This busy insurance and financial services office has a passion to make a difference in the lives of others and better the community. We are an established, growth-oriented agency with a team of highly motivated individuals. We attribute our success to having a fun, energetic environment that is an enjoyable place to work. If you're willing to work hard and you expect to get results from yourself and those around you, we want to meet you and talk about the opportunity we have for you. Come work with an energetic, fun team at Shane Dekle - State Farm Agent!

  • Our mission is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize their dreams.
  • We help customers with their insurance and financial services needs, including Auto Insurance, Home Insurance, Life Insurance, and Business Insurance.
  • I am a second generation State Farm agent.
  • Additional languages spoken: Spanish

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.