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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Melanie Bakala

Bakala Insurance Agency Inc

(360) 426-2428
821 W Railroad Avenue
PO Box 2468
Shelton, WA 98584-3845

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Office Info

Office Hours

9am - 5pm
After Hours by Appointment
Call or text us 24 hours a day!


821 W Railroad Avenue
PO Box 2468
Shelton, WA 98584-3845


English, Spanish

Welcome to the Melanie Bakala State Farm Insurance Agency. My experience at my office has taught me how to provide the right protection for our customers, ranging from auto insurance, homeowner’s insurance, renter’s insurance, life insurance, boaters insurance, business insurance and financial services. Before opening Melanie Bakala State Farm Insurance Agency, I worked in the finance industry. I was born and raised in Washington, and I attended school at Pacific Lutheran University where I received a bachelor’s degree in communications and public relations. Please stop in if you’re relocating to Shelton, McCleary, Elma Allyn, Union, Grapeview, Matlock and Mason, Thurston, and Grays Harbor counties – some of my team are bilingual in English and Spanish would love to assist you!

I love to spend time outdoors in Shelton. I love living in Shelton and helping support out local community. My agency supports the Turning Pointe Domestic Violence Center, Saints Pantry Shelton Food Bank, The Festival of the Firs, and local PTA endeavors for local schools. I am also a member of the Chamber of Commerce in Shelton and the Mason Country Association of Realtors. My husband, Jim and three kids and two grandchildren keep me very busy! We love to spend our summers on the boat as a family any chance we get.

My State Farm Insurance office is in Shelton. I came to State Farm in 2009 and we opened our doors in April 2010. I feel blessed to be in Shelton, which is such a welcoming community. I really enjoy Mason County and plan to take advantage of everything it has to offer. I am excited for the opportunity to help customers with insurance and financial services to help prepare them for life’s unexpected. Please call, click, text, or stop by the office to meet my amazing team!

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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The mission of the Melanie Bakala - State Farm office is to provide all of Washington including Shelton, McCleary, Elma, Allyn and surrounding Mason, Thurston and Grays Harbor Counties with reliable insurance coverage they can count on. Our office can help with auto insurance, homeowners insurance, renters insurance, life insurance, business insurance, financial services, and much more. Stop in and meet with our experienced insurance team to stay covered. Every day, we work to be EPIC in our efforts to secure every person's dream for their family's future.

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Rene Ayala Perez State Farm Agent Team Member

Rene Ayala Perez

Office Manager

Cara Angell State Farm Agent Team Member

Cara Angell

Insurance Account Representative

Lola Vazquez State Farm Agent Team Member

Lola Vazquez

Insurance Account Representative

Kat Peterson State Farm Agent Team Member

Kat Peterson

Insurance Account Representative

Annetta Miller State Farm Agent Team Member

Annetta Miller

Insurance Account Representative

Leah Danielson State Farm Agent Team Member

Leah Danielson

Office Manager

Kathy Bader State Farm Agent Team Member

Kathy Bader

Insurance Account Representative

Dayra Derramona-Morales State Farm Agent Team Member

Dayra Derramona-Morales

Insurance Account Representative

Lisa Williams State Farm Agent Team Member

Lisa Williams

Insurance Account Representative

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.