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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Carrie Skinner

Skinner Ins and Fin Svc Inc

5525 Twin Knolls Road Suite 324
Columbia, MD 21045-3274

Near the intersection of Routes 29 and 175

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Office Hours

9am - 5pm
After Hours by Appointment
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5525 Twin Knolls Road Suite 324
Columbia, MD 21045-3274


English, Spanish, Vietnamese

Embrace the warmth and possibilities of June while securing your loved ones' future. Life is full of unexpected twists and turns, but with the right life insurance coverage, you can ensure their financial stability and ensure a sense of security. This June, take the proactive step to protect your family's dreams and aspirations. Reach out to us today and let's discuss how life insurance can be your greatest gift of love. ❤️💡🌞

Although our physical office is in Columbia, MD, we proudly serve the beautiful states of Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia. Whether you're in Columbia, Ellicott City, Laurel, Odenton, Jessup, Elkridge, Catonsville, Savage, Highland, or nearby areas, we're here for you. Our experienced team is ready to assist with your car, home, renters, life, or health insurance inquiries.

Alongside my spouse, two incredible children, and our beloved four-legged friend, Copper, we have loved being part of the Maryland community. Outside the office, I'm dedicated to supporting my children's school endeavors, sports, and extracurricular activities. During my time away from work, you'll find me at a soccer or football field or in a gym watching basketball or gymnastics. I also enjoy going for bike rides with my loved ones. And, of course, there's nothing like the thrill of cheering on my favorite hockey team!

Beyond that, I love supporting local organizations and groups close to my heart. This includes the SPCA of Howard County, Junior Achievement of Central Maryland, and the remarkable first responders in our community.

Don't hesitate to reach out to our team today and discover the benefits of a complimentary quote for your Auto, Home, Renters, Life, or Business insurance. We're here to help you choose the coverage that fits your unique needs.

Insurance Products Offered

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

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities

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Our goal at Carrie Skinner State Farm is to be here for our Good Neighbors of Maryland, Virginia, the District of Columbia, Delaware, and Pennsylvania! Whether you need auto insurance, want to review your home insurance, or want to learn how to protect your family's future, our team is here to help you safeguard the people and things most important to you. Stop by our pet-friendly office today or give us a call to start your personalized insurance journey with the Carrie Skinner team. We are so excited to have you join us!

Tammy Tran State Farm Agent Team Member

Tammy Tran

Team Leader

Tammy is a graduate of University of Maryland, where she earned her Bachelor Degree in Business Administration. After graduation, Tammy worked within a financial institution for 6 years. She developed and utilized her skills to assist and advise her customers to reach their financial goals. In 2006, Tammy joined State Farm as a team member where she passionately enjoys working with her customers to help protect and realize their financial goals

Tammy is fluent in Vietnamese.

Licensed in Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia, Delaware and Pennsylvania in Property, Casualty, Life and Health

Mitchell Taylor State Farm Agent Team Member

Mitchell Taylor

Insurance Account Representative

Born and raised in the vibrant city of Philadelphia, Mitchell developed a strong sense of community and a deep appreciation for the values of hard work, perseverance, and loyalty. In 1998, driven by a desire to serve his country, he joined the United States Marine Corps, embarking on a journey of self-discovery and service to others.

Following his service in the Marines Mitchell transitioned to a career focused on providing excellent customer service and relationship building. Mitchell’s passion for connecting with people, combined with his empathetic nature and problem-solving skills, has gained him the confidence of many people.

Beyond his professional achievements, Mitchell’s life is enriched by his diverse talents and passions. Since 2003, he has been a certified massage therapist. Mitchell’s other passions include a love for music as a composer and he is a talented musician proficient in piano, drums, and trumpet. The culinary arts are yet another avenue where Mitchell’s creativity and passion shine. Amid his various pursuits and passions, Mitchell holds his family dear to his heart. He cherishes the role of a devoted family member, finding solace and strength in their unwavering support.

Mitchell's contagious passion for laughter uplifts those around him, as he understands the power of humor to bring joy and create connections. His genuine enthusiasm for meeting new people and forging meaningful relationships reflects his innate desire to celebrate the diversity and richness of the human experience.

Licensed in Maryland, Virginia and Pennsylvania in Property, Casualty, Life and Health.

Viviana Yarusevich State Farm Agent Team Member

Viviana Yarusevich

Customer Relations Representative

Viviana is a native of La Serena, Chile and has been a Maryland Resident since 2001. She’s bilingual (English and Spanish) and has over 25 years of customer service experience with an incredible diverse background.  Viviana's role on the team is to take care of the needs of our customers and she does that very well.  Viviana will take her time to get to know you and find out what is important to you. Viviana earned her Associates of Arts from the University of La Serena. Her immediate and long term goal is to ensure that our customers receive a superb level of service and feel appreciated.

Licensed in Maryland and Virginia in Property and Casualty


Annia Beattie

Annia comes from a real estate background and was previously an office manager for a real estate firm in Northern Virginia. She is from Peru and Uruguay and has been a Virginia Resident since 2001. Annia’s role is helping protect our customers with their insurance needs. She loves getting to know our customers and learning more about what is valuable to them. Annia has earned a Certificate of Entrepreneurship from Northern Virginia Community College.

Annia is bilingual, speaking Spanish and English.

Licensed in Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina in Property, Casualty, Life and Health

Twila Gurneau State Farm Agent Team Member

Twila Gurneau

Twila is a dedicated professional who has been a valued member of the State Farm family since 2020. Originally from Northern Virginia, she has proudly called Maryland her home since 2010. With nearly a decade of experience in the customer service industry, Twila has honed her skills in helping individuals and families recognize the true value of their insurance coverage. Twila's commitment to providing exceptional service is evident in her proactive approach to meeting the unique needs of our customers. What truly sets her apart is her genuine interest in getting to know each individual on a personal level, fostering strong and lasting relationships.

Licensed in Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia and Delaware in Property, Casualty, Life and Health