About Us

Creative Solutions to a Complex System – Insurance Made Simple

RJS & Associates believes it is important to discuss with clients what their experience has been with regards to their insurance needs. We expect this line of communication to be open year around with our clients. If you’re not happy, we want to know about it!

Mission Statement:
To produce and provide cost effective insurance plans for employers and their employees. To support our clients with a wide variety of services that furthers the growth of their business through partnerships within our community.

Who we are:                                                                                                                                                                                  RJS & Associates was founded in 2005 under an umbrella company, and set full sail in 2007 as its own insurance agency. The belief of RJS & Associates is to offer a level of service to clients that is fueled by honesty, passion, dedication and the joint commitment to better serve each business RJS is in contact with.

Our goal is to empower our clients to make the best possible choices with regards to health care and small business growth.

renee-stark-mulberry-signatureRenee Stark/Mulberry, Agent/Owner has been in the insurance business for over 25+ years, she started the company over 10 years ago and is no stranger to the insurance world.

Renee works primarily with our:

Employer Health, Dental, Vision, Accident, Life & Disability Plans. She works with groups of all sizes 2-20,000+

Renee was born and raised in the outskirts of Battle Ground, WA. She has dedicated all of her career in insurance and really knows her stuff. She has two boys who she adores and her hobbies include crafting and spending time with her animals.


picture1-shea-brown-smallShea Brown, Agent/Owner was brought on in 2011 to as an agent and has now moved into a partner position.

Shea works primarily with our:

Individual & Family Health Plans / Auto / Home / Umbrella / Commercial Liability and BOP Insurance

Shea is a local to the area and loves this community. She enjoys hiking, travel and most of all spending time with her son.



Jasmine West, Health Account Manager  joined our company in May of 2018. She is a local to Philomath, OR and has worked in the health field previously. She has three children at home along with a dog and horse. Jasmine is a go getter and even owns her own business on the side selling makeup. She is a great addition to our team and is eager to help our clients with all their health insurance needs.


Rhea Jans, New Sales / Auto, Home, Life, Commercial Liability, Farm recently joined our team in February of 2017. Rhea is motivated and a great help in keeping us up and running. She is the go to gal to get things accomplished. We hope to see her move upward with our company as she grows. Rhea sits at the front desk and always greets our clients with a smile. She enjoys spending time with her two young boys fishing and hunting. Rhea is a social butterfly and loves getting friends and family together for fun times.



Tammy Barnhouse , Receptionist recently joined our team in March of 2018. Tammy is a local from Philomath and lives near town with her husband, dogs and horses. She has two children and one grandchild that hold her heart.  She enjoys spending time on her farm with her family. Tammy is very friendly and really enjoys being the face of our company to greet our clients as they walk in the door.