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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Idell Johnston

207 S Main Street
Shawano, WI 54166-2745

Near the corner of Main St and Division Street.

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Office Hours

9am - 5pm
After Hours by Appointment
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207 S Main Street
Shawano, WI 54166-2745



My family and I have been serving the Shawano Community with incredible service since 2011. My husband, Michael and my son, Grant, both work here in the office with me. Grant is ready to take your payments and assist with claims, Michael is ready to help you with all of your home and auto needs and I help many of our customers with their Health and Life insurance, their financial services as well as their small business insurance needs. We also have a new team member, Jodi, who recently relocated to Shawano from the beautiful state of Oregon. She is also able to help our customers with all of their insurance needs.

Originally from Fresno, CA, our family moved to Shawano in 2007 and are so happy that we made it our home. The Shawano Chamber of Commerce named Michael and I the "Distinguished Citizens of the Year" in 2021 because of the extensive involvement we have in the Shawano Community. Some of the organizations near and dear to our hearts are Rotary International Youth Exchange program, Red River Riders, Shawano Optimists and the Shawano Business Improvement District. I have also served on the Board of Shawano Dollars for Scholars, and was the first "Big Sister" matched in the Shawano Chapter of Big Brothers/Big Sisters when it was founded in 2014. My team member (and husband) Michael, is also the local Coordinator for the Shawano Toys for Tots program. As you can see, we believe strongly in programs for youth and we do our part to give back to our community and make a difference.

Both of my sons graduated from Shawano High School and attended college here in Wisconsin. I am now the proud Grandma of 2 adorable grandchildren who are attending Shawano Schools. We support the Shawano Music boosters and attend many of the school events.

You can call our office number 365 days a year, 24/7 for service on Auto Insurance, Classic Car or Motorcycle Insurance, Home Insurance, Renters Insurance, Condo Insurance, Personal Liability Umbrella Insurance, Farm Insurance, Boat Insurance, ATV and UTV Insurance, Snowmobile Insurance, Business Insurance, Life Insurance, Supplement, Advantage, Part D RX Plans, and now even protect your Fur-Babies with Pet Insurance. We service the Shawano, Birnamwood, Bonduel, Bowler, Clintonville, Embarrass, Forest County, Gresham, Keshena, Oconto County, Tigerton and Wittenberg areas as well as all of Northern Wisconsin. We love helping customers with re-locations and making your move to our community as easy as possible.

We look forward to helping you with your insurance & financial service needs and we have many discounts and ways to help you save.

Insurance Products Offered

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

Other Products

Banking, Mutual Funds, Annuities

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Our State Farm mission is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize their dreams. We are dedicated & passionate members of the community, helping State Farm customers insure the things they care for most in life. By listening to customers, we understand their needs to serve them. by Idell Johnston

My team members are Michael Johnston, Grant Johnston, and Jodi Coggins. Michael & Jodi are licensed in Auto, Home, Life, Health and Pet insurance. Michael started working with me in the office in 2015, Grant started in the office in 2019 and is normally the one who answers the phone when you call, he is ready to help with payment questions, claims and technology updates. Jodi recently joined our team after relocating to Shawano from Oregon.

We have a family & pet friendly location. There are toys for the kids to play with and water for the pets! We welcome you to come and visit today!

Michael Johnston State Farm Agent Team Member

Michael Johnston

Office Manager

I was raised in Fresno, where I met and married Idell. We have celebrated more than 33 years together to date. We moved to the Shawano Area in 2007. I worked in the fire truck industry before coming to work with Idell in 2015. We have raised two sons in Shawano, and now have two granddaughters who keep life interesting. My favorite hobbies are watching baseball and traveling the US. I am here to help you with your home and auto insurance needs, as well as life and health insurance.


Grant Johnston

Account Representative

After attending college in Green Bay and getting married, I began my career here at my Idell's office in 2019. You might have seen my my daughters in the office when they were babies. Now they are in school and keep us very busy! In my spare time, I love to watch sports of all kinds. I enjoy watching the Green Bay football team, but I am still partial to my California Baseball team in Anaheim.

Jodi Coggins

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.