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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Chris Bauer

(502) 410-2022
3141 S 2nd Street
Louisville, KY 40208-1446

In Central Station by Kroger and Planet Fitness behind UofL Jim Patterson off Central Ave.

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Office Hours

7:30am - 4:30pm
Call or text us 24 hours a day!


3141 S 2nd Street
Louisville, KY 40208-1446



Chris Bauer, son of a United States Army Pilot Veteran, is married to Sarah Hall from Elizabethtown. They are the proud parents of Brady, an avid competitive swimmer. As a family, they are faithful college sports fans and humble servants to their church. Chris is a graduate of the University of Louisville where he obtained an undergrad and his first master's degree. Later in his career, he obtained two additional masters from Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green. In 2020, Chris retired from the education field with over 27 years of experience in a variety of roles. He served as the Assistant Superintendent for Hardin County Schools upon retirement, but his career included being a teacher, head coach, athletic director, assistant principal, principal, and director of human resources. He comes to State Farm with a passion for families. His ”family first and family matters” mindset guides him and his agency in all aspects of life. He and his team will be honest, hard-working, compassionate, and understanding of each family and individual need.

We focus on automobile insurance, homeowners insurance , renters insurance, rental dwelling property insurance, life insurance, farm insurance, boat insurance, motorcycle insurance, ATV insurance, pet insurance, commercial business, fleet autos, general liability, workers compensation, and contractor insurance throughout Louisville and all of Kentucky as well as Indiana. In a world that is ever-changing and busy, it is our aim to ease the stress that can come with insurance by putting an emphasis on personalized service. We believe people prefer to have someone they know to help guide them through both the good and bad times.

May is a great month to make sure you and your family are protected for all the warm weather activities that are surely in your 2024 Summer plans!. Call or stop in our office today for a FREE Insurance Review. Let us help make sure you are covered for the unexpected!

Insurance Products Offered

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

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Our mission at Chris Bauer State Farm is to provide comprehensive and personalized insurance to our families. We strive to build long-term relationships with our families by understanding their unique needs and offering tailored coverage options that protect their assets and provide answers that meet the need. We are committed to exceptional customer service, transparency, and ethical business practices. Our goal is to be a partner to our families, helping them navigate the complexities of the insurance industry and providing support when they need it most.

We are office built around people and family. There is more than 120 years of serving people that comes out in everything we do. We believe in people and families. They are our first priority. We are here to help!

Jansen Gottbrath State Farm Agent Team Member

Jansen Gottbrath

Office Representative

Jansen has four years in education and continues to teach the children of our community. We are glad to have a dedicated member like her on our remote team. She is happy to help people with their insurance needs. In her free time, she likes spending time outside and doing home projects with her husband, son, shopping, and playing with her two dogs. If you are in need of insurance of any kind- home, renters, auto, boat, or life, Jansen would love to work with you! She is here to help with condo insurance, auto, boat, life and recreational vehicle insurance.

Tonya Bell State Farm Agent Team Member

Tonya Bell

Multiple Line Representative

As a wife, mother, and now a Gigi, Tonya is excited to be a part of our new team. She has worked in several school and office settings and loves the daily interactions with families. She enjoys golfing with her husband and working out. She is a huge asset to our team, she is motivated, loyal, and professional! If you are looking for someone to help with your auto or home, your boat, business insurance or life insurance needs, be sure to give Tonya a call! She can provide efficient and seamless service!

David Kessler State Farm Agent Team Member

David Kessler

Account Representative

Located in Owensboro, KY, David will be working for our office remotely. We are thrilled to have someone with connections to all of Western Kentucky. David enjoys spending time with his family, Louisville football, and spending time outdoors. With a background in education, David works well with people and is here to help you with your insurance needs. He is here to help you find the right coverages from your auto or boat insurance, homeowners, motorcycles, ATV, renters, and even the important life insurance.