Our Team  

Larry Carlson

President

Larry has 40+ years in the insurance industry. He started his career as a Farmers Agent in California and moved up to Washington State as an Aflac Territory Manager. He opened Carlson & Associates in 2004 and is managing the company and assisting local businesses with their insurance needs.

Larry is an avid baseball fan and has coached Gig Harbor High School for the past 15 years. They won state in 2016. He lives in Gig Harbor with his wife Colleen and his puppy Rosie.

Phone : 253-851-8831
Email: Larry@CarlsonAssociatesIns.com

Antone Saltvick

Partner - Indpendent Agent

Antone is a local Native of Gig Harbor and has been in the insurance industry for over 8 years. He is a graduate of Saint Martin's University  where he earned his bachelor's degree in Business Management and also played college baseball during his time there. He specializes in business insurance with a focus on Construction, Manufacturing, and Real Estate. He also does personal insurance and does small group employee benefits. Antone started as an agent with Carlson & Associates and is now a Principal Partner to continue to develop the products and services that our offered to clients.

Antone currently lives in Gig Harbor with his wife Lyndsey and his dog Griffey. In his spare time you can find him out golfing, snowboarding, or doing anything outdoors.

Phone : 253-851-8831 ext. 106
Email: Antone@CarlsonAssociatesIns.com
Cell: 253-970-0745

Kirsten Conrad

Partner - Independent Agent

Kirsten Conrad brings over 17 years of experience in the Insurance Industry, with a focus on Employee Benefits.  A native of Tacoma, WA. Kirsten earned her Bachelor’s in Finance and Human Resource Management from Gonzaga University.  Kirsten worked in the Technology Industry before transitioning to the Insurance Industry in 2002. She built a large independent agency focusing on helping businesses design and implement employee benefit programs.  She has joined Carlson & Associates as a Principal Partner to continue to provide her clients with expanded lines of coverages.

Kirsten has been married to her husband Isaac since 2000.  They have three beautiful children, Ella, Olive, and Karder.  In her spare time, Kirsten enjoys her horses, working out, traveling and spending time with family and friends.

Phone : 253-851-8831 ext. 119
Email: Kirsten@CarlsonAssociatesIns.com
Cell: 253-226-5750

Kevin Owens

Independent Agent

Kevin has been an agent at Carlson & Associates since 2014 and has done personal lines, business insurance, and employee benefits since coming on board. He was a 4 year collegiate athlete at Everett Community College and Augusta State as a baseball player. He has coached in the local community the past 10 years. He is a Gig Harbor native and lives locally with his two sons Hudson and Wes.

Phone : 253-851-8831 ext. 107
Email: Kevin@CarlsonAssociatesIns.com
Cell: 253-318-3103

Tom Jolley

Independent Agent

Tom has been an agent with Carlson & Associates since 2008. He is a specialist in all personal lines of insurance including medicare health plans, home insurance, auto insurance, and any specialty lines of insurance.

He will take the time to understand your specific insurance needs and prides himself in taking a hands on approach with his clients. He will meet in person in our office and also offers "house calls". 

Tom lives locally with his wife Dalene and enjoys traveling in his RV and visiting with his grandchildren in his spare time.

Phone : 253-851-8831 ext. 105
Email: Tom@CarlsonAssociatesIns.com
Cell: 360-597-6345

Betsy Hytinen

Independent Agent

Betsy has over 10 years in the insurance industry and has been with Carlson & Associates since 2013. She is located in Silverdale and works with clients on their personal insurance, business insurance, and employee benefits. She worked prior at American Family but decided to come over to Carlson & Associates to be able to offer choice to her clients and as well to be able to spend more time with her family.

Phone : 253-851-8831 ext.109
Email: Betsy@CarlsonAssociatesIns.com
Cell: 360-509-1544

Teresa Keel

Employee Benefits Account Manager

 

Phone : 253-851-8831 ext. 102
Email: Teresa@CarlsonAssociatesIns.com
Cell: 253-301-0000

Amy Haugen

Independent Agent

Amy joined Carlson & Associates in 2018. She and her husband live on a small farm in Gig Harbor and are excited to be welcoming their first child in 2019.  An avid lover of animals and all things outdoors, some of Amy’s hobbies include 3-Day Eventing, running and bicycling. Transitioning from a large international company to Carlson & Associates, Amy is passionate about providing a high level of personalized customer service and working within her community to help local business better protect themselves and their employees. With 10 years of experience in the Construction and Safety industries, Amy specializes in Construction and Wholesale Distribution but also enjoys working with Farms and Small Group Employee Benefits.

 

Phone : 253-851-8831 ext. 114
Email: Amy@CarlsonAssociatesIns.com
Cell: 253-797-3992

Bettye Clark

Personal Lines Account Manager

 

Phone : 253-851-8831
Email: Larry@urcvrd.com
Cell: 253-301-0000