Gary Buck -Owner / Renee Buck – Marketing & Promotions

Serving the Inland Northwest since 1982

At Buck & Affiliates…

We work hard to make the process of buying insurance as simple as possible with the highest quality coverage and value.

Personal Insurance Lines

Our personal lines insurance includes a wide variety of insurance products for your convenience. We work hard to meet your every need. Our goal is to offer the most coverage at the lowest price by utilizing all discounts available to each individual person. We strive to protect and secure your personal assets at all costs, we are here for you.

Commercial Insurance

Purchasing an appropriate commercial Insurance policy that is specific to your industry is critical to protect your company’s assets to ensure its continuing viability. That is why we offer multiple types of insurance products through multiple carriers. We also have a special program for the fitness industry

Our Team

Steven Meisner

Phone – 509-720-1595

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Steven Meisner epitomizes integrity, energy, hard work, and creative service in every detail of your commercial insurance needs by creating a specialized insurance solution for targeted industries.

Steven grew up in the rural northwest where he cultivated his love for the outdoors through long distance hiking and camping. Steven lives in Spokane, WA with his lovely wife of 23 years and four wonderful children.

Steven Served in the United States Army Washington National Guard for 10 years and attained the rank of Staff Sargent while serving in a reconnaissance scout platoon. He was honorably discharged after his tour in Iraq in 2004. Steven Meisner finished his BA in business management through the University of Phoenix and is currently a partner and Vice President at Buck & Affiliates Insurance.

“The mountains are calling and I must go!” ~John Muir

Rachel Yancey

Phone – 509-828-8423

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Rachel was born and raised in Spokane and a graduate of Mead High School. She is a Personal Lines account executive that has been with the agency for over a year but in the insurance industry for 10 years. She loves kids and can’t wait to have her own someday. She is married to a wonderful man named Kyle and together they team lead a local Young Life group where they invest in high schooler’s lives on a weekly basis. They are also very involved in their church. Rachel is also very athletic; she played basketball for 12 years and participates in Spokane’s Hoopfest every year as well as Bloomsday. She enjoys lake time with her family where she swims, ski’s, and tubes! Her favorite quote is “Be the change you want to see in the world!” –Mahatma Ghandi

Rich Dehart

Phone – 509-220-4995

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Rich is a Personal Lines producer that has been in the insurance industry for 20 years, born and raised in Seattle but resides in Spokane now, a graduate from Meadowdale High School and Edmonds Community College. He is our classic car guy but can write just about anything else for your personal lines needs. If you can’t find him he is probably at the race track, working on a car project at home or spending time with his family. Rich was the previous owner of Spokane Falls Insurance who merged with Buck and Affiliates in 2013 and we feel lucky to have him on our team!

Teresa Glock

Phone – 509-868-7877

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Teresa was born is Killeen, TX, but has lived in Spokane, WA since she was a toddler. She met her husband Daniel in 8th grade, they were in youth group together, and quickly became best friends. They became high school sweethearts and have been happily married since 2006. They have 3 beautiful children, Gavin, Jade, and Paxton, that keep them very busy. Teresa and her family lived in Florida for a couple of years, but moved back to Spokane to help care for her mom. She began her career in personal lines insurance in 2014 and is a licensed Property and Casualty agent. She is passionate about delivering exceptional customer service, educating her clients about their insurance policies and strives to build personable relationships with her clients. Teresa enjoys volunteering and giving back to ACCOIN (American Childhood Cancer Organization Inland Northwest) because she personally experience their help, love, and support during her childhood when her sister had Leukemia. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cooking, baking, camping, going on road trip adventures with her family, and helping her husband with DIY projects.

Erick Swanson

Phone – 509-484-6441 ext.209

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Erick is a Commercial Lines producer. Erick was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest and he loves all that it has to offer. He writes Commercial Insurance for Breweries and Micro Breweries and for Fitness Clubs and Health Clubs across the U.S. He is a proud father of three and enjoys taking his wife and kids to the great outdoors of the Inland Empire and beyond. Spending time with his family picking huckleberries, spending time at local lakes, winter time snow excursions, hunting, and fishing are among his hobbies.Yo Hablo Español Llamame!

Heidi Kriss

Phone – 509-484-6441 ext.210

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Heidi is a Commercial Lines account executive who has been with the agency for a year, and has worked 8 years in the insurance industry. She was born in Southern CA and grew up in the Seattle area. In her personal time she likes to garden, read a good book, hike with her dog, do decor´ projects, and cooking/baking. She enjoys good wine, great espresso, anything with chocolate and caramel, and spa days! Her favorite quote comes from her favorite heroine of literature- Anne Shirley aka L.M. Montgomery…”Isn’t it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it.”

Garrett Hixson

Phone – 509-484-6441

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Garrett has spent his entire life in Spokane and graduated from Shadle Park High School. He is a Personal Lines Account Executive and has been in the insurance industry for two and a half years. Garrett wrestled and played football for 6 years, and was in Choir for 10 years. He enjoys relaxing on the weekends and spending time with his family. His favorite quote: “Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family” ~Anthony Brandt.

Tehran Green

Phone – 509-720-6039

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Tehran was born in Chewelah Washington, however grew up near Bellingham Washington. She moved to Spokane to be closer to her family in 2006. She has 3 children: Autumn, Joshua and Aurora, and a wonderful husband named Scott, they both attended the same middle school but didn’t meet again until later in life. Tehran has been in the insurance industry for over 4 years and is a licensed Property and Casualty agent. Tehran believes educating her clients on all of the benefits of the products they are using is not only the first step to building a lasting personal relationship, but helping them understanding a very complicated industry. In her free time she enjoys playing golf, camping, building furniture and playing board games with her family