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Our Team


Scot Gelfand, Agent/Owner

Email: Scot@gelfandinsurance.com Office: 503-650-3727 Fax: 503-342-3434

Scot is a graduate of Oregon State University and began his career in the insurance business in 1993. He transitioned to the independent side in 1997 and opened his own agency in 2000. Scot is immersed in the West Linn community and sponsors many local events.




Tracy Stephens, Office Manager & Commercial Lines Customer Service Agent

Email: Tracy@gelfandinsurance.com Office: 503-342-3226 Fax: 503-342-3434

Tracy is a native of Portland and has been in the insurance industry for over 20 years. She is a new addition to Gelfand Insurance. Away from the office Tracy is involved with an international non- profit organization providing relief to orphaned children. She enjoys escaping to the beautiful Oregon coast for quiet time and relaxation. One of her greatest loves in life are her grandchildren. Currently she manages the commercial lines department and is always happy to help with your Insurance needs.




Betsy Ralston, Agent

Email: Betsy@gelfandinsurance.com Office: 503-342-3236 Fax: 503-342-3432 Cell Phone: 503-314-3448

Betsy has been an agent with Gelfand Insurance since 2008 and specializes in auto, commercial, home, life, disability and long term care insurance. Betsy has a hands on approach and will take the time to listen to your needs and find you the right policy. She has built her reputation on client satisfaction and is devoted to making your insurance shopping experience as seamless as possible. Betsy resides in Oregon City with her husband and teenage children.




Tiffany Barinaga, Agent

Email: Tiffany@gelfandinsurance.com Office: 503-342-3241 Fax: 503-342-3435 Cell Phone: 503-380-4818

Tiffany has been an agent with Gelfand Insurance since January of 2006. She spent most of her career in real estate and decided to make a change and joined the Gelfand team so she could spend more time with her family. Tiffany is an active member of the West Linn community and enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.




Dennis (Denny) Gelfand, Director H.R.

Email: Denny@gelfandinsurance.com

With Gelfand Insurance as an Agent/Producer since 2002.

The "Dad"




Dedrae, Personal Lines Customer Service Agent

Email: Dedrae@gelfandinsurance.com Office: 503-342-3238 Fax: 503-342-3466

Dedrae Started with Gelfand Insurance in September 2010 as an agent. In June 2012 She evolved into a personal lines customer service agent. She relocated to Colorado in 2014 and continued in the Insurance Industry. In August 2015 she returned to West Linn and came back to Gelfand Insurance to resume her career as a personal lines customer service agent. Dedrae and her Husband will be celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary this year and enjoy spending as much time possible with their 4 Children and 2 Grandchildren.




Lupe Luna, Bi-Lingual Customer Service Agent

Email: Lupe@gelfandinsurance.com Office: 503-342-3207 Fax: 503-342-3436

Lupe joined Gelfand Insurance in 2013. She has an accounting and management background. Speaks three languages: English, Spanish and French. Her multitasking has made her a team player, making her the hub of the office. Loves helping her community and church in Hillsboro. Her passion is spending time with her kids, singing in her choir and the outdoors.




Heather Murray, Customer Service Agent

Office: 503-543-0994 Fax: 503-543-0975

Heather joined Gelfand Insurance in 2009 and currently manages the operations of the Scappoose office. She spent most of her career in the music industry in Los Angeles and decided to move back to the Northwest to be closer to her family. Outside of work she enjoys her family and friends, traveling, photography, skiing/snowboarding and sports. Heather can help you with all of your insurance needs including home, auto, recreational vehicles and commercial policies.




Sam Benjamin, Agent

Email: Sam@gelfandinsurance.com Office: 503-543-0994 Cell: 503-987-2305 Fax: 503-543-0975

Sam is a fully licensed agent, enabling him to provide professional assistance in Property Casualty; Life; Health and Commercial Lines, including Film & Entertainment Liability Insurance. His personal connection and dedication to his clients allows scheduling seven days a week.