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State Farm® Insurance Agent

Charles Baum

11120 New Hampshire Avenue
Ste 101
Silver Spring, MD 20904-2678

1 1/2 Miles North of Beltway, behind McDonald's and Dunkin' Donuts

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Office Hours

9am - 5pm
After Hours by Appointment
Call or text us 24 hours a day!

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11120 New Hampshire Avenue
Ste 101
Silver Spring, MD 20904-2678


English, Spanish, Vietnamese

July is here! 🌞🌺 Warmer weather is here, flowers are blooming and school is almost out. Which means it's boating season! Please give us a call to make sure you have the right insurance for all your summer toys! We can provide a Personal Price Plan for boat insurance, ATV insurance, motorcycle insurance, travel trailer insurance and more! 🚣‍♀️🛥️🏍️🚲🚤

When it comes to finding the right insurance provider, it is not just about finding the right prices, but also about finding the right team to lead you through the process - answering questions, providing guidance, and truly being present to help. We love what we do, and it shows!

Our office is fluent in Spanish, Vietnamese and English, and we provide a variety of Auto, Motorcycle, Boat, Homeowners, Renters, Life, Supplemental Health, Business Lines, Personal Lines, Pet, Commercial and Financial Products to protect what is most important to you.

I am a University of Maryland graduate, with a B.S. degree, Dean's List. I have been a State Farm Agent for over fifty years. My office is easily accessible and centrally located in the White Oak area of Silver Spring, MD. I believe in old-fashioned customer service, where you speak to real people in real time with any policy questions. My team and I are at the office, in-person, Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm to provide personalized and professional service for all of our customers & good neighbors. We schedule in-person, phone or virtual appointments. 🏡🚗💼

Insurance Products Offered

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

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We believe in showing up for our customers. Our mission is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected, and plan for the future. Our team is committed to the principle of remarkable service, integrity and professionalism while providing a full range of State Farm Auto, Fire, Homeowners, Renters, Life, Supplemental Health, Commercial and Financial products to our community. We provide prompt, professional & personalized service and treat every one of our State Farm customers like a good neighbor.

Our team of trained professionals assist customers all throughout Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC with State Farm Insurance products and services. Stop by the office or contact us for a free quote! Create your Personal Price Plan today!

Want to join our team? We're hiring! Now seeking bilingual associates. Fluent Vietnamese or Spanish speaking applicants should contact our office for details!

Languages Spoken: (1) Spanish (2) Vietnamese (3) English

We take the time to listen and make sure that we match the right products and services to your specific needs and goals. Our skilled and knowledgeable associates can answer any question about State Farm Auto, Home & Property, Homeowner Association, Supplemental Health, Small Business, Life, Health, Pet Medical, Liability, and Commercial lines of insurance.


Rocio Espinales

Office Representative

Rocio is an integral part of our team! She knows everything about State Farm and matching the right products and coverage to her loyal clientele. Her intelligence, kindness and sense of humor keep our team afloat. Fluent in both Spanish and English, Rocio is licensed in Life, Health, Property and Casualty Lines of Insurance.

Outside of the office, Rocio loves her family, listening to podcasts and raising her new puppy "grandchildren" (she's the Dog Whisperer...)


Jose Sotelo

Office Representative

Jose is our rising star and brings a lot of knowledge, savvy, and humor to our team. He guides many of our customers with auto, homeowners, renters and business policies. Fluent in both Spanish and English, Jose is licensed in Property & Casualty Lines of Insurance.

When Jose is not here, he enjoys spending time with his friends & family, soccer, basketball and catching up on GOT or The Last of Us.


Khuyen Trang

Office Representative


Melissa Baum

Office Manager

Melissa might be new to the lineup, but she grew up in the insurance business, watching Charlie build the agency. Melissa comes back to the DMV from New York after running a few of the most popular restaurants in Manhattan to join the family business. Melissa is licensed in Life, Health, Casualty, and Property Lines of Insurance.

When Melissa isn't in the office, she loves cooking, entertaining, and hiking with her wife and rescue dog, Aidy.


Tirsa Jimenez


Victoria Mendez-Garcia

Office 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.