About Us

At RIFFENBURG Insurance Services, LLC, we believe our teamwork approach adds a broader perspective to all we do and provides increased benefits to our clients.

Michael A. Riffenburg, LUTCF
Agency Owner
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RIFFENBURG Insurance Services was founded in 1988 by Michael Riffenburg to create a full-service insurance agency that could best serve the needs of local clients. The success of the business over the past 30+ years stems from the company's passion for finding the best product at the best price for each individual client. As an independent agency, we do business with over 50 companies, allowing us to search for the best company at the most competitive rates possible. We are able to do the shopping for you. When beginning the search for insurance products, please contact us to make your searching easier. We have a friendly and knowledgeable staff that can assist you in your quest for affordable insurance products.

 

Janetta Riffenburg
Office Manager
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Janetta Riffenburg joined our team on a part time basis in 2006 and on a full time basis in 2015. She has 29 years of banking experience were she worked primarily in operations and compliance. She has 10 years of Internal and Compliance audit experience. Her responsibilities include bookkeeping, accounts payable, payroll and office operations. She received her BS in Marketing and Management from Siena College. She and Mike live in Spartanburg and enjoy spending time with their 2 children and 4 grandchildren.

 

Wendy F. Bailey
Medicare Market Specialist/Agent
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Wendy F. Bailey joined our group in 2012 with 13 years of experience with Allstate. Wendy is a sales assistant /agent. She is primarily responsible for working with our senior market through Medicare products and Long Term Care. She received a BS in Business from the University of Alabama with a special emphasis in Health Care Management. Wendy is a Past President of NAIFA Spartanburg where she received the recognition of Spartanburg Insurance and Financial Advisor of the Year in 2009. She is a Past President of the Spartanburg Lions Club where she was honored with an International President’s Medal of Honor for her service to Lionism. She currently serves on the RRES School Improvement Council and as treasurer of the RRES PTO. Wendy and her husband, Greg, live in Spartanburg and enjoy spending time with their 2 children.

 

Yohanna Szlavikovics-Bethea
Individual Market Specialist/Agent
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Yohanna S. Bethea joined our team in 2019 with 10 years of experience in the healthcare industry, management and customer service. Yohanna received a B.A. in Business Administration from Ashford University. Her professional history includes most recently directing a company that provides services for children with disabilities as well as being a Direct Care Supervisor at a skilled nursing facility. She relocated from California to South Carolina in 2012 and now calls Spartanburg home. She enjoys spending time with family and serving the community at NewSpring Church. She and her husband, Matt, enjoy spending time with their many dogs as well as helping and servings others.

 

Carolina Soto
Administrative Sales Assistant
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Carolina Soto joined our team in 2021 with over 10 years of administrative and customer service experience. Carolina received a A.A. in Business Management from ITT Technical Institute and its currently completing her B.S. in Human Resources from Western Governors University. She is currently a board member of the Spartanburg Preparatory School Board of Directors. Carolina and her husband Hector moved from Los Angeles to South Carolina in 2014. They now live in Spartanburg with their 2 children, Genevieve and Hector Jr.