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Meet Our Staff

As our client, you will have a team of highly qualified professionals working for you to provide you with the best coverage for you, your family, or your business.  Building a long-lasting relationship with our clients is our number one priority.


Jan Kortsen

Owner Agent

Jan Kortsen has been operating Shotton Insurance Agency since 2007 and has been in the insurance business for 20 years. She brings farming, ranching, and ag business background to the agency specializing in agribusiness insurance. Understanding and being responsive to your insurance needs is her strength.

Jan is active in the community as a former school board member, High School coach and involved with numerous civic organizations. She raised her family in Willcox and will forever call it home. She loves spending time with her children and extended family and makes time for coaching softball and competing in barrel racing.


Sonya Chairez


Sonya A. Chairez has been with Shotton Insurance Agency for 28 years which 14 of those years have been with Jan Kortsen Ins., LLC as an Office Manager/Insurance Agent. She enjoys working with clients and is happy to shop for all your insurance needs with a wide variety of Insurance Companies that are the Top Insurance Providers in AZ and NM, which allows her to pair her experience as an insurance agent with those top-rated Companies like, Allstate, Travelers, Safeco, Liberty Mutual, Progressive, and Dairyland just to name a few. She brings her wealth of knowledge and expertise to the Community.

Being fluent in Spanish enables her to reach out to more people in the community as well.

She is a member of the Willcox Rotary Club a non-profit organization. Among other things she loves to knit, crochet and is an avid photographer thus allowing her to spend time with her grandchildren.


Bea Esqueda

Customer Service Representative

Beatrice Esqueda has been with Jan Kortsen Ins., LLC for 8 years working the front desk as a Customer Service Representative. In her experience of working here at Shotton Insurance Agency, she enjoys interacting with our clients in helping them with payments and any changes or questions regarding any issues with their policies.

Bea is very family orientated and enjoys spending quality time with her Mom, brothers, nieces, nephews, and her family.