About Us

Welcome! Creekside Insurance Advisors, Inc. is a local, independent agency located in Winchester, VA.  As our client, you will receive the benefit of more than 80 years of combined insurance experience.

“Peace of Mind – Begins Here” is more than just a slogan. The most important job we have is to protect our clients from life’s unexpected financial risks – health care, long term care, retirement income depletion, market losses, and death of a loved one. Creekside Insurance Advisors has aligned with dozens of highly rated and respected insurance companies in each respective insurance market in order to shop for our client’s best value.  We believe insurance is not a “one size fits all” proposition, and therefore, we’ll shop for rates among a variety of respected companies, compare and analyze plan designs and find the best balance of benefits and premium rates. Each client gets the benefit of having coverage that is tailored to one’s unique circumstances and budget.

Our experience and knowledge allow us to assist individuals, families, business owners, and managers to lower the cost of providing health insurance benefits through innovative cost-containment strategies, independent plan comparisons and analysis, and unparalleled service giving you peace of mind.

Mission: It is our mission to help all members of our community to protect themselves from financial risks at the lowest possible cost. We will accomplish this by educating our clients, constantly evaluating suitable product offerings, creating innovative strategies and problem-solving techniques, and providing unsurpassed service and continued support.

Pledge: As independent brokers, we work for the client, not the insurance company.  Our clients will never be pressured to purchase anything.  We will educate each client, not “sell” to the client.  Our products will be the best comparable value in the industry at the time of purchase.  We will always provide ongoing claims and support services to our clients.

Thank you for selecting us as the areas “Best of” by the Northern Virginia Daily’s Reader’s Poll!


Chuck Swope,
Co-Founder, CEO

Jim DuBrueler,
Co-Founder, COO

Kati Ritter,
Group Insurance Specialist

Melissa Helmick,
Individual Products Specialist

Tina Herring,
Individual Products Specialist









Amy DuBrueler,
Individual Client Relations

Darlene Hockman,
Client Relations Specialist

Janice Jones,
Individual Products Agent

Troy Newbraugh, Life Insurance Specialist

Troy Newbraugh,
Life, Group Specialist

Molly Brauer,
Insurance Agent

Dakota Kimble,
Agent Assistant







Rich Weller
Marketing Director

George Amos,
Office Manager


























Privacy Policy
This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for www.creeksideadvisors.net. This privacy policy applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:
What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contacts from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.
Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt-out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number is given on our website:
See what data we have about you if any.
Change/correct any data we have about you.
Have us delete any data we have about you.
Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
We request information from you on our order form. To buy from us, you must provide contact information (like name and shipping address) and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we’ll use this information to contact you.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time and all updates will be posted on this page.
If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via telephone at (540) 722-2529 or info@creeksideadvisors.net.