Auto Mate LLC  |  214 SE 18th Ave Suite 103,  Portland, OR 97214  |  503-308-1414


Auto Mate is a culmination of experience and passion, designed around professional help with modern convenience.  



Steph Santi, CEO & founder

Practicing since 2004, Auto Mate is his 3rd startup in the industry.  Personal experiences have helped provide meaning to his methods and dedication.

2018:  Eagle Award Winner
2017:  Independent Leadership Agency
2015:  Founded Auto Mate LLC
2014:  #1 Allstate Agency in Oregon, 2014
2014:  #2 Agency in Northwest (OR, WA, ID, HI, AK)
2012:  Top 20 Dealers in the USA, Q2
2012:  Best Insurance Agency of Clackamas County
2011:  Career Farmers Agent of the Year
2010:  Agency Excellence Award


Reed Aden, Agent

Practicing since 2015, Reed is a native Oregonian and University of Oregon Alumnus. He enjoys sports of all kind and his microbrews.  

2017:  Started as Independent Broker
2015:  Started Farmers Insurance Agency



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Randy hoopes, Agent

Working out of the Kennewick, WA region, Randy has experience in the independent world and great interpersonal skills he uses with clients to better understand their needs.  

2018:  Joined Auto Mate
2015:  Started as an Agent
2014:  Started career in insurance

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Robert Sharpe, Agent

Robert started in the industry in 2012.  His management experience has helped him excel in customer service.  He loves the gym, his dog, and rooting for Boston sports teams. 

2018:  Started as Independent Broker
2012:  Started career in insurance



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Rusty Roberts, Agent

Rusty is a native Oregonian and OSU Alumnus. He's lived in SE Portland for almost 20 years. In his free time he enjoys hiking, playing guitar, brewing cider, walking the dog, and staying active. Some favorite places are deep into the Mt. Hood and Jefferson wilderness areas.

2017:  Started as Independent Broker
2014:  Started Country Financial Agency

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Dave McDowell, Agent

Practicing since 2017, Dave comes from a varied work background and has come to find a niche helping people.  

Dave currently specializes with personal auto and home insurance of all sorts, and is very knowledgeable in these fields.

2017:  Started as Independent Broker


Matthew Blair, Agent

Practicing since 2012, Matt is a sucessful entrepreneur in the home services industry.  Throughout that he still believes insurance is the best item he gives to customers.

2016:  Started as Independent Broker
2013:  Licensed in Property, Casualty, Life, Health

David Morrow, Agent

Practicing since 2010, David has owned his own independent agency and incorporated into our firm to provide more company options and a stronger service team to his customer.

2017:  Merged with Auto Mate
2013:  Started as Independent Broker
2010:  Started Farmers Insurance Agency


Alina Ionica, Office Manager

Alina has studied IT work and knows processes and systems better than anyone.  She is a favorite with the customers and helps handle much of the day-to-day at the firm.

2017:  Started with Auto Mate


jaclyn rae, Office staff

Jaclyn shows tremendous care and desire to surpass expectations.  She's a life-long Portlander too.


2017:  Started with Auto Mate