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State Farm® Insurance Agent

John Costa

23 Emmons Street
Suite 205
Long Branch, NJ 07740-6004

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Office Info

Office Hours

9am - 6pm
9am - 2pm
Call or text us 24 hours a day!


23 Emmons Street
Suite 205
Long Branch, NJ 07740-6004


English, Spanish, Afrikaans, Portuguese

Introducing the second John Costa State Farm Insurance Agency! We are thrilled to now serve the residents of Long Branch, NJ and its surrounding areas.

Since 2008, I have been delivering exceptional Good Neighbor service to State Farm customers at our Kearny, NJ location. Our agency has achieved various State Farm Insurance accolades, including President's Club, Chairman Circle, SVP, and State Farm Exotic Ambassador Travel.

My dedication lies in both my work and family. During my leisure time, you can find me enjoying a round of golf.

I am incredibly proud of my team. Our goal is to be your top choice for all your insurance needs by establishing a personal connection with you and helping you understand the daily risks you face. When unfortunate events occur, we will be there for you.

Our office is licensed to serve New Jersey and New York, providing personal and commercial auto insurance, homeowner's insurance, renter's insurance, small business insurance, commercial insurance, life insurance, and pet insurance.

Our staff is fluent in English, Portuguese, and Spanish.

Nossa equipe é fluente em inglês, português e espanhol.

Nuestro personal habla inglés, portugués y español con fluidez.

Contact us or visit our office today to create your Personal Price Plan.

Insurance Products Offered

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

Other Products

Banking, Annuities

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At the John Costa office, we strive to deliver outstanding service to our State Farm customers and the community, ensuring their product needs are met with the utmost quality. Our mission is to effectively align the features of State Farm products with the unique requirements of our customers. We are here to assist customers in managing the risks they encounter in their daily lives, recovering from unexpected events, and turning their dreams into reality.

The primary objectives of my team, who are fluent in multiple languages, are to help protect, educate, and assist our customers, friends, and neighbors by creating Personal Price Plans that cater to their unique lifestyles.


Aime de Carvalho Bocchi

Account Representative

My name is Aime Bocchi and I have been with John Costa’s State Farm Office the last two years as an Account Representative. As an Account Representative I work with our customers to assist them with Property and Casualty, Life Insurance, and Business Insurance. I step into the office everyday ready to be attentive and proactive for our policy holders, I truly enjoy guiding them through the nuances of insurance. Fun fact about myself is that I am Brazilian and I have been living abroad since 2018. Before coming to this office I was a finalist for a voice singing competition in Brazil, a very similar show to what we have here in the US! I was able to travel all over the world from Brazil, Italy, Switzerland, Greece, Pakistan, Thailand, Chile, Israel, France and a few other countries as well! I finally made my way to New Jersey where I started my career in the insurance industry, met my husband and are expecting our first child! I look forward to getting to know you and helping you with your insurance needs.


Amanda Gardin

Account Representative

My name is Amanda Gardin and I have been with this State Farm Insurance Office for the last four years as an Account Representative. I work with our policy holders on their Property and Casualty Insurance as well as Life Insurance. I’m a hardworking, reliable and empathetic team member and I love what I do. On the weekends I enjoy relaxing and spending time with my Border Collie, Coffee Bean!


Vitoria Alves Cordeiro

Office Representative

Hello, my name is Vitoria and I am a Customer Service Representative with John Costa’s State Farm Office. I enjoy taking on our customers questions and issues and providing them with a fast answer. Who said problem solving could not be fun? I try to keep things light hearted with our customers so they have a pleasant experience with our office. Outside of work, I enjoy singing, and dancing. I hope to one day graduate college with a degree in fashion design. I look forward to working with you and getting to know your families, please call our office anytime you have any questions regarding your policies with us.

Vanessa O'Shea State Farm Agent Team Member

Vanessa O'Shea

Account Representative

Hello, my name is Vanessa O’Shea and I am an Account Representative with John Costa’s State Farm Insurance Office. I have spent the last two years working with John and our policy holders to assist them with but not limited to auto insurance, homeowners insurance, life insurance, business insurance, and renters insurance. I enjoy talking with people so this role came naturally to me! I take great pride in getting to know the families we work with and ensure they are protected from life’s unexpected events. A fun fact about myself is I was born and raised in Brazil but I still consider myself a New Jersey girl at heart! Outside of the office I spend my time reading and going to the gym. I look forward to working with you and providing you with a better insurance experience.


Rosa Peraldo

Account Representative

My name is Rosa and I from Peru. I have been working at State Farm since 2017.

I like helping customers with their insurance needs and selling all the services State Farm has to offer. If you have questions, concerns or needs, I am here to help you


Nichole Guimaraes

Account Representative

My name is Nichole Guimaraes and I am an Account Representative with State Farm. I focus on Life Insurance and Property and Casualty with our customers. I am amiable and conscientious for our customers, so they leave our office confident with the insurance plan they have. Prior to joining the insurance industry, I spent my time in computer software development. Outside of the office I like to go on road trips with me Jack Russell Terrier, Jax, and attend concerts and sporting events. I’m proud to have a career in the insurance industry and I look forward to protecting you from the unexpected. Call our insurance office today!

Amanda Cepeda State Farm Agent Team Member

Amanda Cepeda

Account Representative

My name is Amanda. I am Brazilian and mother of 2 handsome boys. I am proud to be part of this team. I come from a family of salespeople and have worked with helping other for as long as I can remember. I have managed several departments in my previous positions, but nothing as challenging and inspiring as working for State Farm. I am positive that this position will allow me to help and enrich my Brazilian countryman living so far from their homeland.”


Betty Tirado-Otayza

Office Manager


Gabryella Ribeiro


Gyovanna Ribeiro


Jose Rebelo

Account Representative


Sofia Mendes

Office Representative


Rodrigo Chamarelli De Cepeda