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John Workman

John W Workman Ins Agcy Inc

7425 Tidewater Drive
Norfolk, VA 23505-3814

Near the new Wal-Mart Superstore

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I was born in Bristol, TN and am a Tennessee Volunteer fan. I was raised in the Arrowhead section of Virginia Beach, I graduated from Kempsville HS and Virginia Wesleyan College with a Liberal Arts Management degree.

I have been a State Farm Agent in Norfolk since 1988. My office has combined insurance experience of 72 years. As of 01/01/2023, I'm entering in to my 35th year as a State Farm agent. I'm licensed to solicit insurance in the Old Dominion State of Virginia and the Tar Heel state of North Carolina. I really enjoy the relationships I have made with my policyholders, and it is a privilege to serve them. I am a second-generation State Farm Insurance Agent, my father CR "Tad" Workman was an agent for 35 years with State Farm. My office offers competitive quotes for CAR, Motorcycle, RV and ATV, Life Insurance, HOME, Personal Liability Umbrella Policies, Renters, Personal Articles (jewelry, furs, athletic equipment etc.), Apartment complexes, Condo unit owners, Rental condo unit owners, small business insurance and Contractors insurance for all the Hampton Roads area. We now can insure your pets! We welcome auto and renter's transfers and referrals are the greatest compliment we can receive. My office conducts insurance reviews. In addition, we offer a Notary Public Service.

My office is located 5 minutes from Ocean View and 10 minutes from downtown Norfolk. It sits between 7-11 and the I-64W on ramp. I have been at my current location for the last 23 years of a 35-year career.

I'm a resident of the Great Bridge/Hickory area of Chesapeake and my office has been located in Norfolk for 35 years. I have been married for 31 years to my awesome wife Michelle, we have 2 grown sons & 2 awesome granddaughters. In my free time I like to hunt, fish, golf and garden. I'm a past member & President of the Great Bridge Ruritan Club. I'm a member of the Great Bridge Master's Men singing group.

Insurance Products Offered

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

Other Products

Banking, Annuities

Office Hours

9am - 5pm
9am - 4:30pm
Call us 24 hours a day!
7425 Tidewater Drive
Norfolk, VA 23505-3814
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The mission of the John W Workman Insurance Agency is threefold:

To help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize their dreams.

To serve the people in the Greater Hampton Roads area with our Auto, Home and Life Products.

To build long lasting relationships with our policyholders who are the reason of our very being.

The John W. Workman Insurance Agency, Inc. has 70 years of combined insurance experience serving the Greater Hampton roads area and beyond.

We welcome State to State Transfers for Auto and Renters Insurance.

We encourage insurance reviews for our established policyholders and for the general public.   

Both John Workman and Sandra Reed hold notary public designations.

Please contact our office where Sandra & I are looking forward to servicing your insurance needs.

Team Members: Sandra K Reed-Multi Line Office Representative


Sandra Reed

Account Associate

I’m Sandra K. Reed, I was born, raised and educated in the Norfolk School System.  I’m a graduate of Booker T Washington HS and the Dale Carnegie School of Public Speaking.

I started my insurance career in 1986 as a part-time CSR while still in high school. In 1991 I moved to Sigonella, Sicily and spent 4 years working with the Department of Defense, upon my return I resumed my passion for insurance and became a licensed agent in 1998.

I’ve been married to my husband Michael since 2019 and I have 2 children Jordan & Snowden III and a grandson Brodie.

In my spare time I enjoy cheering on my favorite professional football, baseball and college basketball teams, I also enjoy working on home projects and spending time with my family.