A locally owned, independent insurance agency.

Founded in 1993 by Donna M. Carlson, Cathy Merz Insurance (CMI) is a locally owned, independent insurance agency serving businesses and individuals in Oregon and Washington. As a boutique agency, we deliver employee benefits and health insurance options that are tailored to our clients’ needs. We are committed to exceptional customer service and lasting relationships with our clients ad insurance partners.


As your insurance agent, we aim to put you at ease.

At CMI we provide a warm, friendly and trustworthy atmosphere that gives individuals and business owners alike an organized, concise, thorough (and even fun!) approach to making the best decisions about health insurance and employee benefits.