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When it comes to buying insurance, Brightway, The Coastal Agency, is your source for more choices and better service. Whether you’re looking for a competitive rate for Homeowners insurance or need help determining the right amount of auto coverage, you’ll receive personal attention from industry experts committed to your satisfaction. If we can answer any questions about Home, Auto, Flood or other types of insurance, give us a call or send us an email. 

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Lauren Mathewson
Lauren Mathewson Co-Agency Owner

Raised in Fernandina Beach, Lauren  attended Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Ga., where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Communications.

With a knack and experience in sales and marketing under her belt, in 2014 Lauren joined Brightway at the corporate office in Jacksonville, Fla., where she served as Marketing Manager for four years. In this role, she was instrumental in establishing Brightway’s brand, helping Agency Owners champion the brand in their local communities and grow their business through purposeful marketing efforts.

Leveraging her sales and marketing experience with her working knowledge of the Brightway system, Lauren serves as the Agency Principal. In this role, she ensures smooth office operations and provides expert counsel on coverage so that every customer has a pleasant experience. As a Brightway Agency Co-Owner, Lauren loves helping her friends and neighbors get the coverage they need to protect their financial futures.

  • Lauren Mathewson
    Lauren Mathewson Co-Agency Owner

    Raised in Fernandina Beach, Lauren  attended Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Ga., where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Communications.

    With a knack and experience in sales and marketing under her belt, in 2014 Lauren joined Brightway at the corporate office in Jacksonville, Fla., where she served as Marketing Manager for four years. In this role, she was instrumental in establishing Brightway’s brand, helping Agency Owners champion the brand in their local communities and grow their business through purposeful marketing efforts.

    Leveraging her sales and marketing experience with her working knowledge of the Brightway system, Lauren serves as the Agency Principal. In this role, she ensures smooth office operations and provides expert counsel on coverage so that every customer has a pleasant experience. As a Brightway Agency Co-Owner, Lauren loves helping her friends and neighbors get the coverage they need to protect their financial futures.

    Lauren Mathewson Co-Agency Owner
    Lauren Mathewson
    Lauren Mathewson Co-Agency Owner

    Raised in Fernandina Beach, Lauren  attended Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Ga., where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Communications.

    With a knack and experience in sales and marketing under her belt, in 2014 Lauren joined Brightway at the corporate office in Jacksonville, Fla., where she served as Marketing Manager for four years. In this role, she was instrumental in establishing Brightway’s brand, helping Agency Owners champion the brand in their local communities and grow their business through purposeful marketing efforts.

    Leveraging her sales and marketing experience with her working knowledge of the Brightway system, Lauren serves as the Agency Principal. In this role, she ensures smooth office operations and provides expert counsel on coverage so that every customer has a pleasant experience. As a Brightway Agency Co-Owner, Lauren loves helping her friends and neighbors get the coverage they need to protect their financial futures.

  • Jackson Selvidge
    Jackson Selvidge Co-Agency Owner

    A long-time resident of Fernandina Beach, Fla., Jackson went to Florida State University in Tallahassee, Fla., where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Applied Economics. 

    Prior to opening a Brightway Agency, Jackson gained sales, customer service and management experience while working for a dental supply distributor for four years.   

    With his drive and experience in competitive local sales, Jackson is poised to tackle the local market and provide agency growth. 

    He enjoys helping his community by being the local insurance expert you can count on. 

    Jackson Selvidge Co-Agency Owner
    Jackson Selvidge
    Jackson Selvidge Co-Agency Owner

    A long-time resident of Fernandina Beach, Fla., Jackson went to Florida State University in Tallahassee, Fla., where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Applied Economics. 

    Prior to opening a Brightway Agency, Jackson gained sales, customer service and management experience while working for a dental supply distributor for four years.   

    With his drive and experience in competitive local sales, Jackson is poised to tackle the local market and provide agency growth. 

    He enjoys helping his community by being the local insurance expert you can count on. 

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904-712-6300
Our Office

463711 State Road 200 Suite 12
Yulee, FL 32097

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Hours of Operation

Monday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: By Appointment Only
Sunday: Closed

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