Our Staff

Diana Lewallen Higgins

Diana founded Lewallen Insurance in 1998 after working for ten years at a large agency in Santa Barbara. (In 2011, the name of the company was changed to "State Street Insurance Solutions"). With over 20 years of experience in Santa Barbara, Diana prides herself on helping clients understand the specifics of their policies in the context of Santa Barbara and the National scene. She believes that the employer and each and every employee are clients who may need personal education and outreach. She settled in Santa Barbara after graduating from UCSB and enjoys travel, music, history and movies.


Stephanie Ruby Reussner

Stephanie joined the company in 2009 and her primary focus is on insurance for individuals and families. Her goal is to clearly present insurance policies for her client’s specific needs. She enjoys meeting with clients, one-on-one, to help with their understanding of insurance. Providing excellent customer service by returning every phone call or inquiry the same day, if not within hours, is also her focus. Stephanie relocated to Santa Barbara in 2006 after graduating from Eastern Washington University and traveling in Central America.