About Armour Insurance ProfessionalsAbout Armour Insurance Professionals

We are a family owned and operated Independent Insurance Agency with offices located in Roswell, GA, Nashville, TN and Ellensburg WA.

We have over 70 years combined experience meeting the insurance needs of businesses such as yours.

We Stand Firm on Our Guiding Principles:

  • The PROTECTION of our Clients and our Prospects always comes first
  • The quality of our SERVICE gives you the freedom to serve others
  • Our AVAILABILITY to respond is a only a phone call or email away


For a no obligation conversation regarding your insurance, please give us a call at 404-643-3117; or send an email to Stephen Ritchie.

Mari Gaines

Mari GainesMari Gaines brings 20 years of professional liability insurance sales and marketing experience. She began her career as a lawyer practicing in the Seattle area working with insurance companies.

Over the years Mari has supplemented her hands on experience with various designations recognized in the insurance industry including Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Registered Professional Liability Underwriter (RPLU) and Associate of Risk Management (ARM).

You’ll find Mari easy and fun to work with. She is responsive, knowledgeable and just a tad bit crazy. From Mari you can expect best efforts and straight answers. Mari particularly enjoys the challenges of assisting larger and harder to place law firms. Creating workable solutions from complex coverage situations is one of her specialties.

Mark Ritchie

Mark RitchieMark joined the family business in March, 2010 after many years of running his own company that became successful because of Mark’s background in Business Management, Sales and Marketing.

Mark’s emphasis has always been and continues to be serving the customer. Consistent with the philosophy of Armour Insurance Professionals, Mark works to solve the problems of prospective and existing clients in making sure that their needs are the main thing. Mark resides in Hermitage, TN and can be said to have an avid appreciation for University of Tennessee football.

You will find Mark easy to talk to, willing to listen to what you want and diligent to find solutions.