Tarheel Insurance

P.O. Box 1357 - Mooresville, NC 28115
888.768.2001 (p) • 800.405.0416 (f)

We Partner with Nationwide Insurance Agents to Provide the Best Workers' Comp Solutions.

Robert Griffin - began his underwriting career in 2005. As an underwriter and co-founder of Tarheel Insurance Service, he brings a level of expertise in working with agents that ensures they will always have the peace of mind they expect and deserve knowing that their insurance needs have been cared for in a professional manner. Prior to Tarheel Insurance Services, Robert worked with Griffin Insurance, a Nationwide Agency. During Robert’s tenure with this agency, he began his career in the insurance industry, working as a Commercial Lines Agent.A native North Carolinian, Robert has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Mars Hill. While attending Mars Hill, Robert played baseball on a full scholarship.
Patricia Griffin - brings 10 years of underwriting experience to Tarheel Insurance Services. She began her career at Willis of Michigan, where she attained the position of a Marketing Analyst.Patricia has had a diverse experience consisting of Property underwriting, Casualty underwriting, and Global exposure working with International Brokers.

Tarheel Insurance Services was formed in November of 2005. We were created as a means to partner with Nationwide Agents to help in securing the Workers’ Compensation needs of their clients. As a specialty broker, our focus is on providing our customers with competitive rates and industry knowledge, while aligning the Insured to the carrier that best meets their needs. In this type of industry the markets are changing everyday, so our focus is on controlling workers’ compensation costs through a professional staff that is conversant in every facet of workers’ compensation insurance.

This mutual commitment between our agents and markets has contributed dramatically to our success in Alabama, Delaware, Connecticut, DC, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

Core Values

Business Principles

Our core values are the foundation of our business principles.

The reward for following these core values and principles is measured by our long-term relationships with our agents and carriers, as well as the long tenure of our employees. Our success is based upon sharing knowledge while building trust and respect for people.


Tarheel Insurance Services has a clear vision of strategies for continued success. Our vision is to become the primary source for Nationwide Agents to increase commercial production by giving them a better, more competitive position on their Workers’ Compensation needs.

Awards and Recognitions

Builders Mutual Champion Club 2008; 2009; 2010; 2011

Builders Reserve 2010; 2011

CNA Platinum Agent 2009; 2010; 2011

A member of the (NAHB) National Association of Home Builders - Lake Norman

Key Risk Agent Council 2011