Meet the Shamburger Agency Team

Agent | Ross Shamburger | Shamburger Agency | Lubbock, TX

Ross Shamburger

Ross began his insurance career as a sales representative for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas in 1980, where he was promoted to Sales Manager of the Lubbock District Office. In 1985, Ross left Blue Cross Blue Shield to become an Independent Broker as Blue Cross had made the decision to work with brokers instead of using their own sales force.

Married since 1973, Ross and D'Ann have two children that are both married and are currently blessed with four grandsons.

Ross and D'Ann are active in their church where both have spent many years working in children and youth ministry. Ross also volunteers time serving on a couple of Non-Profit Boards as a way of giving back to the community.

Ross enjoys spending time with his family, and enjoys the outdoor activities of fishing, camping, hiking, bike riding, and water & snow skiing.

Agent | Bob Ann Gamel | Shamburger Agency | Lubbock, TX

Bob Ann Gamel

Bob Ann Gamel was born and raised in Lubbock, Texas and attended Texas Tech University.

Bob Ann started with the Shamburger Agency in 1990. As a licensed agent she oversees many of the daily operations at the office. Bob Ann works closely with all of our group clients and individual clients with any need they have from billing & claims issues to questions regarding HIPAA, COBRA, and Texas State Continuation.

Helping Employers & Individual Clients understand their benefits and explaining a Summary of Benefits is almost a daily occurrence. As carrier forms change and web based guidelines get altered, Bob Ann helps navigate the way for our clients.

Bob Ann and her husband, Don, have been married since 1976 and have 2 married sons. The Gamels are active in their church fellowship where Bob Ann is involved in Bible Study and working with the children

Agent | Zach Galbraith | Shamburger Agency | Lubbock, TX

Zach Galbraith

Zach Galbraith was born and raised in the Lubbock area. He graduated from Shallowater High School and then attended Lubbock Christian University. Zach graduated from LCU in 2000 with a degree in Business Administration and Marketing.

Zach has worked for the Shamburger Agency since June 2008. As a service oriented sales person, Zach wants what is best for the client. He constantly provides for his client's needs and puts them first. Zach is well known in the community and has over 20 years of sales and service experience.

Zach is certified by the National Association of Health Underwriters as a Small Group Specialist and is Affordable Care Act Certified.

Zach's values and service are also evident in his community involvement. He is active in Church leadership in the Men's Ministries, Marriage Ministries, and works with the College Ministry.

Zach is married and has four amazing children.

On a more personal level, Zach enjoys many sports: softball, golf, snow skiing, basketball and football.

Agent | Shonda Smith | Shamburger Agency | Lubbock, TX

Shonda Smith

Shonda Smith was raised in Floydada, Texas. She attended Lubbock Christian University where she graduated with a degree in Education. She recently received her Masters degree in Human Services Administration at LCU.

Shonda worked for Lubbock I.S.D. for 8 years as a classroom teacher. She spent the next 2 years working for Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Southwest as the Family Room and Volunteer Coordinator.

At the Shamburger Agency, Shonda assists Zach with his individual and group clients.

She enjoys volunteer work, being involved in church activities, and spending time with her daughter, Corina.

Agent | Chris Marshall | Shamburger Agency | Lubbock, TX

Chris Marshall

Chris Marshall originated in Kermit, Texas and attended Abilene Christian University, where he received a bachelor’s degree after studying history and Biblical text. He married his beautiful wife Meagan in July of 2014, and together they have two very large dogs, Atlas and Chaney.

Chris found his way to the Shamburger Agency in August of 2016. He specializes in individual health insurance and is Affordable Care Act certified. Chris focuses on making sure that his clients receive the best possible coverage for their needs in today’s shifting individual market.

Chris and Meagan attend and are actively involved with Tahoka church of Christ. During the summers, Chris likes to volunteer at Mountain View Christian Camp. He enjoys reading, board games, and spending time with his family. He also enjoys various sports, including football, soccer, basketball, golf, Frisbee, volleyball, snow skiing, swimming, and scuba diving.