Our Staff

Mel 2017

Melanie Allen is a fully-licensed agent and the owner of Intermountain West Insurance. She has an extensive background in insurance and specializes in Auto, Home, Life and Commercial Lines of Insurance. She has been apart of the industry for over 10 years! She is a lover of outdoors, camping all year round, hitting the slopes in the winter and boating with family in the summer. Melanie is also the mother of three beautiful girls that keep her very busy. If she is not busy on the soccer field with her oldest she is at dance competitions with her second daughter with the youngest in hand.

Matt 2017

Matt Ehmann is a fully-licensed agent for Intermountain West Insurance specializing in Auto, Home, and Life here in Western Colorado. With an extensive sales background in real estate, the restaurant industry and retail he brings a positive, knowledgeable and friendly experience to all of his clients. When he’s not off on a day-trip to a Colorado mountain town, he’s checking out the latest weekend festival or live music gathering. His daily Question of the Night on his personal Facebook page is required reading and don’t forget to ask him to do his dead-on Scooby Doo impression for you!

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Pat Walsh is a fully-licensed agent for Intermountain West Insurance specializing in Life Insurance. At the forefront of his experience and knowledge of the life, health, auto, homeowner’s and commercial markets is Pat’s core belief that all clients receive personalized service for their individual and unique needs. Pat is new to the Grand Valley after spending several years in California. While in California, Pat’s love of music led him to join an award-winning Acapella men’s chorus.  He hopes once again to sing Bass here in Grand Junction.  Ask him to sing a verse or two of “Blue Moon” and he won’t say “no.”​


Kenyon Tasker is a fully-licensed agent for Intermountain West Insurance specializing in Auto and Home insurance.  She grew up in Grand Junction, CO but is now enjoying the big city of Denver. When she is not helping with your insurance needs you can catch her on the tennis court, golf course or at the lake having a blast with her four siblings and their pets whom are all very close. Her and her husband are always out exploring what Denver has to offer!

Kylie 2018

Kylie Wagner comes to the agency with several years of customer service with a friendly attitude and the ambition to resolve problems and questions as efficiently as possible. When she is not hard at work you can find her in the kitchen cooking, spending time with family and traveling to places near and far. She is new to the Denver area and looks forward to the opportunity to help with all your insurance needs.