Best Insurance Agents 2021: JTS Financial

JTS is a full-service employee benefits and human resources consulting firm headquartered in Little Rock, with offices in Fayetteville, Jonesboro and Russellville.

JTS has invested in comprehensive resources to support its clients’ needs in areas such as plan design, technology, HR services, wellness and competitive benchmarking.

With these resources in place, JTS has become an expert in strategic planning and operational execution.


Starling founded JTS in 1998 and has built the company to be the largest Arkansas owned employee benefits brokerage firm in the state, employing over 170 employees in four states.  He attributes the company’s strong growth to innovation, technology and, most importantly, a team of incredibly talented co-workers that continue to drive the company forward and provide a level of service to clients that sets JTS apart.


Crow has been in the insurance industry for 32 years and specializes in group employee benefits. Providing service and building relationships is what makes this business so important to him. He is very thankful to be surrounded by such a great team at JTS Financial.

Director of Individual Life and Disability Insurance

Mathews has been with JTS Financial for seven years. He specializes in individual life and disability insurance and enjoys helping people protect their financial futures. Mathews believes life and disability insurance are foundational pieces to everyone’s financial protection.

Director of Property and Casualty

Barger specializes in property and casualty insurance and focuses on listening to client needs before putting a plan in place that will provide exceptional coverage at an affordable price. Barger was born and raised in Little Rock and graduated with an insurance and risk management degree from UCA. He lives in Little Rock with his wife, Elizabeth, and their two children, Kayli Brooke and Kase, and enjoys hunting and basketball in his spare time.

1616 Brookwood Drive
Little Rock | 501.227.0194

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