• Florida’s Future Insurance Leaders

    Florida's Future Insurance Leaders is a leadership immersion program designed to attract high caliber agents and help them develop through education and mentorship to become future leaders in the insurance industry and their community.  The program is offered every other year.

    Criteria for admission  

    • Participation is open only to existing members of the FAIA Young Agents Council.
    • Candidates must be sponsored and supported by their agency.
    • Candidates must have a minimum of three years in the insurance agency business, with preference given to those with five years or more. Maximum age of candidate: 40 years.
    • Candidates must be invited to apply by prior graduates of FFIL, or FAIA leaders such as current or former board members, agency owners, or local board officers.
    • Candidates are required to submit a completed application, a letter of commitment signed by applicant and sponsor, and a check for the $50 application fee. 

    We are now accepting applications for the 2014-2015 FFIL class. Apply online or apply via fax, mail, or e-mail using the printable application (PDF).


    The 2012-2013 Graduating Class

    Jaime M. Bavier, Brightway Insurance, Inc., St. Johns; Brandon Butler, Butler, Buckley, Deets, Inc., Miami; Javier A. Fernandez, iSure Insurance Brokers, Miami; Crystal Rose Foster, Gulfstream P&C, Clearwater; Joe Lott, AIP, Weinstein Jones & Associates, Ft. Pierce; Michael C. Ludwig, Strategic Insurance Services, Clearwater; Robert Mitchell, III, PIAM, Mitchell Insurance Services, Inc., Treasure Island; Matthew Ostrander, Lassiter-Ware Insurance, Jacksonville; Karyn S. Roeling, CIC,CPCU, Seibert Insurance Agency, Inc., Tampa; Christine B. Taunton, CPSR, CPII, PIAM, Marks Insurance Agency, Inc., Apalachicola.

    Visit the FFIL Almuni page for a complete list of FFIL graduates. 

     2012-2013 FFIL Class   

    The 2012-2013 FFIL class with YAC Coordinator Melissa Champany (far right).