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.
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 deadline to apply is October 30.
December 2014, Leadership Introduction Held the week of the December FAIA Board meeting, classes
will cover leadership and introduce mentoring and reporting requirements. Also,
orientation and history of FAIA, IIABA, Trusted Choice, and FAIA Member
Services. Dates: December 2–4, 2014.
March 2015, Political Summit Held the week of the Legislative Fly-In, this session
includes training in political action and the legislative process, meetings
with legislators, and the YAC InsurPac-A-Thon. Dates: March 16–18, 2015; Hotel
June 2015, Networking and Carrier Relationships Held the week of the Convention and Education Symposium,
this session provides opportunities for networking and informal meetings with
mentors. Attendance is required for Saturday’s Business & Awards meeting,
and all YAC events. Dates: June 17–20,
2015; Rosen Shingle Creek, Orlando.
August 2015, Council Leadership and Graduation Held the week of the Planning Session, this session includes
information on councils, task forces, and other ways to become involved in your
association. Community service module also included. Dates: August 13–15, 2015; Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
VolunteeringStudents are strongly encouraged to volunteer for FAIACouncil Task Forces, to be active in their local YAC zones, local boards, and
in the community. More information and details will be provided during the
first FFIL session. Your assigned mentors will also offer guidance.
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.
The 2012-2013 FFIL class with YAC Coordinator Melissa Champany (far right).