Volunteer Leadership

The Young Agents Council consists of an executive committee and two task forces: Membership and Events.

Young Agents Council (YAC)

Charge

Through effective leadership and stewardship of resources:

  • Exemplify professionalism and ethical behavior;
  • Be actively involved in the legislative process surrounding our industry;
  • Promote good community relations; and,
  • Foster an environment in which young insurance professionals can interact with each other, resulting in successful career paths for young agents and growth for their agencies.

Christine Billington, CIC, ACSR, AAI

Chairman
Hub International Florida dba Rogers, Gunter, Vaughn Insurance, Inc.

Garrett T. Butler, AAI, CRM

Director Liaison
Butler, Buckley, Deets, Inc.

Taylor Hendrickson

Staff Coordinator
Florida Association of Insurance Agents

Holly Ann Kabboord-Hemelgarn

Vice Chairman
Brevard Insurance & Marketing, Inc.

Patrick McConachie

Chairman-Elect
Bouchard Insurance, Inc.

YAC Membership Task Force

Charge

  • Develop outreach efforts to recruit new hires from FAIA member agencies and companies as new YAC members.
  • Cultivate a sense of belonging, knowledge, and strength that benefits agency operations, profitability, and growth.

Christine Billington, CIC, ACSR, AAI

Member
Hub International Florida dba Rogers, Gunter, Vaughn Insurance, Inc.

Shauna Canty

Member
Greene Hazel Insurance Group, a Division of HUB International Florida

Patricia Eileen Clawson

Chairman
Clawson & Company, Inc.

Tiffany Janine Cooper

Member
Gulfstream Property & Casualty Insurance Company

Spencer Ely, CRIS

Member
Risk Strategies Company

Ian Fike

Member
All Risks, Ltd.

Francesca Formoso

Member
TGG Financial Services, Inc. dba Harry Levine Insurance Agency

James Austen George, CIC, CRIS

Member
All Risks, Ltd.

Eric Goldman

Member
Imperial PFS

Taylor Hendrickson

Staff Coordinator
Florida Association of Insurance Agents

Kala Jordan Hennessey

Member
Unassigned Company

Michael F. Horn, Jr.

Member
Mike Horn Family Insurance, Inc.

Laura Howell Johnson, CLCS

Member
Olympus Insurance Company

Holly Ann Kabboord-Hemelgarn

Member
Brevard Insurance & Marketing, Inc.

Richard Kopec

Member
Johnson & Johnson, Inc., CMGA

Kevin D. Kouwenhoven

Member
TGG Financial Services, Inc. dba Harry Levine Insurance Agency

Todd S. Markel

Member
AFS/IBEX - A Division of MetaBank

Ronald R. McCall, III

Member
The McCall Agency, Inc.

Michella Newman

Member
Agency Marketing Services, Inc.

Larry W. Nicholson, ITP

Member
American Integrity Insurance Group

Amber Payne

Member
Rytech

Fabian Piorno

Member
Risk Strategies Company

Eric Spencer Shaw

Member
Shaw Insurance Agency, LLC

Jerry Smith

Member
First Insurance Funding Corporation

Alicia Rosier Stevens, CLCS

Member
Rosier Insurance

Jessica Linnea Stevens

Member
Stevens Insurance Group

William Woods Tate, III

Member
Jack Rice Insurance, LLC

Christine B. Taunton, CPSR, CPII, PIAM

Member
Marks Insurance Agency, Inc.

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YAC Events Task Force

Charge

  • Organize events and activities that promote leadership development, refine communication, and encourage community service.
  • Offer networking opportunities that create industry relationships, and innovative marketing strategies essential to successful careers and agency growth.

Patrick Banis, CIC

Member
Tower Hill Insurance Group, Inc.

Christine Billington, CIC, ACSR, AAI

Member
Hub International Florida dba Rogers, Gunter, Vaughn Insurance, Inc.

Shauna Canty

Member
Greene Hazel Insurance Group, a Division of HUB International Florida

Patricia Eileen Clawson

Member
Clawson & Company, Inc.

Tiffany Janine Cooper

Member
Gulfstream Property & Casualty Insurance Company

Brittany Eldridge

Member
Olympus Insurance Company

Ian Fike

Member
All Risks, Ltd.

Francesca Formoso

Member
TGG Financial Services, Inc. dba Harry Levine Insurance Agency

James Austen George, CIC, CRIS

Member
All Risks, Ltd.

Eric Goldman

Member
Imperial PFS

Taylor Hendrickson

Staff Coordinator
Florida Association of Insurance Agents

Michael F. Horn, Jr.

Member
Mike Horn Family Insurance, Inc.

Laura Howell Johnson, CLCS

Member
Olympus Insurance Company

Danielle Stephany Joseph

Member
Hub International Florida

Holly Ann Kabboord-Hemelgarn

Member
Brevard Insurance & Marketing, Inc.

Richard Kopec

Member
Johnson & Johnson, Inc., CMGA

Kevin D. Kouwenhoven

Member
TGG Financial Services, Inc. dba Harry Levine Insurance Agency

Todd S. Markel

Member
AFS/IBEX - A Division of MetaBank

Stephanie Mitchell

Member
Mitchell Insurance Services, Inc.

Michella Newman

Member
Agency Marketing Services, Inc.

Larry W. Nicholson, ITP

Member
American Integrity Insurance Group

Amanda Packard

Member
AmWins Group, Inc.

Amber Payne

Member
Rytech

Eric Spencer Shaw

Member
Shaw Insurance Agency, LLC

Jerry Smith

Member
First Insurance Funding Corporation

Alicia Rosier Stevens, CLCS

Member
Rosier Insurance

Jessica Linnea Stevens

Member
Stevens Insurance Group

William Woods Tate, III

Member
Jack Rice Insurance, LLC

Christine B. Taunton, CPSR, CPII, PIAM

Member
Marks Insurance Agency, Inc.

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