- B.S. in Risk Management & Insurance
- Certified Professional Insurance Agent (CPIA)
Austin Boyd, a distinguished insurance professional, proudly serves as the esteemed President & CEO of our organization. Born and raised in the heart of Bradenton, Florida, he has deep-rooted connections as a fifth-generation resident of Manatee County. His educational journey took him through Bradenton Christian School from Kindergarten to 12th grade and culminated in a B.S. degree in Risk Management & Insurance from Florida State University, where he proudly cheered for the Seminoles (Go Noles!). Beyond his professional responsibilities, Austin also contributes his expertise as a current Foundation Member and the former Chair for the Corporate Board of Directors for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Manatee County, as a member of the Advisory Board for USF’s School of Risk Management, and as a Board Member of the Bradenton Country Club.
Throughout his career, Austin Boyd has garnered numerous key accomplishments in the insurance industry. Armed with a B.S. in Risk Management & Insurance, he has demonstrated a dedication to continuous professional growth and excellence. His commitment to enhancing his skills and knowledge led him to achieve the prestigious Certified Professional Insurance Agent (CPIA) certification.
Driven by his passion for making a difference, Austin chose the insurance industry for its dynamic nature. Each day presents new challenges and opportunities to work closely with clients and understand their unique perspectives on running their businesses. Providing risk management solutions tailored to their needs is not only professionally rewarding but also a chance for him to learn from their experiences.
Customer service lies at the core of Austin’s approach. He believes in putting clients first and foremost, beginning every interaction with active listening. This approach allows him to gain a deeper understanding of their specific needs, ensuring that he can serve them with the utmost care and attention.
Getting to Know His Personal Side
Outside of his professional endeavors, Austin embodies a balanced blend of personal and professional qualities. He humorously likens his life to Cool Hand Luke as he wishes it’s more like a “Risk”-y Business, embracing challenges fearlessly. Inspired by the song “Patience” by Tame Impala, his passion for travel keeps him eager for adventures.
With a cherished memory of a breathtaking sunrise in Ha Long Bay, he appreciates life’s simple pleasures, like his classic pizza order: Pepperoni & Mushrooms. Austin’s diverse background and unwavering dedication make him a remarkable leader committed to serving our clients and community with care and experience.