James E. Boyd, AAI's Profile and Contact Information
After his graduation from Florida State University in 1978, Jim joined Boyd Insurance & Investment Services. Since that time he has held various positions within the firm, and is presently the Chief Executive Officer and co-owner. Jim achieved the Accredited Advisor of Insurance (AAI) in 1988, and has actively continued his education by seminar and workshop attendance. He holds Property & Casualty, Life & Health Insurance Licenses as well as the Surplus Lines Brokers License.
Jim is also a Licensed Real Estate Broker and is President of, The Boyd Group, a Commercial Real Estate Brokerage firm.
Active in community affairs, Jim has served as a member of the Board of Directors for the Manatee County Chamber of Commerce and Library Foundation and also has served on the Board of the Red Cross and Palmetto Rotary Club. Jim and his family attend The Bridge Church at Palma Sola Bay in Bradenton, Florida.
From 1989-1993 Jim served as Palmetto City Councilman, Vice-Mayor and Mayor. Jim was elected to the Florida House of Representatives in November of 2010, and currently serves the residents of District 71.
Jim and Sandy reside in Bradenton and have two children, Ansley and Austin. Jim was born and raised in Manatee County, Florida, when he can get away; Jim enjoys playing golf and vacationing in the North Carolina Mountains.
Jim can also be reached at jboyd@LaSalle-St.com