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TAYLOR TOLLERTON COLLINS

Vice President/Principal @ Professional Benefits, Inc.

Current:
Professional Benefits, Inc. dba Benefits & Planning 2007 – Present
Vice President/Principal
Specialties:
• Supplemental executive benefits including life, disability, and long term care insurance

Accolades:
• Rising Star: Young Advisor to Watch 2015, Employee Benefit Advisor Magazine
• 2015 Top Young Advisor in Florida – NAIFA Florida
• Connect Florida/Leadership Florida Class IV – 2013-2014
• Fellow of the Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS), University of Pennsylvania, Wharton 2013 – Present
• Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), The American College 2010
• Registered Health Underwriter (RHU), The American College 2008
• Editor of the Employee Benefits Section of the Society of Financial Service Professionals Newsletter 2015

Community Relations:
• Sarasota County Education Foundation Board 2010 – 2016
• Sarasota Women’s Alliance Board 2016-Present
• Junior League Active Member
• Sarasota Seminole Club Founder – President 2011
• Gulf Coast Health Underwriters – Legislative Committee 2011
• National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors –
o State PAC Committee 2017 – Present
o Chapter President 2014-2015
o Finance Chair 2015-Present
• Church of the Redeemer – RAMBO (Audio and Visual Technician)

Florida State University – Fall 2006
Bachelors of Science, Risk Management/Insurance
International Baccalaureate Diploma 2003
• Phi Eta Sigma (Insurance) Honor Society
• Alpha Gamma Delta Sorority Finance Chair Fall 2005