Buddy Smith, President
Years of Experience: 30+ years
Mission: Provide affordable sustainable insurance solutions for employers in an ever changing employee benefit market.
Buddy Smith is from Franklin, Tennessee. He is happily married to Scotti and has 4 children; 3 sons and 1 daughter. Buddy has served 4 terms as chairman of his church’s Diaconate leading over 30 Deacons responsible for overseeing and managing a $5,000,000+ budget. Buddy met his wife at church in 1999 and has been happily married since 2002.
In the past, Buddy has served as the President of the TN Association of Health Underwriters, and currently holds TAHU board member position. Buddy is very active in the industry and works together with national and local representatives to help implement effective healthcare changes. Buddy is licensed in multiple states across the country with clients across a large spectrum. He has a long standing and strong relationship with all the major carriers in these states for negotiating benefit plans on the Employer’s behalf.
Buddy has active rolls in multiple Chamber of Commerce groups and the National Federation of Independent Business. Buddy has had the privilege of participating in several focus research groups in the health insurance arena with 20/20 Research and Blue Cross Blue Shield.
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Andrew Decker, Vice-President
Years of Experience: 20+ years
Mission: To serve all clients and individuals with the utmost respect paying close attention to accuracy and timely responsiveness.
Andrew Decker is originally from Flint, Michigan, however, has lived in Middle Tennessee for the past 25 years. He was raised in Franklin and currently lives in Murfreesboro where he attended Middle Tennessee State University. He has two beautiful daughters, Brooklyn and Harper.
Andrew has been in the insurance industry since 2007 and has nearly 20 years of sales and customer service experience. Over the past decade, Andrew has developed strong relationships with all the major carriers in Tennessee and Kentucky for negotiating benefit plans and resolving issues on the Employer’s and Employee’s level.
Jamie DiMartino, Office Manager
Years of Experience: 10+ years
Mission: To anticipate the needs of clients, provide outstanding customer service and continue to build relationships with our employers and carriers.
Jamie DiMartino is originally from Las Vegas, NV. However, in 2016, she planted roots in Middle Tennessee and currently lives in Franklin. She has two beautiful daughters, Olivia Leigh and Emmie Rae.
Jamie has over 10 years of experience in various administrative positions, and prides herself on her attention to detail and customer care.