Paul Peeples, AAI, AIT, CPIM
Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Paul has more than 27 years experience in the insurance industry. After leaving Florida State University, he started as a systems analyst at a Premium Finance Co. Later he became the MIS director of Great Oaks Financial and Great Oaks Insurance Company. Paul was then recruited as an IBM business partner to develop risk management/premium finance solutions. In the late 80s he and his family eventually opened a commercial lines insurance/finance company that is still thriving today. Paul heads up an ever demanding area of FAIA, which aligns itself with the needs and concerns of the insurance industry. He is also heavily involved with industry standards and organizations such as ACORD’s AUGIE (ACORD’s User Group Information Exchange) as well as ACT (Agents Council for Technology). He writes technology related topics for many industry publications, and speaks at numerous industry events. Paul is here to not only oversee the technology of FAIA, but he can also assist members with technology-related issues including but not limited to E-commerce, agency management systems, standards, disaster planning and recovery, and FAIA’s own web design/hosting products.
Paul brings with him the knowledge of two sides of a very complex industry. He is a licensed Florida general lines agent as well as a systems analyst with a background in software development.