Samuel T. Bennett, CIC, AFIS, CPIA an active retail producer, presenter, and partner in Harrison Agency, Inc. of Columbia, MO. He began his insurance career in 1987 and has been an Independent Insurance Agent from the beginning. He has worked with individuals, families and small businesses his entire career. In this capacity, he has worked in the personal lines, commercial lines, agribusiness and life and health marketplaces. As a result of working with many types of clients, many carriers, and many coverage needs, Sam has grown to understand and appreciate the myriad ways an insurance professional must work with markets and clients in today’s insurance world.
Sam obtained his Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation in 1996. He has taught coursework for the National Alliance in their CISR program since 2000, has presented in their CIC program since 2004, and in 2009 became a National Faculty Member of the Society of CIC. Sam is also a National Faculty Member in the Agribusiness and Farm Insurance Specialist (AFIS) program. Sam earned his Certified Professional Insurance Agent (CPIA) designation in 2013 and is a Regional Presenter in that program. He has been called upon to offer insurance education in conferences and symposiums across the country over the past several years and has provided services in the capacity of expert consultant.
Sam currently serves as President of the Missouri Insurance Education Foundation