Terry L. Tadlock, CIC, CPCU, CRIS is a 34 year veteran of the insurance industry. Tadlock recently joined the Correll Insurance Group of agencies as the President of Coastal Plains Insurance, LLC (CPI). As part owner, Terry is responsible for the day to day operations of CPI.
Prior to joining CPI, Tadlock was owner and CEO of Florida Insurance Educators, Inc., an insurance education and consulting firm which, in conjunction with Florida Insurance School, works with state and national organizations to provide a variety of educational courses and consulting services.
Terry continues to accept national speaking engagements and writes technical articles for a variety of state and national insurance publications. In his spare time Terry is also recognized by Federal and State courts as an expert on insurance coverages and serves as an expert witness.
Terry began his career in 1979 in Florida. The majority of this time was spent as the principal of an independent insurance agency, where he specialized in a variety of professional liability programs as well as designing several specialty programs specifically serving the construction industry.
Tadlock also worked with the Florida Department of Insurance where he was the Administrator of Agents Licensing. In this position his primary responsibilities included the approving individuals for agent licensing and supervising the writing of all state insurance examinations. During this time he also represented the state of Florida on the National Test Development Committee which sets standards for agents licensing examinations.
Currently, Terry holds a Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation and is a National Faculty Member of the Society. In addition, he serves as the Educational Consultant in the States of North Carolina and South Carolina. Terry also holds a Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriting (CPCU) and Construction Risk and Insurance Specialist (CRIS) professional designations.