Diversity Panelist – Alan Florez


Alan Florez

CEO of Mitchell Noel Insurance and Director

The Weatherford Partners

Mr. Alan Florez is the CEO & President of Mitchell Noel Insurance. An executive in the insurance brokerage industry for over 10 years, Mr. Florez has worked in all areas of property & casualty insurance. Currently, he is also a Director with The Weatherford Partners, a venture capital and strategic advisory firm. Previously, Mr. Florez served as an Executive Vice President of Brown & Brown Insurance, the 6th largest insurance brokerage in the United States. In this capacity he was the head of its largest retail branch located in the company’s headquarters of Daytona Beach, FL as well as the head of the public entity specialist and subsidiary, Public Risk Insurance Agency. Previously, Florez served as Governor Jeb Bush’s Deputy Director of Legislative Affairs and as his Special Assistant.

Mr. Florez received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Central Florida in 1998. In 2006 he was appointed to the UCF Board of Trustees by Governor Bush and then subsequently by Governor Rick Scott. In addition, he currently serves on the board for Stewart-Marchman-Act Foundation, FUTURES Foundation for Volusia County Schools in Daytona Beach, FL and Take Stock in Children. Alan and his wife, Justine, currently reside in Ormond Beach, Florida. They have two children, Addison and Annabel