Welcome to the Independent Insurance Agents of Northeast Florida (IIANF). The Association, in existence since 1927, is a thriving professional membership association serving its Agency and Associate members with a variety of valuable benefits and resources.

The Board of Directors of IIANF, hope you’ll find this site useful. Enjoy the visit and please feel free to contact us.

Association Events

Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017
Jax Icemen Hockey Game & Pre-Game Party
(download PDF)

Jacksonville Memorial Coliseum
6:00 p.m.-10 p.m.

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Friday, Oct. 27, 2017
Oktoberfest Tennis Tourney
(download PDF)

Deercreek Country Club tennis complex
1:00-5:00 p.m.
Registration info contact [email protected]



SmartStart4Kids Annual Supply Drive & Donation Party Sponsored by Young Agents Council (YAC) and Velocity Risk

Event Date/Times: Tuesday August 15th, 6:30-8 p.m.

Location: Moxie Kitchen and Cocktails at the Markets at St Johns Town Center,

Registrations: please RSVP to [email protected]

Additional information at the IIANF Facebook page 



Make a Wish Walk in Jacksonville

Sponsored by Trusted Choice

Event Date/Times: Sat. May 6, 2017 – Registration: 8:30 AM, Walk: 9:30-11:30 AM

Location: Unity Plaza; 220 Riverside Avenue; course is 2 miles

Registrations Fees: $20 Adult Walker; youth and children welcome. Pets welcome. Free Parking

Click here to register for the Jacksonville Trusted Choice Team



School Supplies Collection Party
Hosted by FAIA’s Young Agents Council Zone 4
Wednesday August 3, 2016 at Casa Marina Hotel Penthouse Lounge
6-8 p.m.
Complimentary drinks, appetizers, give-aways.
Donations benefit the Malivai Washington Foundation’s after school programs.
List of supplies
RSVP by August 1st to [email protected] or [email protected]



Wednesday April 13th
6:00-8:00 p.m.

Florida Association of Insurance Agents (FAIA.com)
Young Agents Council Reception

Seachasers, Jacksonville Beach

For more info, visit:

Thursday, March 3, 2016
"The Hidden Connection: Insurance and BBQ"
CE (3 hour; course #88977) and BBQ lunch
Instructor: David Thompson, FAIA

FREE to IIANF members/$10 for non-members
BBQ Lunch 12 noon to 1 p.m.; class from 1-4 p.m.
Address: Paul Davis Restoration of North Florida office at 2111 N. Liberty Street, Jacksonville
To register, go to: http://north-florida.pauldavis.com/ce-classes/

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 

Flood Legislation Update CE Class and Lunch
Hosted by Wright Flood and IIANF
10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Mimi's Cafe (St. Johns Town Center)

To register, simply send an email to [email protected]
Free to IIANF Members; $15 to non members and guests

Holiday Luncheon and Sole4Souls Used Shoe Drive
Guest Speaker: Elton Rivas, Founder, One Spark
Friday December 11, 2015
11:30 a.m. Registration; 12-1:30 p.m. Program & Buffet Lunch
San Jose Country Club, Jacksonville

To register, simply send an email to [email protected]
The program is free (2 complimentary tickets) to IIANF Members;
$15 for non members and guests.

For more information about the Soles4Souls shoe drive, download this PDF.

October 21, 2015
CE Class & Armada Game Event
click here for details (PDF)

September 29, 2015
Black Finn Ameripub at St. Johns Town Center

Speaker: Chip Greene, Chair, FAIA

11:30 am-12:00 pm Registration and Networking
12:00 pm-2:00 pm Lunch and Speaker

April 16, 2015
Free Flood Class hosted by Seacoast Underwriters on Big I Day
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Wed. Feb. 25, 2015
Ramada Inn & Conference Center
9160 Baymeadows Road, Jacksonville 32256

Free CE Classes!
5 Hour "Ethics" Class & Lunch, 10 am-4 pm, hosted by Paul Davis Restoration
2 Hour "Changing Attitudes & Creating Opportunities," 1-3 pm hosted by FAIA Education Dept.

To register, email [email protected] by Feb. 23rd
Free to IIANF members! $35 (Ethics & Lunch) for non-IIANF members.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Annual Holiday Luncheon & Past President's Recognition
and donation drive for gently worn shoes!

Time: 11:30-12 noon Registration, 12-1:30 Lunch and Speaker

Site: San Jose Country Club, Jacksonville

Speaker: The Honorable Florida Senator Aaron Bean

Cost: Free to IIANF members. Guests are $20.

Eventbrite - IIANF Annual Holiday Luncheon & Past President's Recognition

Wednesday November 19, 2014
Hotel Indigo -- 9840 Tapestry Circle, Jacksonville
8:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.
"Peak Performance Sales Training"
Mark Antonio is the Boss Marketer who shares his proven ways to build sales!
Free to IIANF members. $20 for non IIANF members and guests. 

Eventbrite - Peak Performance Sales Training with Mark Antonio

“Law and Ethics for the Insurance Professional” (5 credits) CE Class is being offered on Thursday, September 4, 2014, from 12 noon to 5 pm at the National Training Center of Paul Davis Restoration located at 7251-6 Salisbury Road, Jacksonville FL 32256. Registration and lunch is from 11:30 am to 12 noon. This 5-hour CE Class is complimentary to IIANF members. Register online by August 27th at PDRESTORATIONNF.com. If you have questions, call the IIANF office at 904.460.9577.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

SmartStart4Kids School Supply Drive Drop Off Party


Sneakers on Baymeadows Road
5:30-7:00 p.m.

Bring your School Supplies and enjoy Food, Drink, Networking, and Great Prizes!
And, learn about the Armada FC (soccer) club!
School supplies go to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Florida

Please RSVP your attendance to [email protected] by August 11, 2014

June 19 and 20
FAIA Convention at Gaylord Palms - Exhibit Hall

Stop by the Local Board Booth #212
- Register to win great prizes!
- Stop by for a cool refreshment!
- Talk to us about the ROI of Local Board membership & involvement!
- Learn how to get involved in the Northeast Florida marketplace!


Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Business Etiquette and Best Practices with Diann Catlin

Registration: 11:30 a.m.
Luncheon and Presentation: 12 noon to 1:30 p.m.

Venue: Maggiano's Little Italy Restaurant at St. John Town Center

RSVP: email [email protected] or call the IIANF office at 904.460.9577

Cost: $10 per person includes scrumptious family style lunch, beverage, free parking






September 27, 2013
Sheraton Four Points Hotel, Baymeadows Road, Jacksonville

"Obama Healthcare"
2 Hour CE Class
10 am to 12 noon
Quarterly Luncheon Meeting
12 to 1 pm
Speaker: Richard Orsini, handwriting specialist

Cost: free to current members
Non member fees, click here
Pay at the door with check or credit card

Reservations: call Margy at 904.993.7176 or email [email protected]  



Next Event: Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Legislative Session: 2013 Review and 2014 Preview, Luncheon and Q&A
Noon–1:30 p.m.

FAIA Senior Vice President Kyle Ulrich moderates a panel discussion on the 
2013 session and the outlook for 2014, with state Senator Aaron Bean and state Representative W. Travis Cummings.

Legislative Roundup 2013 Class
with with FAIA Instructor Bill Perkins, AAI; FAIA Vice President & General Counsel Laura Pearce, Esq., AAI; and Senior Vice President, Public Affairs, Kyle Ulrich, CAE. 
2:00–4:00 p.m.

Find out how the legislation passed in the 2013 session will affect you, 
your clients, and your agency.

This course has been approved by the Department of Financial Services for two (2) hours of continuing education credit (intermediate) CE #84778, General Lines Combo; (intermediate) CE #84779, Adjuster (Law and Policy).

The day's events will be held at the Main Street America Group. Parking, which is free, is available in the 3rd floor garage of the MSA building.  

Registration Information

A $25 registration fee covers the luncheon and the training. 

REGISTER www.faia.com

Onsite registration is available starting at 11:00 a.m.

Organized by the Young Agents Council and held in conjunction with the Independent Insurance Agents of Northeast Florida.

Members of the IIANF receive one complimentary registration. Please email Margy at [email protected] and let her know your attendance at the event to attend free. 




February 13, 2013

9:00 am to 12:00pm: CE Class - "Commercial Insurance Topics" 
12 :00 pm to 1:30 pm: Luncheon
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Main Street America Group
4601 Touchton Road East, Suite 3400
Jacksonville, FL 32246
3rd floor in the building with the large MSA Group moniker on top of it.
Free Parking! 

Free to IIANF members



Friday, September 21, 2012

Maggiano's Little Italy at St Johns Town Center
11:30 am Networking and Registration
12-1:30 p.m. Luncheon and Presentation

Guest Speaker is Tom Van Berkel, CEO and President, The Main Street America Group
and Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce Chairman   

Tom Van Berkel is chairman, president and chief executive officer of The Main Street America Group, a super regional property/casualty insurance company that writes commercial lines and personal lines in 27 states, and surety and fidelity in 44 states. The company offers its products exclusively through a network of 2,000-plus independent insurance agents.

Tom is chair of the Jacksonville, Fla., Chamber of Commerce board of irectors. Tom has also held several other leadership positions at the JAX Chamber including treasurer of the board of directors, chair of the board of governors and chair of JAXUSA Partnership, the Chamber’s economic development division. Additionally, Tom is vice president of finance for the North
Florida Council of the Boy Scouts of America, chair of the River Club of Jacksonville’s board of directors and is a board member and the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America. 

Big I Day
Thursday, April 19, 2012

Golf, Tennis and Dinner at Ponte Vedra Golf and Country Club
Click here for details



 Annual Holiday Luncheon and CE Class

and Recognition of Past Presidents of IIANF
On Friday December 16, 2011 at San Jose Country Club ~ Jacksonville FL

Luncheon is 12 noon to 1:15 p.m. with guest speaker, Mr. Rick Catlett, President of the Gator Bowl. Before the luncheon meeting, take advantage of a CE Class, “Premium Finance Express” a 2 hour class taught by Imperial Finance. The class is being held at San Jose CC on Dec. 16th from 9:30 to 11:30 am.

Cost: 2 free lunches and Class resigrations for Agency Members; 1 free lunch and CE Class registration for Associate Members. Additional lunch and CE Class combo for any participant is $20.

Payment: If you plan to pay at the door, make check payable to IIANF. No shows are billed. Register online by clicking here. And, if you want to be invoiced, please let us know. Registration deadline is December 12th. 



You're Invited to Big E Day at UNF University Center - February 20, 2011

Click here for details and registration form

Independent Insurance Agents of Northeast Florida
Invite you to their


Thursday, December 9, 2010 

San Jose Country Club  
Annual Holiday Luncheon, 12 noon to 1 p.m.
Jeff Grady, President of FAIA is speaker
Shoe Drive through Soles4Souls  

IIANF will also recognize its Past Presidents and install its 2010-2011 Board of Directors.

RSVP to the Annual Holiday Luncheon by sending an email to Margy Lang, IIANF Association Director at [email protected].

One free registration per IIANF member. Additional members just $10 each. Non IIANF members and guests are $20 each. Bring payment, in the form of a check, made payable to IIANF. Registration opens at 11:30 a.m.

Bring gently worn shoes for the Soles4Souls used shoe drive. Bring $1 per pair to cover the shipping and handling of each pair. Shoes are donated to needy families in the US and in Haiti.   




October 28, 2010

Maggiano's Little Italy
St. Johns Town Center Jacksonville
12 noon - 1 p.m.
Senator John Thrasher, speaker

Senator John Thrasher

Cost for IIANF members: $20 lunch only or w/class $30
Non-members: $30 lunch only or w/class $40

CE Class from 9-12 noon at Maggiano's
Surplus Lines
Download the registration form on register online for lunch and class.  


Tuesday, August 10, 2010
at Sheraton Four Points Hotel at Baymeadows

Featuring Tony Bosselli with Team Team and a
Jaguars Football Club Update

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11:30 a.m. Registration
12 – 1:15 p.m. Luncheon

Each Agency and Associate member receives
three (3) complimentary Lunches and Class registrations.
Because of the limited luncheon space, there are no additional seats available.

RSVP by Friday, July 30, 2010 by sending an email to [email protected] or by
calling Margy Lang, IIANF Association Director at 904-460-9579 or 460-9577.