Director of Government Affairs
Florida Association of Insurance Agents
FAIA Director of Government Affairs BG Murphy joined FAIA in 2020 from Sentry Insurance where he served as the Government Affairs regional director for the past two years. In his role with Sentry, Murphy managed advocacy efforts on behalf of the carrier for 15 eastern states, including Florida.
Prior to his time at Sentry, BG worked at the Florida Department of Financial Services under two chief financial officers, Jimmy Patronis and Jeff Atwater, as the legislative affairs director and deputy legislative affairs director, respectively. He began his career in Florida’s legislative process as a legislative assistant to Rep. Halsey Bashears in the Florida House of Representatives.
BG and his wife reside in Tallahassee with their two children.