Allen D. Durham, ARe, ARM


Allen Durham is the founder, President and CEO of United Badges Insurance Services, a specialty insurance organization dedicated to serving the unique needs of the Public Safety (First Responder) community. Mr. Durham is honored to have worked with the Public Safety community for 18 of his 23 years of insurance and reinsurance industry experience. Throughout his career, Mr. Durham has designed and implemented numerous insurance programs representing thousands of first responders.

Mr. Durham holds a Bachelor of Science in Risk Management and Insurance from the Florida State University College of Business and a Juris Doctor from the University of Memphis School of Law. In addition, Mr. Durham also holds the Associate in Reinsurance (ARe) and Associate in Risk Management (ARM) industry designations. He is a licensed Property/Casualty (P&C) insurance agent and Life/Accident & Health (A&H) insurance agent in multiple states.

Mr. Durham has been named an honorary member of the Florida Police Chiefs Association, one of only 9 individuals in the history of the state of Florida to receive this honor. He has also been named an honorary member of the Florida State Lodge Fraternal Order of Police. Mr. Durham is a recipient of the prestigious Circle of Gold Award from Florida State University and has been a guest lecturer on several occasions for the Florida State University Risk Management and Insurance major. He has previously served as Chairman of the Florida State University National Alumni Association Board of Directors and has also served on the Executive Committee for the Florida State University College of Business Board of Governors, the Board of Trustees for the Holy Comforter Episcopal School and the Board of Directors for the Southwestern Insurance Information Service. Mr. Durham currently serves on the Florida Catastrophic Storm Risk Management Center Advisory Council.