Billy West began his insurance career with Associated Self Insurance in Montgomery, AL. He spent four years as a Workers Compensation claims adjuster for the largest fund in Alabama and also spent one year working for the Alabama Municipality Insurance fund that represented over 85% of all municipalities in Alabama. After learning the claims side of the business, Billy relocated to Orlando, FL to work for a National Third Party Administrator, Managed Comp where he was responsible for the sales and underwriting for the west coast of Florida. Billy has spent the last ten years in the Insurance Agency sector as a broker/advisor. Starting at M.E. Wilson in 2010, he quickly made partner in 2016.
Billy is an active member of multiple Tampa Bay organizations as well as industry associations: Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce, Independent Insurance Agents of Greater Tampa, C12, Association of Corporate Growth, CBLC and Associated Builders, Contractors Association and CFO Exchange.
Billy’s philosophy of service extends to his community as well. He serves as a director, of “Fore the Children” that he started with a friend to assist families dealing with children with terminal illnesses. Billy also serves as a Board Member for the “Make A Wish Foundation”. He is an active member in his church and coaches both youth football and baseball.