RAY M. NEFF, MAAA, ASA, FLMI

RAY M. NEFF, MAAA, ASA, FLMI
Chairman
Board of Directors

Ray is a Partner and the Chairman of the Board for Beacon. He has significant executive experience in both the public and private insurance sectors. For the past 10 years, he has been the founding principal of Neff & Associates Insurance Consulting, Inc., & Insurance Home Office Services, LLC. From 1986 to 1998, he served as President and CEO of FCCI Insurance Group in Sarasota, Florida.

In the public sector, Ray was the Division Director, Department of Labor and Employment Security, Division of Workers’ Compensation, for the state of Florida. He also was Bureau Chief for the Florida Department of Insurance Bureau of Rates. He is a member of the American Academy of Actuaries, Associate Society of Actuaries, and the Fellow Life Office Management Institute. Ray has also served on the Florida Joint Underwriting Association Board, the Florida Self-Insurance Fund Guaranty Association Board, the Florida Workers’ Compensation Oversight Board, and the Florida Workers’ Compensation Joint Underwriting Association.

Ray earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Mathematics and Accounting from Central Michigan University and a Master’s of Arts degree in Actuarial Science from the University of Michigan. Ray is married to his lovely wife Ann and has several children and grandchildren.