Baton Rouge, LA – LWCC recently welcomed Thomas K. “Tommy” Huval, CIC as the newest member to its board of directors. Governor John Bel Edwards appointed Huval to serve as a representative of agents licensed to sell workers’ compensation insurance in Louisiana with executive-level experience.
Huval has been regional president of the retail division at Brown & Brown, Inc. since September 2015 and serves as its senior vice president. Huval serves as president and CEO of Brown & Brown of Louisiana, LLC (formerly Huval Insurance Agency, Inc.) based in Lafayette, La. He serves as chairman of the board of Farmers-Merchant Bank & Trust. Huval has served as president of the Breaux Bridge Area Chamber of Commerce and as a director of Prevent Child Abuse Louisiana. Further, Huval has served as a board member for the Diocese of Lafayette School Board and for the Independent Insurance Agents Association of Louisiana (IIABL). He also has sat on a number of industry councils and has been active in numerous civic and charitable endeavors.
“I am pleased to join LWCC’s board of directors and grateful for the opportunity,” said Huval. “It is an honor to be appointed by Governor Edwards to serve on the board and contribute to the success of this great organization. LWCC is vitally important to the Louisiana community, and I look forward to this opportunity to have a positive impact accordingly.”
“Mr. Huval has a strong history of accomplishment and leadership within the insurance industry,” stated LWCC Board Chairman Jim Hall. “He will be a great addition to our board and will serve as a voice of support for our valued agent community.”