Fernando Juarez is a Florida native and graduate of Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Risk Management & Insurance. During his time at Florida State, he completed a claims internship with State Farm Insurance and transitioned to the Georgia Regional office where he progressed from Underwriting to Human Resources. In 2003, Fernando returned to Orlando in an Agency Management role.
In 2005, Fernando joined LassiterWare as a Commercial Risk Advisor partnering with a variety of clients including contractors, manufacturers, distributors and non-profits. During his career with LassiterWare, he has assisted in operations management and is now one of the leading Surety Bond consultants. Fernando’s expertise in providing risk management solutions includes the utilization of in-house experts along with a variety of additional safety & HR resources. With his experience and background, Fernando has been able to create innovative ideas, producing positive results for his clients. His success has earned him the title of Executive Vice President and a seat on the LassiterWare Executive Council representing the Commercial Lines Department.
Fernando attended the William J. Angell Surety School and earned the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation as well as the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC).
Being a true Floridian, Fernando enjoys being outside, visiting Florida’s wonderful beaches, and hiking throughout the southeast with his wife and two children.