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Don Etheredge - President TSG-Tyler

Don Etheredge, CIC, President, Texas Security General-Tyler, began his Insurance Career in 1977. After graduating from Texas Tech University, Class of ‘76, Don held positions with several Insurance Carriers including Farmers Insurance Group, Crum & Forster Insurance Company as well as Trinity Insurance Companies before entering the MGA/Surplus Lines business in 1982.


In 1990, Mr. Etheredge Co-founded Texas Commercial Insurance Facilities (TCIF), an MGA/Surplus Lines brokerage located in Tyler, Texas. TCIF was acquired by Texas Security General Insurance Agency, LLC, a subsidiary of Brown & Brown Wholesale, on June 1st, 2018.


Don has held several Industry leadership positions including President of the Texas Surplus Lines Association, Inc. He has 2 daughters and 4 Grandchildren, enjoys being with friends, playing live music, golf and spending time working/playing on his Northeast Texas ranch.