Charlie Lydecker

Halifax Insurance Partners, LLC (Ormond Beach)

Charlie is CEO of Foundation Risk Partners, a fast growing independent insurance agency operation headquartered in Daytona Beach, Florida.

Prior to becoming CEO of FRP, Charlie spent 26 years at Brown & Brown, Inc. serving in a variety of leadership positions including: Retail Division President, Regional President, and Profit Center Leader.   He also served on their Senior Leadership Council.

Charlie is Chairman of the Florida Birth Related Neurological Injury Compensation Association (NICA), a Director of Gateway Banks of Florida, and a Member of the Board of Trustees of American University in Washington, D.C.  He is on the board of the NASCAR Foundation, Halifax Hospital Foundation and the Florida Chamber of Commerce.

Charlie has served two terms as Vice Chairman of the Florida Ethics Commission, Past Chairman of the Florida Housing Finance Corporation, Past Vice Chairman of the Florida Self-Insurers Guarantee Association, and an Executive Board Member of the Florida State Fair Authority.  He is Fundraising Chairman for the YMCA of Volusia/Flagler Counties, Past Chairman of Futures Public Education Foundation, the United Way of Volusia/Flagler (FL) Counties, and the Boy Scouts of America in Daytona Beach.  He has twice served as the Chairman of the Daytona Beach/Halifax Area Chamber of Commerce, and is an Alumnus of Leadership Florida and Leadership Daytona Beach.

Charlie is a 1985 graduate of American University with degrees in Political Science and Business Administration. Charlie has also earned the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), and Associates in Management (AIM) designations.

Charlie is married to Christine and they have three children.