As Senior Counsel of Capital Strategies, Edmund brings 13 years of experience in senior legal and management positions at two NYSE-traded companies and, most recently, nine years leading a prominent risk-management and employee-benefits brokerage and consulting firm.
He began his legal career at the law firm of Burr & Forman LLP, after which he spent nearly twenty years in executive management positions at Protective Life Corporation (NYSE:PL) and Molton, Allen & Williams LLC, most recently serving as President of MAW. At Protective Life, Edmund served as senior officer responsible for marketing, sales, new-business processes and policyholder services for the direct response channel and as a senior member of the leadership team for individual life, including product development and underwriting.
Edmund finished first in his class and was Valedictorian at Washington & Lee University (B.A. 1982). He is a graduate of the Yale Law School (J.D. 1985). He currently holds his life license, Series 6 and Series 63.
Edmund serves on the boards of Cornerstone Schools of Alabama, The Foundry Ministries, Lone Sheep Ministry, and The Edward Lee Norton Board of Advisors of Birmingham-Southern College. He serves as Chair of Lone Sheep Ministry and of The Hess Center for Leadership and Service at Birmingham-Southern College.