In 1995, Archie founded Peachtree Benefit Group, an Atlanta-based insurance brokerage firm that specializes in corporate benefit planning and consultation. Through exceptional leadership and strategic vision, he has led the firm to its designation as an “Elite Broker” with Anthem of Georgia and has attained exclusive status with many other leading national insurance carriers.
Since its inception, Peachtree Benefit Group has grown to include more than 200 clients throughout the United States across a multitude of industries in the private and public sectors. In addition to providing traditional employee benefit broker services, Peachtree Benefit Group offers clients a full spectrum of solutions-based services and advises them on industry best practices, changing healthcare legislation, the leading benefit technology platforms and executive benefits.
A native of Athens, Ga., Archie graduated from the University of Georgia in 1978 with a degree in Business Administration. He completed the American College of Financial Services designation program to earn his accredited Charted Life Underwriting (CLU) designation in 1986. Archie served as Chairman of Legislative and Governmental Affairs for the Georgia Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (GAIFA), is a member of the Anthem of Georgia Advisory Board and is a Partner with Acrisure LLC, the fastest growing insurance brokerage firm in the United States. He is a member of the Advanced Association of Life Underwriters (AALU) and National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU) as well as a lifetime member of the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT).
In addition to his service within the insurance industry, Archie is active in many civic and charitable foundations, including the Alumni Board for the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia, the Presidents Club and McGill Society at the University of Georgia, and Peachtree Presbyterian Church. He is a respected member of the Capital City Club in Atlanta and the Waterfall Country Club in Clayton.
Archie and his wife, Robin, live in Brookhaven.