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Taylor grew up in Loxley, AL and moved back to Baldwin County to begin his professional career after graduating from Auburn University. He spent the first six years of his insurance career as a property underwriter in Gulf Shores AL where he managed four binders on behalf of Certain Underwriters at Lloyds of London and developed skills in insurance sales, claims management, and risk analysis. He then founded South Shore Insurance Agency in November of 2012.
Taylor serves as Past President of the Alabama Gulf Coast Association of Independent Insurance Agents, where he also served as a Board Member, Treasurer, and Vice President. He has traveled to Washington DC on behalf of the Alabama Association of Independent Insurance Agents to lobby for insurance reform in Alabama. As a co-founder the Local Environmental Conservation Alliance, he helped fund the building of a nationally recognized outdoor classroom in Auburn AL. Currently, Taylor serves on multiple committees and boards including: Vice Chair of the Environmental and Natural Resources Committee for the Coastal Alabama Business Chamber, Alabama Gulf Coast Economic Development Council, the Eastern Shore Ducks Unlimited Chapter, and the Lower Alabama Coastal Conservation Association. He is also an active volunteer with the Master Environmental Educators and a member of the Gulf Shores Kiwanis Club.
When not in the office, Taylor enjoys spending time with his wife, Shelby St. John Norton and his son, Joseph Taylor Norton, Jr. As a family, they like to go inshore fishing, wing shooting, eat Pirates Cove cheeseburgers, and play with their dogs, Gumbeaux and Ellie.
Taylor’s Favorite Quote:
“Be the change you wish to see in the world” – Ghandi
Get to Know Taylor…
Q: If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?
A: Play the piano like a boss!
Q: If you could witness any event (past, present or future) what would it be?
A: As a witness, the battle of Gettysburg
Q: If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would you meet?
A: Benjamin Franklin
Q: If you won the lottery, what is the first thing you would do?
A: Double check the numbers
Q: If you came with a warning label, what would yours say?
A: Beware: This guy likes to teach!