Our team of highly skilled insurance professionals has been intricately put together over the last several decades to address our clients needs. We have 5 generations of talent working on our team today. Brown & Brown believes in recruiting teammates with high integrity and work ethic. We invest in our team through the utilization of Brown & Brown University as well as industry-leading training and continuing education resources.
Franklin Lee Spann graduated from Huntington College in Montgomery, AL in 1977 and, like his brother Jack, joined the family insurance business shortly after that. Lee serves as Vice President of Spann Insurance, a division of Brown & Brown of Tennessee, Inc. He is the general manager of insurance operations for the business. Lee handles operations for personal and commercial insurance and also assists the surety bond operations. After joining the family business, Lee attended Safeco Personal Lines School in Seattle, WA where he received Safeco’s annual award of excellence designation. Over his 40-year career in insurance, Lee has served on multiple agency council committees for companies including: Safeco, Pennsylvania National and Main Street America (formerly National Grange Mutual). He currently serves on Main Street America’s Southeastern Regional Agents Council. Lee enjoys traveling and spending time with his kids and grandkids.
Jennifer serves as our Brown & Brown of TN Account Leader. A graduate of Middle Tennessee State University, she has been in the Accounting and Insurance industry since the early 2000’s. She has led the Brown & Brown of Tennessee Accounting team since 2011. Jennifer is a resident of Mount Juliet, Tennessee and enjoys golfing and spending time with family and friends when away from the office.