William A. Clement, CLU
President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlanta Life Financial Group
Chairman, Jackson Securities
Mr. Clement is the President & CEO of Atlanta Life Financial Group, Inc.
He is the former Chairman of the Board of the Atlanta Life Financial Group, Incorporated, and has been a member of the board since 1992 and served as Chairman since 2001.
Atlanta Life Financial Group
is a privately-held financial services company that consists of three operating units: Atlanta Life Insurance Company, Herndon Capital Management
and Jackson Securities
These companies provide a range of financial solutions to help individual and institutional customers manage their insurance and investment needs.
is a third generational insurance professional, and is the former Chairman and co-founding stockholder of The Clement Insurance Group, Incorporated
, a multi-line insurance agency.
was awarded the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation by the American College of Chartered Life Underwriters
He is also a licensed insurance agent in the State of Georgia for Life, Accident & Health, and Property & Casualty insurance.
Mr. Clement also has extensive experience in the financial services industry.
He was the former Vice President and Senior Loan Officer of Citizens Trust Bank in Atlanta, Georgia, and an institutional salesperson with The Robinson-Humphrey Company, Inc., a member firm of the New York Stock Exchange.
was also engaged by the City of Atlanta as a pension consultant to the City of Atlanta General Employees, Police and Fire pension funds.
He is a board member of Radiant Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: RADS) AND TRX (NASDAQ: TRXI).
Mr. Clement is Vice-Chair of the board of Opportunity Funding Corporation and a trustee of the Maynard Jackson Youth Foundation.
He is on the Board of Directors of The Commerce Club, Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Trustee Board of Antioch Baptist Church.
Appointed by President Carter, Mr. Clement served as the Associate Administrator of the US Small Business Administration in Washington, D.C. during the Carter Administration.
Mr. Clement was the Chairman of the Board of the Atlanta Business League, and a former co-chair of the Atlanta Action Forum.
He also served as Vice-Chairman of Atlanta Downtown Improvement District, Inc; and was a member of The Carter Center Board of Councilors.
served on the Greater Grady Task Force
on re-structuring Grady Hospital
Bill was a charter member of the 100 Black Men of Atlanta.
Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Mr. Clement received his BA from Morehouse College and his MBA from the Wharton Business School, University of Pennsylvania.
As a member of the Society of International Business Fellows, he studied at the London School of Economics.