Board of Directors


Gregg Zahn

Chairman of the Board, President, CEO

34 years of insurance marketing and executive management


Sherman Lay

Vice President of Investments, CPA, CLU, FMLI

Over 40 years of Insurance accounting and Acquisition experience


Bill Hill

Rancher; former president of Eastern Oklahoma State College; former executive director of the Kiamichi Economic Development District; former computer science instructor at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College in Miami.


Will Klein

CEO SkyMed International Inc, over 40 years of executive insurance management experience


Tinker Owens

President, Tinker Owens Insurance; 36 years' experience in insurance marketing; two-time All-American at the University of Oklahoma; former member of the New Orleans Saints.


George Peintner

President, Peintner Enterprises; former owner of six insurance agencies.


Gary Sherrer

Director of Development at the Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources for the Oklahoma State University Foundation; Former Oklahoma State Representative; former Secretary of Agriculture; former Secretary of Environment and Director of Water Resources; former Assistant CEO of KAMO Power.


Gerald Kohout

Gerald J. Kohout has been a member of the FBLIC Board of Directors since 2013. He also has served as a Director of FTFC, TLIC and FTCC since 2015. He is a retired officer and director of numerous life and health insurance companies spanning a period of several decades. Mr. Kohout has extensive experience in the administrative operations of life and health insurance companies with significant experience in business mergers, acquisitions, logistics and reorganizations.