Shawn Byerly, CLU, CFBS is an entrepreneur in the advanced markets of the life insurance industry. He is the chief marketing officer and minority shareholder of Insurance Designers of Oklahoma, a life insurance brokerage firm formed in 1986 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, which has clients in 43 states and produced over 25 million of revenue in 2015. He is also the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Privatized Banking LLC, a financial education company that believes in thinking differently by challenging the status quo as to how families and business owners are educated about money, personal finance and banking. He mentors and provides direction for financial advisors and insurance professionals on applications of the Privatized Banking concept. Privatized Banking, LLC primary office is located in Miami, FL.
He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a degree in International Business with minors in Political Science and Spanish. He also obtained the designation of Chartered Life Underwriter, (CLU) and Certified Family Business Specialist (CFBS) from the American College of Financial Services. He is an authorized practitioner of the Nelson Nash Institute; whose mission is to educate and inspire individuals to take control of their financial lives by reclaiming the banking function from outsiders. He has written numerous articles that have appeared in national insurance magazines. He is currently co-authoring a book titled, "The Physician’s Wealth Reserve" and he signed a contract to co-author a financial book in the summer of 2017, with a 4 time NYT Bestselling Author. He lives in Miami, FL and Tulsa, Oklahoma.