David Paddison, CPCU, AFSB, AAI serves as President of Sterling Seacrest Pritchard and has proven expertise in risk management and insurance plan design for major contractors, national retailers and large property management firms in every region of the United States. He holds a Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation.

A native of Savannah, David has been active in the local insurance and business community for more than 30 years. An advocate of community involvement and civic participation, David has always encouraged his team to give back to the community through their participation and support of non-profit organizations. David was recognized by Junior Achievement as an inductee into the Savannah Business Hall of Fame. He is a graduate of Leadership Savannah and has held numerous leadership positions on several boards including:

• Union Mission, Board Member and Past Chair
• Savannah Economic Development Authority, Board Member and Past Chair
• Savannah Chamber of Commerce, Board Member
• 200 Club of the Coastal Empire, Board Member
• Memorial Health University Foundation, Board Member and Past Vice Chair
• United Way Capital Campaign Committee
• Savannah Foundation, Board Member
• Armstrong Atlantic State Foundation, Board Member
• The Lady Bamford Center, Board Member
• JCB Mud Run, Past Event Chair
• Historic Savannah Foundation Race for Preservation, Past Event Chair