Bart Gunter was raised in Orlando, Florida and moved to Tallahassee in 1976.  He graduated from Tallahassee Lincoln High School and  received an A.A. degree from Tallahassee Community College and a B.A. degree from the University of Florida.  After several years as a staff member for former U.S. Senator Bob Graham, Mr. Gunter began his insurance career with Rogers, Atkins Insurance, Inc. in 1991 and became a partner and shareholder of Rogers, Gunter, Vaughn Insurance, Inc. in 2001.

As a licensed life, health and property casualty agent for the last 16 years, Gunter earned the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation.  As an experienced Risk Manager Gunter has lectured and provided continuing education courses for numerous statewide Associations.  He has lead consulting teams for RGVI with the State Department of Insurance and Leon County.

Gunter’s community service has included serving on the board of the Leon County Schools Foundation and is currently President of the Lincoln High School Alumni Association.  Gunter is a graduate of Class XX of the Leadership Tallahassee, and has served twice as the President of the Independent Insurance Agents of Tallahassee.   He is a Past Chairman of Kids Incorporated and also serves on the Board of Working Well.