Brown & Brown of Detroit names new employee benefits leader

TROY, Mich., November 16, 2021 – Todd Piersol, executive vice president, is pleased to announce that Brown & Brown of Detroit, Inc. has named Tyrone Jordan II as vice president of employee benefits for the agency.

In this role, effective November 1, 2021, Jordan’s primary focus will be on market development and growth initiatives for Brown & Brown in Metro Detroit and throughout the Midwest. He will work closely with all agency stakeholders, including Brown & Brown leadership, the sales team, new producers, customer service and insurance carrier representatives.

Jordan will draw upon his 13 years of insurance experience working for regional and global benefits firms. He is well known for his specialization in the public sector space, where he has spent over a decade serving school districts throughout Michigan.

Regarding Jordan’s new role with the agency, Piersol stated, “We are thrilled to add Tyrone to our impressive team of employee benefits professionals. He has demonstrated the traits of a leader who can enhance our ability to deliver a great experience to our teammates and our customers. This is an exciting time for our team in Detroit!”

Jordan stated, “I am extremely excited to join the rich legacy of Brown & Brown. Together we will continue working to raise the bar as we provide our customers with superior solutions and service.”

Jordan holds both life and health as well as property and casualty licenses. He is certified in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. He proudly supports non-profits, sitting on the boards of G.E.A.R. (Giving Every Athlete Resources) based in Detroit and The Simple Good based in Chicago. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan and is transitioning back to Michigan from Chicago with his wife Annie and his daughter Lola.

Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO) is a leading insurance brokerage firm, delivering risk management solutions to individuals and businesses since 1939. With over 11,000 teammates in more than 300 locations across the U.S. and select global markets, we are committed to providing innovative strategies to help protect what our customers value most. For more information or to find an office near you, please visit


Todd Piersol
Executive Vice President
(586) 977-6300