But Lloyd’s true passion is to help others and give back to the community. Professional success is one thing, but as Lloyd has got on in his career he realized just how important it is to try and make a difference in others’ lives. Working out of his InsuranceHub agency in his Lawrenceville community, outside metro-Atlanta, he invests a lot of his spare time into the Home of Hope at Gwinnett Children’s Shelter, a charity that offers a safe environment for homeless children and their mothers “I’m blessed that I’ve been reasonably successful in life with regard to business,” Lloyd says. “But that pales in comparison to [giving back]. When you go to bed at night, you know, it’s not that we made X amount of profit, or we did this or did that, it’s like, ‘I did good today, outside of work.’ “You just know that you’ve done good, that some people’s lives were changed as a result of your small contribution.” Do you deserve an award for philanthropy and community service or an award in one of 23 other categories at the Insurance Business Awards? Nominate yourself or a colleague now – it’s free to enter and takes just a few minutes. Lloyd was recently recognized by Nationwide for his charitable work, and was granted Nationwide Insurance’s Regional Community Service Award. “You wish you could do more,” he explains. “I get kind of emotional about this. Maybe there are other things we need to be doing that could help those that are in need.

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