About Us

R. Steve Briggs

R. Steve Briggs was elected Treasurer of the SFK board in 2017. He is President of Petra Life Services. While earning a B.A. degree in mathematics at Birmingham-Southern College in 1969, Steve began his career with Protective Life Insurance Company in Birmingham, Alabama, as a student actuary. He left the Advanced Underwriting Department to take an agent’s contract in direct sales where he qualified for the Million Dollar Round Table, eventually becoming a Life Member.  Mr. Briggs returned to the Protective Life home office as Senior Vice President in charge of individual life sales and ultimately moved to Executive Vice President in charge of all the individual products, including the life and annuity lines. He has served numerous community boards including the Rotary Club of Birmingham, United Way of Central Alabama, the Birmingham Chapter of American Red Cross, and former Chairman of the Norton Board of Advisors at Birmingham-Southern College.  He currently serves as Vice-Chairman of the Board of The Foundry Ministries and Changed Lives Christian Center and is Chairman of the Addiction Prevention Coalition.