Michael Cote has been part of the insurance industry and attending conferences since he was a child. After serving in the Navy as military police, he became a Private Investigator on the WC side of the industry. Then he moved into a sales role for Baxter Restoration where his focus was on Property. He obtained his adjuster’s all lines license in 2015 while working for an IA/TPA Firm. Michael later recruited for Free State for 1 year before taking on the role as VP. He was awarded the Rising Star award from the WCCP in 2017 for his work within the industry.

Michael is originally from New England, but has lived in Florida for most of his life. On his own time he enjoys working out, fishing, martial arts, camping and spending time with his loved ones.