Mike Causey, Commissioner of Insurance and State Fire Marshal

Mike Causey

Insurance Commissioner & State Fire Marshal

Mike Causey Photograph (Color), (BW)

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner and State Fire Marshal Mike Causey is dedicated to ensuring consumers have lower insurance rates and new and better insurance products by fighting for the stabilization and more competition in the state’s insurance industry.

Causey is a businessman with more than 25 years in the insurance industry – as an agent, manager, supervisor, and agency owner.

Commissioner Causey is a native of Guilford County where he still lives with his wife of 43 years. He began his insurance career with Metropolitan Life Insurance Company in Charlotte and furthered his expertise in the industry as he continued working as superintendent of agencies for Standard Life Insurance Company before owning his own agency.

Causey graduated from High Point University with a B.S. in Business Administration where he continued his graduate studies. He received his Executive Management Certificate from Purdue University and the distinguished Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) Designation, the premier designation for insurance professionals, from the American College.

In addition to his experience in the insurance industry, Commissioner Causey has been a lifelong farmer and entrepreneur, owning several family businesses, including an antique store, a farm equipment dealership and a produce market.