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Founder of JP Capital & Insurance, Inc.; Risk Manager of Jones Petroleum; 10 years of insurance brokerage and risk management experience

Professional Expertise:

Property & Casualty Insurance Program Design; Marketing and Placement; Carrier Relations; Contract Negotiations; Agency Management; Client Relations

Industry Expertise:

Wholesale Distributors; Retail; Energy Specialty Products; Property Management; Pollution Exposures; Real Estate & Development;

Education & Professional Development:

B.S. History, University of Georgia
Hartford School of Insurance

Professional & Community Affiliations:

Member and Current President of the Butts County Rotary Club
Board Member of Partners for Smart Growth which is a group dedicated to establishing and promoting quality growth in Butts County and the surrounding areas.
Appointed Board Member of the Butts County Water and Sewage Department
Advisory Board Member of both Donegal Insurance Company and Utica National Insurance Company
Active Member of the University of Georgia Lettermen’s Club
Active Member of Rock Springs Church
Member of the Grid Iron Society


A six-generation native of Jackson, GA, Mr. Jones founded JP Capital & Insurance, Inc. in 2004, with the purpose of serving as the risk management advisor for the parent company, Jones Petroleum. Mr. Jones quickly saw the opportunity for expansion into the retail insurance brokerage market. Through hard work and dedication, Mr. Jones has built the start-up agency into an established insurance brokerage house founded on professionalism and client service.  

Before his career in insurance, Mr. Jones was a student-athlete at the University of Georgia. Mr. Jones was a four year letterman for the University of Georgia Football team. A former walk-on, Mr. Jones was voted a Permanent Team Captain on the 2002 SEC Championship Team. His contributions to the team helped bring UGA their first SEC Championship in 20 years.

Mr. Jones is married to the former Miss Janice L. Boswell of Griffin, GA. They have one daughter, Stella Owen Jones. Burt enjoys water skiing, fishing, hunting, and attending sporting events with his family.