John K. Boyce, Jr., CPCU

John was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas and graduated from Amarillo High School in 1942. John attended the United States Military Academy at West Point and graduated forty-third in the Class of 1945. After being commissioned an officer in the Corps of Engineers and serving three years in the European Theater, John attended and graduated with a MBA degree from The Wharton School of Finance at the University of Pennsylvania in 1951. Upon graduation, John returned to Amarillo to join his father John Boyce, Sr. at Williams-Boyce Agency, LLP. Soon after his return, John completed the requirements to be awarded the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) designation.

John is married to Sidney and they are the proud parents of John III, Beaumont, Peter, and William. In addition, they are proud grandparents of nine grandchildren. Peter and William, are partners with their father at Williams-Boyce Agency, LLP.

Throughout his career, John has remained active in many civic and professional organizations including serving as a committee chairman and board member of the Independent Insurance Agents of Texas; the Independent Insurance Agents of the Panhandle, past President; St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, past Senior Warden; The Rotary Club of Amarillo, past President and recipient of 50 year perfect attendance award in 2001; The Salvation Army, Life Member; and the Boy Scouts of America, where he was awarded the Silver Beaver Award.