Let’s Team-UP against risk.

Deborah A. Winters

Assistant Vice President, Private Risk Management Consultant

(863) 284-3115


Deborah Winters has 35+ years of experience in the Property & Casualty Insurance Industry, joining Lanier Upshaw in 2001. She attended Lee University and Polk State College. Deborah’s designations are Professional in Insurance Account Management (PIAM), Certified Professional Insurance Woman (CPIW), Certified Professional in Insurance (CPII) and she is working towards her Associate in Personal Insurance (API). Deborah has dedicated the last 13 years helping successful clients protect their families and their investments; their home(s), vehicles, jewelry, fine arts, and toys.

Born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Deborah grew up in Sumter, South Carolina and now resides in Winter Haven, Florida. She has two sons and six grandchildren, all of whom live in Tennessee.

Deborah is active in her community, serving as a Winter Haven Chamber Ambassador, a Board member for Habitat for Humanity of East Polk County, the American Cancer Society, a mentor for Florida Baptist Children’s Home/One More Child and is the Board Chair for Junior Achievement of Polk & Highlands Counties.

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. - Winston Churchill