Alex A. “Bo” Shafer, Jr.
Chairman of the Board
Bo was born in Knoxville to Alex A. & Evelyn Shafer in 1937. Bo attended The University of Tennessee from 1955 to 1960 where he played football for the Volunteers. He graduated in 1960 with a degree in Business Administration.
As the second generation, Bo became President / Owner of Shafer Insurance Agency in 1960. Bo is the Chairman of the Board for Shafer Insurance® and works with many of the non-profit organizations in the community including The Salvation Army and The United Way of Greater Knoxville.