Carey Adamson is vice president for Public Sector Sales for Colonial Life, in Columbia, S.C. Adamson joined Colonial Life in 1991. He has won numerous company awards, including Representative of the Year, Premier Office of the Year, and Public Sector Premium Growth Office of the Year. Adamson’s community involvement and professional development includes: National Association of Health Underwriters, member; Riverwalk Alliance, board member; Central Carolina Economic Alliance Committee of 100, member; Columbia Regional Sports Council, past chairman; Greater Columbia Chamber Issues Committee, member; Northwest YMCA, board member; and Columbia Area Health Underwriters, board member.

Before joining Colonial Life, Adamson worked for Unisys Corporation as a sales manager for 15 years. He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and business administration from Knox College in Galesburg, Ill.