Clayton is the founder, managing partner and CEO of The Rhoads Group. Clayton and his wife Jenny have 2 daughters (Avery & Charlotte). They live in south Forsyth County. His favorite hobbies/guilty pleasures in no particular order are jamming satellite radio (specifically @AltNation), playing pick up basketball, binge watching Netflix, eating Dutch Monkey Doughnuts, and watching Atlanta Falcons football.
Clayton currently serves as a board member for The United Way of Forsyth County. In 2006, he helped Charter The Rotary Club of North Forsyth. He was elected, and served, as President in 2014. He currently serves as a board member.
Clayton gives annually to 6 organizations – Susan G Komen, St. Judes, Rotary International, The United Way, Girl Scouts of America and Boys Scouts of America.
Clayton also serves on the agency counsel for 2 large insurance carriers – Encompass Insurance and Safeco Insurance. He is the President Elect for the Safeco agency counsel.
Prior to founding the agency, he worked for Liberty Mutual. During his time as an agent there, he learned about the Independent Agent channel and quickly fell in love. He believes 100% that the IA channel is the best way for the consumer, the agent, and the insurance carrier to do business.
3 books he recommends everyone should read: The Sell, The Compound Effect, and The One Thing.