Coastal Plains Outdoors understands your commitment to your outdoor business and clients. We know that no matter what your particular operation encompasses, you must protect your assets. As an enthusiastic conservation minded company, Coastal Plains Outdoors prides itself on our ability to provide our client’s with the most comprehensive, affordable insurance options for your company.
Outdoor recreation has and still remains a passion of mine. I founded Coastal Plains Outdoors over 20 years ago as a way to provide the outdoor business world with the most comprehensive insurance products available. I understand the needs and everyday operations of outdoor enthusiasts and their businesses. This first hand knowledge translates into experience unrivaled by larger companies. You can put your trust and your client’s trust in Coastal Plains Outdoors.
M.D. ” Brit ” Barker III
Founder of Coastal Plains Outdoors
Involved within the Low country for several decades, M.D “Brit” Barker, III is your LOCAL Insurance Professional. As the former owner of Coastal Plains Insurance and the current owner of Barker Insurance and Coastal Plains Outdoors- Brit is highly qualified, knowledgeable and competent in all aspects of Commercial and Residential Insurance.
Maynard Dorsey Barker, Jr.
Maynard has provided local insurance knowledge and professional service for over 50 years. His commitment to the local community is unparalleled. Maynard has been on the forefront of growth on Hilton Head and within the SC Low Country. He founded the first youth sports program, member and past President of Rotary Club. Served on the board of the Island’s first Youth Recreation Center are just a small fraction of Maynard’s accomplishments. He and his wife, Marianne enjoy three children and eight wonderful grandchildren.
Maynard enjoys time spent in the field with clients, family and friends while dove , duck or quail hunting.
Dorsey – M. Dorsey Barker, IV
Commercial Outdoor Specialist
By majoring in Agriculture at Clemson University, Dorsey has gained extensive knowledge of the outdoors. In addition, by growing up on the family farm managed purely for wildlife and timber, Dorsey has had the hands on education as well. His father took him on his first duck hunt at age 5, his first turkey hunt at age 6, caribou hunting at age 10, fishing the everglades, inshore and off shore fishing…as Dorsey says ‘ my love of the outdoors increases each and every day’. Dorsey is now a 3rd generation in the business.
Brian Alkire started quail and pheasant hunting at a young age with his father. He enjoys summer fishing at the lake in Indiana, salmon fishing in Alaska and deep sea fishing in the Gulf of Mexico. Brian has been in the travel insurance industry over 3 years. He has been with VisitorsCoverage since 2020 and manages the Affiliate Partner program. He is married to his wife of 17 years and has 2 kids which share his love of the outdoors.