About Us

Coast Benefit Professionals, LLC was established to provide employers of the Gulf Coast with a professional level of benefits service not found in insurance sales organizations. Our team is invested in supporting your company’s success by working to design and implement a benefit plan to suit your needs.

Sherri Baker

is the President of Coast Benefit Professionals, LLC. She has over 25 years of experience in employee benefits and human resources

Designations: Certified Employee Benefit Specialist – Fellow Group Benefits Associate Retirement Plans Associate SHRM – Senior Certified Professional Senior Professional in Human Resources


Samantha Gunter Wilson

is the Client Services Manager of Coast Benefit Professionals. She has over 18 years of experience servicing insurance clients’ needs. Samantha is responsible for all aspects of customer support, including maintaining, servicing and marketing of account. She serves as liaison between client and carrier, utilizing advanced problem-solving skills and diplomacy.

Amy Harris Travis

is a Gulf Coast native and the newest member of the Coast Benefit Professionals team. She holds a license in Life, Accident and Health and looks forward to serving businesses across Mississippi. She earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from The University of Mississippi. Amy is a dedicated and very active member of Junior Auxiliary of Biloxi-Ocean Springs and First Presbyterian Church of Ocean Springs. Amy’s experience developing relationships runs deep as she started her career at the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce in 2003, where she served as a project manager of the fundraising department. From there she went on to develop business for National Cinemedia, Pharmatech and then University Parent Media. In 2011 she returned home to Ocean Springs where she currently resides and enjoys life with all of her guys: husband, Jake; sons Bain and Andrew and Frank their Goldendoodle and Skipper, her Bay Quarter Horse.