My Background


Professional Credentials and Designations

• Received a B.S. in Marketing from Louisiana Tech University at Ruston, Louisiana

• Life Underwriting Training Council Fellow

• Qualifying, Court of the Table** Member and Life Member of the Million Dollar Round Table*

• 29 year Post Senior Nylic

• Registered Representative for NYLIFE Securities Inc.

• Consistent 29 year New York Life Lifetime Council Agent – Current and consistent Chairmans council

• Voluntary Benton Parks Complex Director

• Past 2006-2007 President of Shreveport/Bossier Association of Life Underwriters

• New York Life Centurion Award 1990-2016

• Named one of the 1995 Shreveport/Bossier Young Businessmen of the Year

• Named 1990 Shreveport Life Underwriter Young Agent of the Year

* Named 2000 Shreveport Life Underwriter Agent of the Year

• Appointed Honorary Insurance Commissioner for the State of Louisiana in 1993 and in 2000

• Speaker at the 1995 Million Dollar Round Table in Toronto, Canada on VPD

• Speaker at various kick off meetings, sales caravans, general offices, life underwriter state conventions, President's Council, Executive Councils, Barons, Gathering of the Eagles, Worksite Renaissance/T.O.P.S. Convention

• Speaker at 2002 Seguros Monterrey Insurance Symposium of Mexico in Acapulco, Mexico

• Past board member for the University Club, Arthritis Foundation, Palmetto Country Club, and Shreveport-Bossier Executive YMCA Board

• Inclusion in the Who's Who in Executives and Professionals

• Shreveport MFA

• Member Asbury United Methodist Church

• Past head coach for my son's Little League baseball and football team

• Authored an insurance book regarding employee benefits, “Jump Start Your Income with Worksite Marketing”

• Produced a “How To” video on payroll deduction and worksite marketing

• Married to Sharon McGuire for 35 years and have one 23-year old son, Christopher, a Senior and past College baseball player. Majored in Marketing at Louisiana Tech University and a 2016 New York Life agent

*MDRT recognized top 3% throughout the industry as the standard of excellence in life and health insurance sales performance **Court of the Table recognizes top 1%, which is 3 times the production or more of MDRT