Tim D. Jenkins, for Shelter Insurance in Louisiana, has earned the Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow (LUTCF) professional designation.
The LUTCF is conferred only upon those individuals who meet or exceed the exacting qualification standards determines by the two organizations that jointly sponsor the designation, The American College and the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA).
The designation marks an agent’s long-term commitment to professionalism on behalf of clients, establishes the agent’s competence and business experience, marks the commitment to the American College’s and NAIFA’s Code of Ethics and fosters additional professional development.
In addition to the successful completion of five courses within a 10-course curriculum, LUTCF candidates must also complete an ethics course and be a member in good standing of NAIFA.
Conferees are honored during the American College’s national Knowledge Summit and Commencement exteriorizes. This event will be taking place Nov. 20-22 in Las Vegas, Nev. Each fall, local NAIFA associations nationwide also hold local conferment ceremonies.
Jenkins is a member of the North Missouri Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors and has been active in the profession for five years.
Founded in 1890 as the National Association of Life Underwriters (NALU), NAIFA is one of the nation’s oldest and largest associations representing the interests of insurance professionals from every Congressional district in the United States.
NAIFA members assist consumers by focusing their practices on one or more of the following: life insurance and annuities, health insurance and employee benefits, multiline, and financial advising and investments.
NAIFA’s mission is to advocate for a positive legislative and regulatory environment, enhance business and professional skills, and promote the ethical conduct of its members.