David Woods Is Named CEO Of NAIFA
The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors has named David F. Woods, CLU, ChFC, as its new Chief Executive Officer.
The current president of NAIFA, Richard A Koob, describes the qualities the group felt was needed in a new CEO: “Someone who understands where weve been and where we need to go in the future; someone who is comfortable supervising a staff of senior management; someone who is connected to our industry.”
“David Woods has a unique blend of all those attributes,” Koob says.
As a top producer with Mass Mutual, Woods was a 32-year member of the Million Dollar Round Table. He served as president of NAIFA for the 1986-87 term and has received the John Newton Russell Award.
Currently, Woods is president of the Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education (LIFE) and will keep this position when he assumes his post at NAIFA.