The American Association for Long Term Care Insurance released its list of the top LTC insurance producers in 2007 during its annual conference today in Atlanta.

Award recipients, honored at a breakfast held during the association’s national conference, were the following:

Top 10 Producers, Traditional LTC: Rachel Faiga, Fairfield, Conn.; Stephen Elliott, San Diego, Calif.; Larry Novick, Mission Viejo, Calif.; Matthew Brotherton, Richmond, Va.; Robin Russ, Mobile, Ala.; Michael Russell, Birmingham, Ala.; Charles Griggs, Montgomery, Ala.; Tim Brown, Sherwood, Ore.; Jay Marcus, Irvine, Calif.; and Mary Ellen Dunn, Phoenix, Ariz.

Top 3 MultiLife Producers: Rachel Faiga, Fairfield, Conn.; Robin Russ, Mobile, Ala.; and Michael Russell, Birmingham, Ala.

Top 3 Producers for Combo LTC Benefits: Robert Polley, Tempe, Ariz.; Marjorie McRae, Decatur, Ga.; and Karey Meek-Anderson, Johnston, Iowa.

Top 3 for Life + LTC Benefits: Karey Meek-Anderson, Johnston, Iowa; Donald Cash, Freehold, N.J.; and Mickey Batsell, Leander, Texas.

There are about 40,000 insurance and financial professionals nationwide who sell at least one LTC insurance policy in any year, said Jesse Slome, executive director of the AALTCI.