Originally from Brooklyn, NY, Howie moved to Kansas in 1968 to attend Ottawa University. He joined Renaissance Financial in 1997 and currently has over 47 years of experience in the insurance and financial service industry. His main focus is in the area of executive benefit strategies, deferred compensation arrangements, key-person and buy/sell arrangements and succession solutions. Additional services he offers include disability and long-term care insurance and pension strategies.
Howie has been a 24-time Chairman’s Club member*, among other Securian Club memberships, and he is also a qualifying member of the MDRT. He is also a Platinum Member* and Shareholder of Renaissance Financial. Howie was inducted into the Securian Hall of Fame in 2020 commemorating his significant contributions to the values, practices, culture and success of Minnesota Life Insurance Company and Securian Financial Services, Inc.
Howie frequently speaks to various industry groups on relationship building and wealth accumulation through financial products. Howie sits on the board for several organizations, this includes the One Heart Project, an activation campaign with the purpose of mobilizing individuals and organizations across America to participate in a movement to impact incarcerated and at-risk youth, True North Missions, a non-profit organization that provides comprehensive healthcare to the children of the Mayan Indian Tribes in Central America, E3 Scholarship Fund which is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to embrace, empower, and encourage children by providing activity scholarships to help build confidence and self-esteem Howie is also an advisory board member of the Cross First Bank and a member of Premier Resource Group, a marketing and educational organization for experienced financial professionals associated with the Securian Financial Network** in their fields of expertise.
Howie's passion to help people extends way beyond his profession; he also enjoys helping others by connecting them to his ever-growing network. “My ability to positively affect the individuals I come into contact with by introducing them to those who can help to enrich their lives, is what I believe is my jewel. This is my gift to others.”
Howie currently resides with his wife Annie in Leawood, Kansas.
Registered Representative, Securian Financial Services, Inc.
* Awards and club membership are based primarily on commissions, premiums, or fees generated from investment and insurance products and other criteria relative to leadership, achievement, and recruiting. Working with this individual or firm is not a guarantee of future financial results. Investors should conduct their own evaluation.
**The Securian Financial Network, the marketing name for the sales and distribution arm of Securian Financial Group, Inc.; its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a nationwide network of financial services firms. Products and services are offered and sold only by appropriately licensed entities and financial representatives.