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Steward D. Lyman confirmed as Board member

Lyman, StewSteward D. Lyman, LOMA, CLU, FIC, LUTA, FICF, CLF elected to Fraternal Field Manager’s Association Board

The Fraternal Field Manager’s Association confirmed Steward D. Lyman as a Board member at their May 12 meeting in San Antonio, Texas

Stew Lyman is a divisional field manager in the Field Development Department at Modern Woodmen of America, a fraternal financial services organization based in Rock Island, Ill.

Mr. Lyman joined Modern Woodmen in 2001 as a field representative before taking over his current position in 2003.

In his position, Mr. Lyman provides consultative support to regional directors and managing partners on recruiting, training and supervision. He conducts management training schools and conferences and develops recruiting and supervision materials.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in education from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina in Charleston. He has earned his Chartered Leadership Fellow and Fraternal Insurance Counsellor designations and is series 7, 63 and 65 registered.

Stew, his wife, Cheryl, and their two children live in Moline, Ill.

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2013-2014 Officers announced

Please join us in welcoming the 2013-2014 Fraternal Field Managers’ Association Officers.

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Vice President, Agencies
Knights of Columbus
1 Columbus Plaza
New Haven, CT 06510
Phone: (203) 752-4262


Mark Dean Color Photo resizedMark Dean – Past President
Director, Business Development Consultant
Financial Consulting Group
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans
625 Fourth Avenue S.
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Phone: (612) 844-6818

Head Shot TEA resizedTom Adamson – Past President
Vice President Sales
Catholic Order of Foresters
355 Shuman Boulevard, PO Box 3012
Naperville, IL 60566
Phone: (630) 983-4917

Pearson_James_713 resizedJim Pearson – Executive Secretary/Treasurer
Director of Field Education
Woodmen of the World
1700 Farnam St.
Omaha, NE 68102
Phone: (402) 271-7250


Anderson_Elvis_912 resizedElvis O. Anderson, FICF
Sr. Vice President, National Field Manager
Woodmen of the World
1700 Farnam St.
Omaha, NE 68102
Phone: (402) 997-7910


Barnes Pat_06 resizedPatrick J. Barnes, FLMI, CLU
Chief Marketing Officer
Modern Woodmen of America
1701 1st Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201
Phone: (309) 786-6481


Felton2012 003 resizedGreg Felton, CLU, ChFC
National Sales Director
National Slovak Society of the USA
351 Valley Brook Road
McMurray, PA 15317
Phone: (724) 731-0094


Greg-Sloan- 2013 resizedGreg Sloan, FIC
Western Canada Senior Regional Director
FaithLife Financial
45 Dalkeith Dr., Unit 1, Upper
Branford, ON N3P 1M1
Phone: (519) 752-2224


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Vice President of Sales
Catholic Financial Life
1100 W. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI 53233
Phone: (414) 278-6590

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Fraternal Field Managers’ Association to hold first ever Annual Meeting

3555 S Ocean Dr  Hollywood, FL 33019
Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa
3555 S Ocean Dr Hollywood, FL 33019

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — The Fraternal Field Managers’ Association is pleased to announce that the first ever annual meeting will take place on Sept. 5, 2013 in conjunction with the American Fraternal Association Annual Meeting at the Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa in Hollywood, Fl. The meeting will run from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the resort, and will include remarks from Past President Mark Dean and incoming President Joe Martinez.

The inagural FFMA Annual Meeting will provide an open forum for the FFMA board to update representatives of FFMA member societies on the many benefits of membership in the organization. The meeting will also serve as an opportunity for any representative to ask questions about the FFMA and its various programs, as well as provide a venue to seek input as to what needs may be met or supported by the FFMA to their field managers and leaders.

For more information about the American Fraternal Association Annual Meeting, please visit their website.