Richard L. Gaskell, CLU, FICF, Vice President, Agent Compliance & Special Advisor has been elected to the Board of the Fraternal Field Mangers Association (FFMA)
Rick Gaskell is the Vice President of Agent Compliance and acts as a Special Advisor to the Senior Vice President of Agency and Marketing at the Knights of Columbus. In previous roles with the Knights, as a national field director, Rick specialized in training general agents across the United States and Canada, helping them improve their recruiting, selection and training skills. As Vice President of Training, Rick’s team conducted 14 Home Office training schools each year for field agents, general agents and field directors. His team developed and implemented training initiatives for the field force for both live engagements and virtual training. Beginning his life insurance career as a sales agent in 1982, Rick spent 20 years with several large commercial life companies, holding successively more responsible positions. He joined the Knights of Columbus in 2002. Rick and his wife, Julie, have five children and seven grandchildren. They currently reside in Clinton, Connecticut.