Richard J Cordaro, DIF, DIA, LUTCF
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2018 NAIFA-Iowa Newell C Day Award Winner

Richard J. Cordaro,DIF, DIA, LUTCF 

Rick joined Principal Life Insurance Company in December 1998 as the Disability Income Regional Vice President (DI RVP) covering the states of Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska.

Rick has more than 37 years of experience in the insurance industry, which began as an agent, and then a brokerage representative for The Paul Revere Insurance Group. After his career with Paul Revere, he accepted a position as the Disability Income Supervisor for The Guardian Life Insurance Company.

Rick has taught the LUTC-DI course in Des Moines for more than 25 years, and is a frequent speaker for companies and associations around the Midwest. He frequently presents continuing education courses for NAIFA-Iowa. He has authored several articles, and published a continuing education course on disability income insurance.

Rick is a Past President of the International DI Society. He is a Past President of the Des Moines Association of Life Underwriters (now NAIFA-Central Iowa), and has served as a Trustee for the Iowa Association of Life Underwriters (now NAIFA-Iowa). He is a recipient of the NAIFA-Central Iowa Gene Helton Memorial Award for his contribution to the local and the insurance industry. In 2014, Rick was awarded the W. Harold Petersen Lifetime Achievement Award from the International DI Society. In 2016, Rick was awarded the William Barrett Distinguished Service Award from the IDIS. He is also an 8-time Principal Life Recognition Circle qualifier (formerly called MART).

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