Richard T. “Dick” Cleary
Dick is the Founder and President of FSEdNet - Financial Services Educational Network, LLC, specializing in virtual video-based training platforms which helps launch, retool and re-energize financial professionals, managers, associates and staff in the financial services industry. This experience can be facilitator led or completed via a self-study curriculum which compliments any company or firm's training and/or sales system. Through foundational knowledge, FSEdNet builds confidence through competence.
Dick retired as the President of The Partners Network, which was comprised of seven offices covering Central and South Florida, along with detached affiliates located throughout the state.
Originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Dick was fortunate to be able to serve over seven years in the U.S. Navy, living and serving overseas, aboard ship and across our country. He completed college while serving at the University of Laverne. Following his service, he enjoyed 19 years with Jefferson Pilot. Dick’s primary affiliation for 14 years thereafter was with John Hancock Financial Network.
A 13 qualifier for the GAMA International’s Master Agency Award (accomplished in two companies), as well as a GAMA’s International Management Award recipient 29.
Very active in the industry, Dick is a member of GAMA’s Executive Leadership Cabinet; he has also served as Chairman of Board of Trustees of the GAMA Foundation for Education and Research and has Chaired numerous committees for the GAMA Foundation. Dick also served four-year on the GAMA International Executive Committee and the Board of Director for GAMA International and is an active member of LIMRA’s Research Agency Group (RAG) and remains active within other industry associations and affiliations.