The International Association of Registered Financial Consultants (IARFC®) is pleased to announce three Ambassadors of the US Chapter who have committed their time and energy to supporting the Association. Given annually, the 2021 Ambassador Award recognizes their individual achievements and acknowledges appreciation of their dedication.
This mission fosters and enhances the growth of the Association for the benefit of the members and the clients they serve by providing a continuing source of information, education and networking. The Association strengthens the financial services profession through adherence to and promotion of ethical behavior by their members and a focus on continuing professional education.
The criteria for the Ambassador Award are:
- IARFC member for more than 1 year
- Current “Ethics Approved” status or in good standing
- Successfully supported the goals of the Association and has served with extraordinary efforts of time, service and dedication
The recipients so designated for 2021 are:
- Michael Markey Jr., MRFC®, Legacy Financial Network, in Kentwood, MI
- Rick Stanzione, RFC®, R & R Group Inc. in Washington Terrace, UT
- Pete D’Arruda, MRFC®, Capiital Financial Advisory Group, LLC in Apex, NC
All three represent a leadership presence in the Association as together they have charted the course of the IARFC – both in the US and Internationally. Serving on the Board of Trustees as Treasurer is Michael Markey Jr, MRFC®. Assuming the President position on the US Chapter Board is Rick Stanzione, RFC®. Representing a past President of the Board is Pete D’Arruda, MRFC®. These three individuals continue to contribute their expertise, attention, and imagination to promote the IARFC goals.
https://www.iarfc.org/pdf/Code%20of%20Ethics.pdf“Ambassadors who give freely of their time and talents are indicative of individuals who are passionate about their life’s calling,” stated IARFC Trustee Chair and CEO, H. Stephen Bailey, MRFC®. “Just as they serve their clients in promoting their financial future, they collectively inspire others to become members and adhere to the Association’s Code of Ethics.”
For more information on the Ambassador Awards and our 2021 recipients, visit the IARFC website.
“Our Ambassadors continue to represent the Association admirably,” continues Bailey. “As Trustee Chair, I thank them for their service to the IARFC’s Mission.”