Brian D. Heckert, CLU, ChFC, owner of Financial Solutions Midwest LLC, an independent financial services practice in Nashville, has been named the 90th President of the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT).
Heckert will lead the association of more than 43,000 international members for a one-year term, effective Sept. 1, 2015.
MDRT membership is a coveted career milestone for financial professionals that indicates service achievement, and is a highly recognized mark of excellence. As President of MDRT, Heckert will work closely with the Executive Committee to identify opportunities for members to broaden their expertise, grow their businesses and educate clients about the importance of financial planning. He will ensure the association maintains the highest caliber by continually improving the services and leadership it provides members.
“It is an honor to lead the brightest financial service professionals to even greater levels of professional and personal success with the best resources provided by MDRT. I look forward to working with the Executive Committee to continue bringing our members the benefits they need and deserve to be successful and better serve their clients,” said Heckert.
Heckert’s Financial Solutions Midwest, LLC, focuses on qualified plans, business planning and asset management. His clients are business owners with first-generation wealth located throughout the Midwest. Securities are offered through NFP Advisor Services, LLC, member FINRA/SIPC. He is a local member of the Nashville Lions, Chamber of Commerce and a member of St. Ann’s Catholic Church.
Heckert’s MDRT volunteerism includes speaking at the MDRT Annual Meeting and MDRT Experience Meeting, as well as service on multiple committees and task forces over the last 25 years. He served on the MDRT Foundation Board of Trustees, the 2010 Annual Meeting and the Membership Division in 2012. He was also the Divisional Vice President and Divisional Vice President of Program General Arrangements. Heckert has been involved in the creation of the Annual Meeting Connexion Zone and Resource Zone.
Heckert is a 27-year MDRT member and has been recognized with several professional merits, such as seven Court of the Table and eight Top of the Table qualifications. He is a Legion of Honor Excalibur Knight- level donor of the MDRT Foundation, the philanthropic arm of MDRT. Heckert is also a member of its Inner Circle Society, a distinguished group of donors who have supported the MDRT Foundation.