Elaine C. Wood, with Farm Bureau Financial Services has earned the Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow (LUTCF) professional designation. The LUTCF is conferred only upon those individuals who meet or exceed the exacting qualification standards determined by the two organizations that jointly sponsor the designation, The American College and the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA).
The designation marks an agent's long-term commitment to professionalism of behalf of clients, establishes the agent's competence and business experience, marks a commitment to The American College's and NAIFA's Code of Ethics and fosters additional professional development. In addition to the successful completion of five courses within a 13-course curriculum, LUTCF candidates must also complete an ethics course and be a member in good standing of NAIFA.
She also recently attended an intensive two-day seminar focused on helping clients who either retired or anticipate retirement soon, to understand retirement distribution options. Wood is able to assist clients with retirement distribution strategies and additional financial services needs.
Wood is a member of the Central Utah Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors and has been active in the profession for three years. She has been employed by Farm Bureau Financial Services for 14 years, 11 years as an administrative assistant.
Wood is President Elect for Carbon County Chamber of Commerce for 2007, and has been involved in the Women's Conference held at the College of Eastern Utah for the past two years. She is also involved in her church organization.
Wood also holds a Certified Senior Designation.