Meet the Pres

Lynn Wood | President, ChFC, LUTCF

Investment Adviser Representative

Lynn Wood is an Investment Adviser Representative of, and offers securities and advisory services through Voya Financial Advisors, Inc., member SIPC. Lynn is a professional with financial experience and the following professional designations:

Financial Services:

CHARTERED FINANCIAL CONSULTANT, ChFC, a professional certification, which subscribes to the code of, and standards of, practice through the American Society of Financial Practitioners.

Life Underwriters Training Council Fellow

Lynn H. Wood, ChFC, LUTCF


  • Chartered Financial Consultant, The American College, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA
  • Life Underwriters Training Council Fellow, The Life Underwriters Training Council, Washington, D.C.
  • Continuing Education: a minimum of 35 hours/year covering various topics since 1978
  • Archbishop Rummel High School, Metairie, LA

Professional Licenses and Registrations:

  • Louisiana Insurance Licenses: Life, Health, Accident, and Variable Annuities
  • State Securities Licenses: LA, VA, TX, NY, NJ, MS, IA, GA, FL, CO, CA, AK, AL
  • Series 6, 7, 63, 65 and 24 Securities Registrations
  • Investment Adviser Representative with Voya Financial Advisors, Inc.
  • Registered Principal

Professional Societies:

  • American Society of Financial Practioners

Professional Offices Held:

NAIFA Acadiana held in the past

  • President
  • Vice-President
  • Secretary-Treasurer
  • Board of Directors
  • Membership Chairman
  • Education Chairman

ReliaStar Life Insurance Co. Agent Council position held in the past

  • President
  • Vice-President
  • Secretary-Treasurer

ING Presidents Advisory Counsel

Teaching Appointment:

  • Crown Financial
    City Director/Instructor
  • Life Underwriters Training Council
    Financial Planning Course Instructor
  • Westminster Christian Academy Faculty
    Senior Class Teacher of Finance
  • Lafayette Bar Association
    CE Instructor


  • Lifestrides (Financial magazine)
  • Insight (Company newsletter)
  • News to Use (Quarterly newsletter)
  • Daily Advertiser (Various financially related articles)

Radio Talk Show Host

Hosted Financial Fitness for Life, a radio talk show on KPEL 96.5 FM.

Professional Accomplishments:

  • Qualifying member of Million Dollar Round Table
  • National Quality Award
  • Presidents Cabinet Award
  • Company Hall of Fame
  • Chairman of the Year - Local NAIFI

Public Service:

  • Featured Speaker, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, School of Money
  • Featured Speaker, KSJY and KPEL Radio
  • Recent public speaker for various business and civic organizations
  • Rotary International, member of the Board of Directors
  • Treasurer of the Local Church