Managing Partner

Managing Partner Michael Gavin, CLU LUTCF

Michael Gavin, Managing Partner

Michael started with New York Life as an Agent in 1990. In 2000, he transitioned to Sales Manager in the Arizona General Office and was promoted to Managing Partner of the Nashville GO in 2006. In 2009, he accepted the Managing Partner role in the Kentucky Office. Four years later, he moved into the role of Zone Vice President in the South Central Agencies. In October of 2016, Mike relocated back to Chicago to become the Managing Partner of The Greater Chicago General Office. Mike is a part of a long line of NYLICs. His father, Patrick, started in the Longwood General Office at 95th and Ashland in Chicago, IL in the 1950's, and retired as the General Manager of the Office in Scottsdale, Arizona.  His brother Tom is a Lifetime Council qualifier and Senior NYLIC in the East Bay General Office in California.

Mike and his wife, Stacy, have been married for 31 years.  They have three children: two sons, Michael and Blair, and a daughter, Riley.  In addition, they have one granddaughter, Reese Quinn Gavin.