The Principal - Michael A. Troup

A Quincy, Illinois, native, Mike graduated from St. Louis University with a B.S.B.A. in Management.   After obtaining his degree, he started working in the St. Louis area in personal insurance lines focusing on life insurance as an estate planning tool, and was awarded as one of the St. Louis agency's top new salesmen.  However, he decided to continue his education, and received his Masters in Business Administration (MBA) with specialty in finance from St. Louis University a year later.

Mike holds the following designations:

  • CFEI - Certified Financial Education Instructor
  • LTCP - Long Term Care Professional
  • CITRMS - Certified Identity Theft Risk Management Specialist

And is a member of:

  • NAPA - National Association of Professional Agents
  • American Association for Long Term Care Insurance

Mike is a licensed insurance professional in Illinois, Missouri, Iowa, Texas and North Carolina.

He enjoys involvement in local community programs, and has taken many leadership roles.  Currently, he was elected to serve as a Quincy Public School Board member in 2014 and is serving a four year term. Mike is Vice President of the Board and co chair of the Building and Grounds Committee.