Biography of V. Kenneth Johnson

Kenny began his career with the New York Life Insurance Company in July 1988. He is a Registered Representative with NYLIFE Securities, LLC and a Financial Adviser of Eagle Strategies, LLC, A Registered Investment Adviser.

He serves on the Board of Directors for the St. Louis General Office of New York Life and has been a Member of the Advisory Core Group in the African American Cultural Market of New York Life for the past 5 years.

His impact in the lives of the families that he serves extends far beyond the Metropolitan St. Louis Area. Kenny is a trusted adviser to clients in Los Angeles, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Chicago, Dallas, Atlanta and various other cities throughout the country.

"Black Enterprise" Magazine featured Kenny and his son Justin in its June 2011 Issue titled: "Breaking the Cycle". They were both included in the Eighth Edition of "Who's Who in Black St. Louis" as Interesting Personalities in December 2011.

He is a Qualifying Life Member of the prestigious Million Dollar Round Table* and is a regular speaker for New York Life's Career Development School in St. Louis. He has qualified for numerous New York Life Executive and President's Councils based on production.

Kenny is a graduate of Grambling State University, where he attended on a full baseball scholarship, and Life Member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. He is a faithful member of New Life In Christ Interdenominational Church in O'Fallon, Illinois and recently celebrated his Silver Wedding Anniversary with his wife Marsha. 

*MDRT is recognized throughout the industry as the standard of excellence in life insurance sales performance.