January 23, 2018, marks Van’s 45th year as an insurance agent. He is an active member of MDRT having qualified for Court of the Table in 1990 and Top of the Table for the last 28 years.
Van has served as an LUTC moderator in the past and is looking forward to doing so again. He also served as President of the Milwaukee Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors for the 1998-99 year. In the past, Van has served as Membership Chairman for both Milwaukee and the State of Wisconsin. Van also served on the Annuity Advisory Panel, the Middle Income Task Force, the Sales Idea Committee, and the Program Development Committee for MDRT. Van has served two 2-year terms on the Top of the Table board. He served as an appointed NAIFA trustee.
Van was awarded the Milwaukee NAIFA Distinguished Service Award for 2003. And in 2010 Van was the proud recipient of the A. Jack Nussbaum Distinguished Service Award for NAIFA – Wisconsin. He has also qualified for the National Sales Achievement Award, the National Quality Award, the Health Insurance Quality Award, and has qualified many times for the National Association of Health Underwriters Leading Producers Round Table. Van was selected by Senior Market Advisor Magazine as the 2010 Advisor of the Year.
Van supports many industry organizations. In addition to membership in the National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors and Million Dollar Round Table, he is also a member of the Society of Financial Service Professionals, an Emissary Contributor to IFAPAC and a Diamond Knight of the Million Dollar Round Table Foundation.
Van has spoken to groups around the world, including being a main-platform speaker at MDRT in 1998 in Chicago and the Main Platform Speaker at the 2001 Top of the Table Meeting in Maui, HI. Van was a Main Platform Speaker at the 2003, 2005, 2009, 2014 and 2015 NAIFA Conventions. He was a speaker at MDRT and at the NAIFA Convention for 2006, and again in 2007, 2010 and 2011. He was a main platform speaker for the MDRT Experience in Tokyo, Japan in April of 2008. He has also written many articles for various publications, including the “Close” for Retirement Advisor magazine.
Subscribe to Van’s monthly newsletter 7 Ideas and Views. Van believes that the next decade will be “The Greatest Time Ever” for Insurance and Financial Service Professionals!
Van Mueller – Office: 414-283-0030 – Mobile: 414-881-6246