Managing Partner

Jacob M. Godwin, CLF

Jacob started his career with New York Life Insurance Company in March of 2008 in the Mobile General Office.  Jacob earned numerous awards during his time as an Agent such as Mobile’s ‘Rookie of the Year and two-time ‘New Org Agent of the Year.’  After nearly three years as an Agent, Jacob was invited to join the management team as a Partner.  Highlights of his Partner career include three-time NYL Top 50 Partner’s Award and growing the Pensacola Satellite Office from one Agent to a bustling office of two Partners and twenty-five Agents.  Due to his instrumental role as a Partner, Jacob was promoted to Managing Partner of the Wyoming General Office in 2014.


After three years of expansion at the Wyoming General Office, Jacob was invited to join the Norfolk General Office in the winter of 2018.  His mission for the Norfolk General Office is to make the Norfolk General Office the Premier Financial Services Firm in the Hampton Roads area.


Jacob has earned the distinguished designation of Chartered Leader Fellow, CLF, from the American College as well as a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biology from Huntingdon College.  Jacob is registered with FINRA as Series 6, 7, 24, 63 and 66.