John Byers has been a senior financial partner with Minneapolis Financial Group, a general agency of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual), since 1987. John graduated from Orono High School as well as attended Avon Old Farms School as a postgraduate. He went on to attend the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and completed his education at the University of Minnesota. John has since completed his Life Underwriters Training as well as has attended the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in Chicago. John began his career in the insurance industry in 1986.
From there, John has held a number of key positions within the Massachusetts Mutual Agent Association including being the Chairman of the Compliance and Long Term Care board as well as serving on the Disability Income Insurance committee. John has also achieved the distinction of qualifying as a Disability Master as well as MassMutual Leaders Club and the Blue Chip Counsel. John has conducted workshops nationally on topics related to the financial services industry.
John has been married to his wife Gina since 1987, and together, they have two children. In John’s spare time, he enjoys being involved on numerous boards and organizations. He is currently the Director of the Minnesota Blades Hockey Program and is the head coach of the Wayzata Youth Hockey team. He has also held the position of Chairman for a number of chapters of Ducks Unlimited as well as Hobey Baker College Hockey Awards. John enjoys sharing his time with his family at their lake home in Crane Lake, Minnesota where they enjoy the outdoors.
*Securities and investment advisory services through MML Investors Services, LLC, member SIPCSupervisory Office: 901 Marquette Ave, Suite 2600, Minneapolis, MN 55402. 612-333-1413.
**Securities and investment advisory and financial planning services through MML Investors Services, LLC, member SIPC. Supervisory Office: 901 Marquette Ave, Suite 2600, Minneapolis, MN 55402. 612-333-1413.
***Registered Principal and offers securities and investment advisory and financial planning services through MML Investors Services, LLC, member SIPC. Supervisory Office: 901 Marquette Ave, Suite 2600, Minneapolis, MN 55402. 612-333-1413.”
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