2024 Executive Committee
MDRT is governed and managed by a five-member Executive Committee duly elected each year by the MDRT membership.
Second Vice President
Gregory B. Gagne, ChFC, is the 2022 Second Vice President of the MDRT Executive Committee. He is a 22-year MDRT member with four Court of the Table and 13 Top of the Table qualifications. He is also an Excalibur Knight of the MDRT Foundation and has served on its Board of Trustees. Gagne is the founder of Affinity Investment Group LLC, which provides wealth management and distribution planning services. His extensive MDRT volunteerism has included Top of the Table Global Council Member and Advisory Board Chair and the 2020 Program Development Global Council Member, responsible for the Program General Arrangements (PGA) and Program Development Committee (PDC) for the 2020 Annual Meeting and 2020 Global Conference. He has spoken at 12 MDRT meetings. In addition to his MDRT leadership, Gagne is a past president of NAIFA–New Hampshire and was awarded the NAIFA–New Hampshire Distinguished Financial Advisor Award in 2008.
First Vice President
Peggy Tsai，RFP，CCFP 是 2022 年度百萬圓桌執行委員會第一副會長。她擁有 21 年百萬圓桌會齡，8 次獲得內閣會員資格，6 次獲得頂尖會員資格。她還是百萬圓桌基金會的「鑽石騎士」。Tsai 是 Shin Kong Life Insurance Co. 的顧問，她連續七年因在公司銷售業績排名中位列第一而受到嘉獎。Tsai 在百萬圓桌擔任過多個志願者領導職位，包括：會員交流委員會 (MCC) 第二分會的分副會長、大中華區 MCC 分區主席以及臺灣地區 MCC 分會主席。此外，Tsai 還自願為百萬圓桌會議的多個方面提供服務，並曾在百萬圓桌年會上演講。除了在百萬圓桌的工作與付出，Tsai 還與中國的許多金融專業人士溝通交流，並且在她所在地區促成了行業刊物的出版。
Carol Kheng, ChFC, is the 2022 Secretary of the MDRT Executive Committee. She is a 23-year MDRT member with one Court of the Table qualification. She is also a Gold Knight of the MDRT Foundation and has served on its Board of Trustees. A private wealth consultant with Prudential Assurance Company Singapore, Kheng currently focuses on estate planning for high-net-worth individuals. Kheng's extensive MDRT volunteerism includes roles as Divisional Vice President of the Global Conference Program General Arrangements (PGA) Division, Divisional Vice President Member Resources – Practice Management Division and Divisional Vice President of the 2014 MDRT Experience meeting. Kheng is also a 2020 Prudential Presidents’ Club awardee and has been a member of Prudential’s Quality Club Elite and Star Club since 1996. In 2005, she was the founding member and chairperson of Prudential’s MDRT Club.
MDRT Second Vice President
John F. Nichols, MSM, CLU, is the 2024 Second Vice President of MDRT. He is a 23-year MDRT member with 18 Court of the Table and 16 Top of the Table qualifications. He is also a Past President of the MDRT Foundation as well as a Royal Order Excalibur Knight and a member of its Inner Circle Society. Nichols is president of Disability Resource Group Inc., a national insurance agency that he founded in 1999. Additionally, he is a partner with Acrisure, a global fintech services provider. Nichols has spoken at the MDRT Annual Meeting five times and the Top of the Table Annual Meeting and MDRT Experience once. He has also spoken at more than 500 programs and events throughout the U.S.
Clay Gillespie, CFP, CLU, is the 2024 Secretary of MDRT. He is a 22-year MDRT member with 20 Court of the Table and 19 Top of the Table qualifications. He is also an Excalibur Knight of the MDRT Foundation. Gillespie is a financial advisor, portfolio manager and managing director with RGF Integrated Wealth Management in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He specializes in retirement income planning. Gillespie’s extensive MDRT volunteerism began in 2007, and he has since served on an array of committees in various roles. In 2019, Gillespie served as Global Council Member and Advisory Board Chair of the Top of the Table Division. He has also served as Global Council Member of the Finance Division. Other leadership positions include service as Captain of the 2015 MDRT Annual Meeting Focus Session Committee and Chair of several committees within the Top of the Table Division.
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