Committed ambassadors represent the International Association of Registered Financial Consultants, US Chapter

The International Association of Registered Financial Advisors (IARFC®) is pleased to announce three U.S. Chapter Ambassadors who have dedicated their time and energy to supporting the Association. The Ambassador Award recognizes their individual achievements and acknowledges the appreciation of their dedication.

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio, March 30, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The mission of the IARFC promotes and enhances the growth of the Association for the benefit of the members and the clients they serve by providing an ongoing source of information, education and networking. The Association strengthens the financial services profession as a whole through the respect and promotion of ethical behavior by its members and by emphasizing continuing professional education.

The criteria for awarding the Ambassador Award are as follows: a member of the IARFC for more than one year, maintain a current status “Ethics Approved” or in good standing, successfully support the objectives of the Association and serve with efforts extraordinary amount of time, service and dedication

The recipients thus designated for 2022 are:

  • Lemuel KornegayRFC®, Paladin Financial Services Golden, CO
  • Bradley K. Maples Sr.MRFC®, R&R Group Inc. Washington Terrace, UT
  • Gilbert MercadoMRFC®, Money Concepts Wealth management and financial planning in Del Rio, TX

All three represent a leadership presence within the Association as together they charted the course for the IARFC. Serving on the US Chapter Board of Directors as Secretary and now Vice President is Lemuel Kornegay, RFC®. Assuming the position of President on the US Chapter Board of Directors is Bradley K. Maples, MRFC®. Representing a long-time member and participant in the MRFC certification program task analysis, is Gilbert Mercado, RFC®. These three individuals continue to lend their expertise, attention and imagination to furthering the goals of the IARFC.

“Ambassadors from our national and international chapters support and promote the mission of the IARFC and the MRFC certification program,” said IARFC Chairman of the Board, Dr. H. Stephen Bailey, MRFC®. “In their own practices and in their membership in the Association, their commitment to ethical behavior and service to others is paramount in their DNA.”

For more information on the Ambassador Awards and our 2022 winners, visit the IARFC website. “Our Ambassadors continue to represent the Association admirably,” continued Bailey. “As Chairman of the Board, I thank them for their service to the mission of the IARFC.”

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