James E. Drake, CPCU, CLU, ARM. has served as Executive Vice
President at McKinley Financial Services Inc., for the past fourteen
years. He manages all property and casualty functions. His experience
in the insurance industry has included risk management positions with
Metropolitan Life, PepsiCo Inc. and Price Communications Corporation. He was also an executive with E. G. Bowman Co. Inc., a national insurance brokerage.
Jim received a degree in economics from City College, City University of New York and earned a Master in Business Administration degree from Baruch College. He holds the designations of Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Associate in Risk Management (ARM) and has been engaged over the years as a certified insurance instructor in various Continuing Education Programs. Jim has been, in addition, a contributor to industry- related publications, including Rough Notes. A resident of Sunrise in Broward County, he is active in business organizations.