M. Kevin Lawhon
The South Florida Group
M. Kevin Lawhon, CLU, was appointed as Managing Partner of The South Florida Group on January 1, 2008 and his appointment represents an exciting new chapter in the insurance and financial services industry. He brings to this position a strong background and a history of excellence that has characterized his eighteen plus -year association with Northwestern Mutual.
As Managing Partner, Kevin is responsible for Northwestern Mutual sales and service operations in southern Florida. He is committed to the company's mission of providing superior products and services to its clients
Kevin began his career as a Northwestern Mutual representative in 1993 after graduating from the University of Central Florida. He built a successful personal practice in Fort Myers, holding his position as a respected financial representative for eight years before transitioning to a leadership-focused role.
Kevin entered management as a Managing Director in 2001. His time in this position was marked by accomplishment. He was a top lives producer, placing in the Top 100 in the company four times. He received numerous managing director awards, including an Achievement Award in 2006, as well as the prestigious OARS award, which recognizes exceptional performance in balancing both management and personal production; The National Quality Award, the National Sales Achievement Award and he is a Life and Qualifying Member of the Million Dollar Round Table. In addition, he has consistently ranked in the Top 5 personal producing Managing Directors in the United States with Northwestern Mutual.
Mr. Lawhon is a strong believer in supporting the community in which he lives in, which is demonstrated by his leadership in various community organizations throughout south Florida.
Mr. Lawhon earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Central Florida. He is a Chartered Life Underwriter. He has passed his Series 10, 9, 7, 6, 24, 26, 63, 66 and is an insurance licensed representative in Florida and many other states.
Kevin and his wife, Wendy, have three children together. Outside of the office, he enjoys spending time with his family, fishing and attending sporting events.