Richard Griffin

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Richard Griffin


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At work

At work

At work

Why I do what I do

Why I do what I do

I chose this career because it’s all about helping others. I help my members plan for a secure financial future.

I serve members in…

Hiawassee, Blairsville, Carroll, Douglas and Haralson Counties and southwestern North Carolina.

I enjoy working with…

families, business owners, retirees and those approaching retirement.

I attended…

Central of Carroll High School and University of West Georgia College.

I am very proud of…

my 42 years in the insurance business.

Before Modern Woodmen, I…

owned an Allstate office.

I chose Modern Woodmen because…

I believe in the organization -- not only for how it supports members to help them reach their financial goals, but also for the way it supports my community and allows me to give back.

The best part of my career is…

helping others.

A favorite moment in my career was when…

I have been able to provide financial help because of the plans my members and I put into place.


I'm proud of all of the friends I have made over the years.

“I chose this career because it’s all about helping others. I help my members plan for a secure financial future.”
At home

At home

At home

My life outside of work

My family includes…

my wife, Becky, my two daughters, Stephanie and Meredith, and my 11 grandchildren.

In my free time, you can find me…

in my garden.

I’m passionate about…

my Savior Jesus Christ and my family.

My greatest blessing is…

my salvation, my family and being born in the United States of America.

My personal motto is…

to do justly, and to love mercy and to walk humbly with my God.

My hidden talent is…

not yet discovered.

Community impact

In the community

In the community

My local community impact

I have lived in my community…

in Georgia all my life.

What I like best about my community is…

the good, honest people with Southern charm.

I’m a member of…

Mt. Hebron Baptist Church Blairsville, Georgia.

My favorite volunteer activities are…

giving back to my community.

It’s very important to me to support my community. My favorite Modern Woodmen programs are:

Matching Fund projects to raise money for those in need.

My favorite memory from a fraternal event is…

raising $29,000 for a friend who had cancer.

Current insights

Current insights

Are you ready to take a step towards a secure financial future? I can help.


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Let’s connect

We can help you review your needs and plan for your financial future throughout life. (Learn more about Modern Woodmen's Planning for Life system and products.) Because Modern Woodmen is a fraternal financial services organization, we can also explore the benefits of being a member.

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