Troy Lamar Allen from New York Life of Macon and the Grant Financial Group in Milledgeville has received the Rookie of the Year Award, a company award that recognizes agents who achieve case rate milestones in their first year of employment.
Allen also was awarded the Rookie Life Sales Leader for 2009.
“As a first-year agent, we applaud Troy for this achievement,” said Amy Scott, managing partner of New York Life in Macon.
Dean Grant of the Grant Financial Group said Allen is a valuable asset to families in his community and his dedication to helping families as they work to protect their financial futures is being recognized with this award.
Allen was employed with Citizens Bank in Springfield for four years. He is a member of the Effingham and Screven Chambers of Commerce. He is also a member of the Effingham County United Way Board and was elected to the Springfield City Council in 2007. He is a graduate of Georgia Southern University with a B.S. in business management.
Allen and his wife, Jinci Zipperer Allen, reside in Springfield.