Jeff W. Israel
Sr. Vice President, Registered Representative
Jeff W. Israel is one of the original associates of Forest Hills Financial Group since it’s inception in 1980. During his over thirty year tenure, he has held every position within the company including Brokerage Manager and Associate General Agent. In 1995, Jeff shifted his focus from management to sales and opened an office in Carle Place to establish a Long Island presence in addition to maintaining his clientele in and around the metropolitan area. In the last thirteen years Jeff has continued to be a positive force for FHFG, serving as a mentor and instructor, offering support to new and established associates alike. Jeff now brings his years of sales and management expertise back to the Melville office of FHFG.
During his career in the financial services industry, Jeff has qualified for many industry and company awards. He has qualified every year for Guardian’s Leaders Club and is a six-time qualifier for the industry’s prestigious Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT). Jeff is a frequent speaker at many professional and industry associations such as the New York State Society of CPA’s, the New York Ophthalmology Society and the Long Island Import and Export Association on topics such as pension planning, business succession and estate planning.
Jeff stays actively involved in the industry and is a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. Jeff is music and sports enthusiast, loves playing golf and spending time with his family. Jeff resides with his wife Barbara and daughter Rachel in Merrick, New York.
Registered Representative of Park Avenue Securities, Financial Representative of Guardian