Managing Partner

Daniel P. Smith, LUTCF

Managing Partner
New York Life Insurance Company
Registered Representative offering securities through NYLIFE Securities LLC (member FINRA/SIPC)
10810 Executive Center Dr.
Suite 301
Little Rock, AR 72211
(o) 501-223-1626
(c) 318-366-4908
(f) 501-223-1659

Daniel is the Managing Partner for New York Life's award winning Arkansas General Office. As Managing Partner he oversees the daily operation and activities of over 40 active agents throughout the State of Arkansas.  New York Life has a very rich and storied heritage in Arkansas with over 164 years of presence in the marketplace.

In 2006, Daniel joined New York Life as a Financial Services Professional in the Baton Rouge, LA General Office.  As an Agent, Daniel qualified for New York Life’s Presidents Council and was a member of the industries prestigious Million Dollar Round Table.  After earning numerous company awards for sales and leadership, Daniel was asked to join the management team in 2008 and was promoted to Partner.  As a Partner in the Baton Rouge General Office Daniel helped grow the office through hiring and developing highly talented agents into the agency.  Daniel was recognized for the having the top GPA (which focuses on production and retention) in the New York Life’s West Central Zone in 2009. Daniel was promoted to Managing Partner of the Arkansas General Office in 2012.  In his role as Managing Partner, Daniel’s commitment is growth of the agency in the State of Arkansas.

In addition to his duties as a Managing Partner Daniel is an avid golfer and outdoorsman.  Daniel is married to Shelby and they have one son, Lane.