Trent Teesdale

SVP, Business Development

As Senior Vice President of Business Development, Trent Teesdale brings a wealth of expertise to RetireeFirst’s Growth team. Tasked with driving product development and strategy, Trent will focus on expanding our reach and fostering partnerships to fuel growth, while also collaborating with Sales to enhance our presence among brokers/consultants, aggregators, and other distribution partners.

With extensive experience in healthcare and employee benefits, Trent has honed his skills in business development, compliance, and operations. In his most recent role as Senior Vice President of Business Development at MidAmerica Administration & Retirement Solutions, Trent spearheaded strategies that not only enhanced productivity but also drove growth and surpassed operational targets. His expertise lies in cultivating strategic partnerships and implementing process enhancements, essential for RetireeFirst’s evolution.

A graduate of Polk State College, Trent earned his Bachelor of Public Administration degree with Magna Cum Laude honors. He also holds various professional licenses and designations including the State of Florida Life, Health & Variable Annuity License, Series 6 and 63 securities licenses, GBA, RPA, and CEBS designations.