Richard I. Hartzen is a nationally renowned insurance educator based in Buffalo Grove, Illinois. He has conducted seminars in over 20 states and taught at the collegiate level.
Dick Hartzen operated Hartzen & Associates as an independent insurance agent for more than 28 years. He then served as Director of Education for the Independent Insurance Agents of Illinois for more than 7 years.
Dick co-chaired the Illinois Department of Insurance panel studying discrimination in licensing and chaired the Trade Practices Committee for the Chicago Board of Underwriters. He won the national Big "I" L.P. McCord award for directing the most outstanding agent education program in the country for large states.
He also taught Certified Financial Planning courses at Roosevelt University and Harper College, authored a life and health manual for Commerce Clearing House, and is a member of the Speakers Bureau for the National Underwriter.
Dick received an award from the Governor of South Dakota for the educational seminars provided to state agents and has given seminars in more than 20 states, including life and health seminars (13) for the hearing impaired, and a radio program on insurance for the visually impaired.
Richard I. Hartzen
50 Lake Boulevard, #630
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Last updated: November 2020