Who we are:

Bob E Hall Ph.D. CLU ChFC founder of Hall and Hall, Inc.

Our Team

Teddy Hall LUTCF Hall and Hall Inc
Robin Guadagnini Photo.JPG

Bob E Hall, Ph.D., ChFC/CLU/CPCU
 
Dr. Hall passed away on 09/25/2021 from injuries received in an auto accident.  We are so thankful for his leadership, wisdom, and compassion for taking care of clients (friends) and we plan on continuing this leadership learned from him and continue the business.  

Obituary     



EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:
BSBA – Finance & Insurance  1952  U of A
MBA -  University of Arkansas     1958 
Ph.D - University of Arkansas     1961
 
PROFESSIONAL DESIGNATIONS:
Chartered  Life  Underwriter (CLU) American  College  Life Underwriters
Chartered  Financial  Consultant (ChFC)  American  College Life Underwriters
Chartered  Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU)   American College of Property Casualty Underwriters
 
TEACHING EXPERIENCE:
1995-1998:   Visiting  Professor - two courses -  College  of Business, Finance & Insurance; U of A
1969-1991  University  of Arkansas  -  Professor  (Emeritus 1991) Finance Department
1962;  1964;  1966; 1968  Tulane University,  part  time  - Evening Division
1967-1972  Louisiana State University  Institute  Insurance Marketing - Visiting Lecturer
 
TEACHING AWARDS:
Outstanding  Teaching  Award - Alumni Association, U of A 1981
Faculty  Distinguished Teaching Award, College of Business Faculty, 1978; 1979; 1980
Outstanding   Faculty   Award   -   Razorback   Year Book (Nominations by Professional and Honor Organizations, U of A) 1978
 
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:
Board   Member  (organization  and  1st   year) Financial Management Association
President, New Orleans Chapter Chartered Life Underwriters
President, New Orleans General Agents &   Managers Association


President, New Orleans Estate Planning Council
President, Northwest Arkansas Life Underwriters Association
Member:  American Risk & Insurance Association and Southern Risk & Insurance Association
Member:  American Society of Chartered Life Underwriters
American Society of Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters
Member:  Society of Financial Service Professionals
 
BUSINESS EXPERIENCE:
General Agent - Penn Mutual Life Insurance Co., New Orleans and Southern Louisiana 1961-1969
Agent - Penn Mutual Life - 1952 to present
Agent Jackson National Life 1965 to present
Agent ING-VOYA 1990 to present
Agent Transamerica, Principal, Allianz, John Hancock, Provident Mutual, UNUM for 10-20+ years
Owner - Consulting firm for Retirement Plan Administration 1976-1992
Owner – Sales, Service and Consulting firm for Life Insurance, Annuities, Long Term Care, Small Plan Retirement Plan Administration 1992-Present
 
INSURANCE INDUSTRY WORK:
Co-author  Manual for State of Arkansas  Insurance License Study Manual
Consultant – Arkansas Insurance Commissioner, W.H. Woodyard, on upgrading license exam
Worked  with  State  Association of  Life  Underwriters  in research  and  presentation  to Insurance Department Hearings for Rule * Regulation #17 (cost disclosure  in life insurance)
Worked with Arkansas Insurance Commissioner for developing Rule and Regulation #14, dealing with regulation of sales of financed life insurance on college campuses.
Worked with Arkansas Insurance Commissioner for CLC Education Testing, manual, and program for P&C Insurance Agents.
 
PUBLICATIONS:
      Nine articles - Life Insurance Trade Journals
Currently working on request to finish book started by Dr. H.P.B. Jenkins on Macroeconomics and Risk and Premiums assumptions.
 
 

Robert A. "Teddy" Hall, LUTCF

Working in the insurance industry since finishing college, Teddy realized that this was the field he wanted to work in.  Teddy worked in the restaurant industry from High School until college and knew that service is something to 

BA -SOCIOLOGY- University of Arkansas - 1988.  With his study human behavior as it pertains to human interaction within the guidelines of an organizational structure, Teddy,  studies these behaviors.  This is important in the insurance field as to finding the right mix of needs, perceived and actual, and finding the right coverage or product to fit these needs.

LUTCF - (Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow)
Designation.  Education  completed in areas of: Employee Benefits, Business Insurance Long Term Care Insurance, Exploring Personal Markets, Annuities. 
 
WORK EXPERIENCE
1994-PRESENT     HALL & HALL, INC.
Vice-President - Life Insurance Sales
 
1987- 1992     HALL SLOAN & ASSOC., INC.
Vice-President- Contract Plan Administrator for about 135 plans and performed all duties included with administration and compliance for Corporations and Individuals and Governmental Agencies.

1978-1982  WESTERN SIZZLIN - kitchen preparations and sous chef
1982-2987  OLD POST OFFICE - waiter
 
CONTINUING EDUCATION
2000- Present – Anti-Money Laundering Training through LIMRA, and Jackson National Life as to new laws, requirements, etc. to avoid Money Laundering and Terrorism activities in financial world.

1998 - 2004 Took LUTC Classes for designation - 300 hours to complete -Employee Benefits, Business Insurance Long Term Care Insurance, Exploring Personal Markets, Annuities
 
  2002 - Penn Mutual Life Insurance Seminar Long Term Care Insurance
1993 - LIFE INSURANCE INVESTMENT ADVISOR SEMINAR

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:
NAIFA - NWA (National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors - NW Arkansas Chapter) 1984-2010

Licenses:  Licensed in the State of Arkansas, Louisiana and Missouri
Insurance License, Life & Health #1666019

Robin C. (Hall) Guadagnini, LUTCF

BSBA -FINANCE & INSURANCE  - Risk Management, Life & Health, Property/Casualty

             University of Arkansas - 1984

 

LUTCF - (Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow)

Designation.  Education  completed in areas of: Employee Benefits, Business Insurance Long Term Care Insurance, Exploring Personal Markets, Annuities. 

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

1994-2021     HALL & HALL, INC.

Vice-President

2021 - President & Controller

 

2010-PRESENT

VISION 2020 – DELEGATE Arkansas

Selected as one of two representatives for the State of Arkansas in conjunction with Drexel Medical University – to promote and encourage women and equality in the workplace. Renamed 2021 to  Vision Forward: Click for information

 

2009-PRESENT     BREAST CARE ADVOCATE

Asked to represent Arkansas (rural state) and Breast Cancer Survivors regarding the Importance of Early Detection and to federal guidelines in the Health Care Reform acts.  Spoke Press Conference, Representatives, Senators, etc. in Washington, DC.  Asked by Powell Tate (Weber Shandwick) Washington, DC.  www.rightscanrighttime.org      

 

2004-2008     THE AMERICAN COLLEGE

Taught LUTC Classes to Insurance Agents in NW Arkansas.

 

1992-1994     WORTHEN TRUST COMPANY

Trust Officer, Contract Plan Administrator for over 125 retirement plans in NW Arkansas - did all plan administration duties including, filed 5500 report, 1099 reporting, distributions to participants, loans and forms, retirement projections, etc. - Corporations and Individuals and Tax Exempt Agencies.

 

1987- 1992     HALL SLOAN & ASSOC., INC.

Vice-President- Contract Plan Administrator for about 135 plans and performed all duties included with administration and compliance for Corporations and Individuals and Governmental Agencies.

 

1984-1987     FIRST STATE BANK, SPRINGDALE  (bought by Worthen Trust Company)

Trust Officer, Contract Plan Administrator, Self-Directed IRA administrator, IRA and Escrow Manager.  Began the first Plan Administration position for a Trust Department in NW Arkansas.

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION

2000- Present – Anti-Money Laundering Training through LIMRA, and Jackson National Life as to new laws, requirements, etc. to avoid Money Laundering and Terrorism activities in financial world.

 

2010 – Attended Governmental Affairs Conference – Washington, DC – Hearing on the status of current trends in Credit Unions, Financial Institutions, and the laws on the books.  We met with our State Representatives in D.C. to voice our concerns and desires with current federal regulations pending for the financial industry.

  2004-2008 Taught LUTC Classes

 

  2002 - Penn Mutual Life Insurance Seminar Long Term Care Insurance

  2000- IRS/CORBEL/Department of Labor Seminar IRS Codes, Changes, and the new 5500 form

1995, 1996 - EMPLOYEE BENEFITS SEMINAR -New Tax Laws - Spencer Fane Britt & Browne

1995 - EMPLOYEE BENEFITS AND TAX SEMINAR -New Tax Laws - Mitchell Law Firm

1994- INSURANCE SEMINAR -Social Security Benefits, Disability Insurance/Income, Long Term Care

1993 - LIFE INSURANCE INVESTMENT ADVISOR SEMINAR

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:

NAIFA - NWA (National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors - NW Arkansas Chapter) 1984-2010

Licenses:  Licensed in the State of Arkansas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Missouri

Insurance License, Life & Health #1669626