MDRT Journey

Sharing and growing together is the ethos of MDRT. Hear firsthand from our inspiring members across the APAC region and learn more about what it means to achieve MDRT membership.

Local Leadership

My MDRT Journey, local leadership, Philippines, Katrina Louise Yap

My MDRT Journey, local leadership, Philippines, Katrina Louise Yap

Volunteering with MDRT and giving back to the community have helped Yap sharpen her leadership skills. She explains the importance of mentorship and how, through technological innovation, MDRT has allowed members to share and grow together.

My MDRT Journey, local leadership, Malaysia – Lim Ren En

My MDRT Journey, local leadership, Malaysia – Lim Ren En

Hear how Lim harnessed the power of social media to engage members, strengthen the local MDRT community and transform MDRT Day Malaysia 2019 into a sold-out event.

My MDRT Journey, local leadership Singapore, Laura Hoi

My MDRT Journey, local leadership Singapore, Laura Hoi

Learn about the MDRT resources that Hoi finds most useful in her daily routine, including the MDRT Blog and newsletter, which share sales and practice management ideas.

MDRT Life Members

My MDRT Journey, MDRT Life member, Mariles Quevada

My MDRT Journey, MDRT Life member, Mariles Quevada

Quevada shares personal highlights from MDRT Day Philippines 2019 and says the event offers professional development opportunities, networking and fellowship. She also explains how MDRT has taught her to put her clients above herself.

My MDRT Journey, MDRT Life member, Amanda Tiew

My MDRT Journey, MDRT Life member, Amanda Tiew

MDRT has helped Tiew shape her career, grow her professional network and build trust with new clients. Learn more about the benefits of MDRT’s global village and why Tiew says, “MDRT makes a better me.”

My MDRT Journey, MDRT Life member, Alvin Soong

My MDRT Journey, MDRT Life member, Alvin Soong

Soong explains how MDRT’s Whole Person concept has enriched his professional and personal life and, reflecting on MDRT’s evolution in Asia, what he values most as a member of MDRT.

5-Year Members

My MDRT Journey, 5-year member, Maria Rosalinda

My MDRT Journey, 5-year member, Maria Rosalinda

Resilience, focus and commitment are key to qualifying for MDRT, says Rosalinda. She offers advice on how to achieve professional excellence with MDRT and says giving back to the community drives holistic success.

My MDRT Journey, 5-year member, Michelle Yeo

My MDRT Journey, 5-year member, Michelle Yeo

Yeo shares valuable insights from MDRT Day Malaysia 2019 and advice for new and aspiring members. For Yeo, the secret to success lies in setting clear goals and maintaining a positive attitude.

My MDRT Journey, 5-year member, Karen Faith

My MDRT Journey, 5-year member, Karen Faith

Since attending her first MDRT Annual Meeting in 2015 in New Orleans, Faith says she is constantly inspired by MDRT members. She offers advice on the importance of seeking out a mentor and maintaining work-life balance.

First-Time Members

President’s Message to 2020 First-Year Members

President’s Message to 2020 First-Year Members

2020 MDRT President, Regina Bedoya, CLU, ChFC, congratulates and welcomes first-year members and encourages them to look to MDRT to support them during challenging times.

My MDRT Journey, first-time member, Ee Kah Teik

My MDRT Journey, first-time member, Ee Kah Teik

Professionalism, trust and a “pay it forward” approach set MDRT apart, according to Ee. He shares first impressions of MDRT Day Malaysia 2019 and his goals for the year ahead.

My MDRT Journey, MDRT first-time member, Julian Benitez

My MDRT Journey, MDRT first-time member, Julian Benitez

Purpose is power, according to Benitez, as she explains the benefits of MDRT membership and why volunteering for PGA provides her with endless inspiration. Benitez also describes her favorite MDRT resources and how the MDRT App has helped to improve her business.

My MDRT Journey, first-time member, Vanessa

My MDRT Journey, first-time member, Vanessa

Vanessa outlines the professional and personal benefits of MDRT membership, and the spiritual motivation MDRT provides in helping her achieve her career goals. She describes qualifying for MDRT as “a defining moment.”