Sedrik R. Newbern is President of Phoenix Insurance & Financial Services, an Allstate Insurance agency in downtown Libertyville, IL. His focus is on protecting your assets and family from mayhem by ensuring that you have the appropriate products and coverage for your needs. He is also President of Newbern Consulting Group serving as a marketing consultant and motivational speaker specializing in purpose-driven personal/professional coaching and business consulting.
In his 20 year career with non-profit organizations and Allstate Corporation, Sedrik has held local, regional and national marketing positions in Nashville, DC and Chicago. These experiences have given him a broad prospective of business and leadership development. This was the foundation and inspiration that led to him becoming an entrepreneur.
Sedrik has a deep passion and commitment to growing the community and serving others. He strongly believes that when you know better, you do better, so he empowers customers and other entrepreneurs through education and the development of sustainable action plans. He serves on several non-profit boards and committees including roles as President for the University of IL Lake County Extension Foundation and Treasurer for Boys & Girls Club Lake County.
Sedrik recently authored a book entitled Unconditional Forgiveness, Lessons on Letting Go To Build Better Relationships, his perspective on the impact growing up without his father had on his life. He also explores the evolution of the relationship with his father and how they moved beyond past pains to develop an unbreakable bond. Full of practical advice to those previously hurt in relationships, the book shares one man’s healing and how you too can develop healthy relationships.
A native of Nashville, TN, Sedrik holds a BS in Marketing from Western Kentucky University and an MBA with a concentration in Economics from Tennessee State University. His ultimate support and motivation come from his wife Denise and their son Matthew.
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