Roger is an independent agent for L&L Advisors in Salina, he works out of our Salina Central Mall location. Roger was born in the Erie, Pa and raised in that area. Roger moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma to attend Oral Roberts University where he enjoyed a great education and where he started dating his future bride, Marsha Garten Pavkov from Abilene, KS. Roger and Marsha have 3 grown children Aaron, Andy and Alicia. Roger and Marsha have also been blessed with 6 grandsons and one granddaughter, with another granddaughter due in May of 2017.
After graduating from ORU he worked for 5 years with Youth for Christ with Marsha assisting him. Following those first 5 years, Roger was in retail management with Midwest TV and Appliance which brought them to Salina in 1989. In Salina he has enjoyed helping coach for the YMCA, helped serve meals at the Salina Rescue Mission, volunteered delivering “Meals on Wheels,” helping with food drives at the Salina Food Bank, and assisting his wife Marsha at First Covenant Church in the children’s ministry, where Marsha has worked for 25 years. Following his 15 years in retail management, he has followed in his father’s footsteps by working within the insurance industry for 17 years. Most of his years in insurance he managed his own agency, then in 2015 he sold his agency and joined the team at L & L Advisors. Within L & L Advisors, he takes pride in helping clients understand how Medicare works and the options available for Medicare Supplements (Gap Insurance). Roger also assists clients by performing “client retirement income reviews.” These client reviews help look at pre-retirement and post retirement needs clients have regarding health, life and retirement income options.