Edward Hodgman

Financial Advisor

As a financial advisor at Securian Capital of the Chesapeake, Edward’s focus is simple: helping his clients achieve their financial goals with a human touch. He helps his clients navigate the complexities of financial services with minimal stress, believing that good communication and a clear understanding of client goals make it easier to choose the right financial tools for each client.

Edward is a graduate of Harvard College and has a Ph.D. in American history from the University of Rochester. Prior to joining Securian Capital of the Chesapeake, he worked for seven years as an agent and Registered Representative with New York Life. He holds his FINRA Series 7 (General Securities Representative Examination) and Series 66 (Uniform Combined State Law Examination). He received his Maryland Life and Health Insurance license in 2014, and is licensed in Maryland, DC, and Virginia as well as Arizona, California, Massachusetts, Missouri, New York, and several other jurisdictions.

Edward’s career path has combined education and entrepreneurship. He successfully created a product identification and metal fabrication company in the 1990s that became a global exporter for several US companies and has had multi-year consulting arrangements with leading international market research companies. In 2014, he joined New York Life, becoming a Registered Representative in 2016. In 2022, he was invited to join Securian Capital of the Chesapeake to assist clients with retirement strategies, investments, risk protection, and estate planning.

Married with two grown children, Edward is a literacy tutor in Montgomery County and volunteers as a business coach. Hobbies include downhill and cross-country skiing and music. He serves as an elder at his church in Potomac, MD.

Edward Hodgman is a Registered Representative and an Investment Advisor Representative of Securian Financial Services, Inc.  4502010  3/2022