John F. Nichols, MSM, CLU, is the 2023 Secretary of MDRT. Nichols, from Chicago, Illinois, USA, is a 22-year MDRT member with two Court of the Table and 15 Top of the Table qualifications. He is also an Excalibur Knight and Legion of Honor member of the MDRT Foundation, a member of the Inner Circle Society and a Past President of the MDRT Foundation. Nichols is the president of Disability Resource Group, a national insurance agency that he founded, and a partner with Acrisure, a global fintech services provider. Nichols has spoken at the MDRT Annual Meeting five times, as well as the Top of the Table Annual Meeting and the MDRT Experience.