Managing Partner


Blake McKinney

New York Life

500 Liberty Street South East

Suite 500

Salem, OR 97301

Phone (503) 316-2018

Managing Partner Blake McKinney has been with New York Life since 1996, starting as an agent in the Houston General Office in Texas.  He became a Partner in 1998 and was later promoted to Senior Partner in 2002.  In 2006, Blake accepted the position of Managing Partner of the Greater Oregon General Office.  The Greater Oregon General Office has grown tremendously under his guidance and leadership.

Blake earned a Bachelor Degree in Education from Texas Tech University.  He also attended Abilene Christian University.

Blake was born and raised in West Texas.  His first career was a High School Football and Baseball coach.  While in Texas, Blake also taught math prior to coming to New York Life.

Married for over 20 years, Blake and his wife Andrea currently reside in Salem with their three children.  Blake enjoys golfing and other outdoor activities, going to church as well as spending time with this family.