Managing Partner

Clara Kong

Managing Partner

New York Life 

Valley Forge General Office

1205 Westlakes Dr. Suite 180 

Berwyn, PA 19312

Phone (484) 595-2400

FAX (484) 595-2499


Clara Kong joined New York Life in November 2010 as a Partner in the Westchester General Office after a distinguished 21 year career with MetLife. Throughout her MetLife career as both an agent and Managing Director, Clara was a consistent member of The Million Dollar Round Table *(MDRT) and a perennial qualifier to company leadership conferences.  Once at New York Life,  Clara quickly rose in the ranks and was promoted to Senior Partner in September 2013. After being the #1 Senior Partner in 2013 and 2014 in the nation, Clara received an appointment to the prestigious New York Life Managing Partner Advisory Council (MPAC). Prior to her promotion as Managing Partner of the Valley Forge General Office in June 2016, Clara developed and promoted 6 agents to different leadership roles within New York Life and was the recipient of numerous leadership awards. 

Clara spent six years with IBM after receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree from Pace University. She is married to Jeremiah with three grown sons.

¹MDRT is recognized throughout the industry as the standard of excellence in life insurance sales performance.