Derek's Team : HIPac Financial | Honolulu, HI

Derek's Team

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Derek Tenn

Partner & Financial Adviser

CA Insurance License Number #0F40726


Derek Tenn has created innovative, holistic financial solutions for individuals, families, and closely held corporations since 1998. A solid financial plan requires a team of trusted advisors, which is why he maintains strategic relationships with some of the best professionals in the industry. At the same time, he understands the importance of family and community. He is passionate about developing personal relationships and trust with his clients and treats everyone he works with like family. 

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Derek is currently an Investment Advisor Representative with Eagle Strategies LLC, Registered Investment Advisor and maintains the FINRA Series 7, 66 registrations.

Born and raised on Oahu, Derek currently resides in Kaimuki with his wife and two daughters. He graduated from Kailua High School and the University of Hawaii at Manoa Shidler College of Business in Finance.

Derek enjoys spending time with his family and friends, traveling, sports, golf, hiking, and hitting the newest eateries.

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  • Million Dollar Round Table Qualifying Member (Lifetime and Qualifying Member 2022)1
  • Million Dollar Round Table Court of the Table Qualifying Member1
  • New York Life Chairman's Council Qualifier2
  • New York Life President's Council Qualifier2
  • New York Life Executive Council Qualifier2
  • Eagle Strategies Eagle Summit Qualifier3
  • New York Life Annuity Champion3
  • New York Life Life All-Star Award3
  • New York Life New Agent of the Year (1999)
  • New York Life New Agent Case Rate Leader of the Year (1999)
  • Investment Advisor Representative for Eagle Strategies LLC
  • Registered Representative for NYLIFE Securities LLC
  • Agent with New York Life Insurance Company


Derek’s community involvements include working with the National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors and Na Koa: University of Hawaii Football Booster Club. He was previously the President of the Rotary Club of West Honolulu. He holds the Rotary 4-way test close to his heart when making personal and business decisions: Is it the truth? Is it fair to all concerned? Will it bring good will and better friendships? Is it beneficial to all concerned?


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Jenine Goto

Client Experience Manager

Jenine was born and raised on Oahu and graduated from Aiea High School and the University of Hawaii at Manoa, where she majored in Psychology and was a member of the UH Concert Band and Marching Band Colorguard. She started her career with New York Life as an agent in 2015 and qualified for the New Org Summit in 2016. She currently serves as Operations Manager under Derek Tenn servicing client needs. In her free time, she enjoys live music and has served as a member of the Manoa Lions Club since 2018.

(808) 529-6333 Business
(808) 599-1869 Fax


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Pacific Guardian Center


Located in downtown Honolulu in the Pacific Guardian Center:

Directions to parking (On Alakea Street)
Note: Clearance 6’ 1”

H-1 Eastbound:

  1. Exit at Pali Highway off-ramp (stay right heading downtown)
  2. Continue onto Bishop Street
  3. Left at Queen Street.
  4. Left at Alakea (stay in left lane)
  5. Left into Pacific Guardian Center parking garage

H-1 Westbound:

  1. Exit at Vineyard Street off-ramp
  2. Left at Pali Highway
  3. Continue onto Bishop Street
  4. Left at Queen Street
  5. Left at Alakea (stay in left lane)
  6. Left into Pacific Guardian Center parking garage

Nimitz Highway:

  1. Left at Alakea (stay in left lane)
  2. After Queen Street, Left into Pacific Guardian Center parking garage

Derek is licensed and services clients in these states.

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1The Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), The Premier Association of Financial Professionals is recognized globally as the standard of excellence for life insurance sales performance in the insurance and financial services industry.

2Council is an annual company recognition program based on agent production from July 1-June 30.

3Sales achievement awards.