About Phil Mandelkorn

Phil Mandelkorn portraitPhil Mandelkorn is a leading provider of Fixed Indexed Annuities in the Charlottesville Albermarle region. Mandelkorn has a wide range of work and personal experiences (including Navy Seal, speechwriter to Robert F. Kennedy and Yoga instructor), giving him a deeper understanding of friends, clients and students: their hopes; their dreams; their heart aches; their searching.

In financial services his goal is to help clients build a firm, safe and growing economic foundation before and during their retirement.


Speechwriter and Assistant to Robert F. Kennedy during the 1968 presidential election campaign.

Time Magazine correspondent traveling the world, reporting on news and interviewing newsmakers; Chief Justices of the Supreme Court, Dr. Martin Luther King; frequent interviews with the President’s Council of Economic Advisers and Federal Reserve Board Governors.

Navy Lieutenant JG in the Mediterranean, Caribbean and Arctic oceans; named US Navy Seal Team Honor Platoon Commander by President John F. Kennedy; Former Director of Teacher Training and Chairman of Integral Yoga International.

Since 1990 owner and director of Phil Mandelkorn Financial – enabling clients to maximize their income and savings so they can enjoy a comfortable retirement. Mandelkorn and his team find the best and safest financial instruments, tax strategies and insurance policies for clients, helping them to invest safely and profitably before and during retirement.

Mandelkorn received his BA from the Wharton School of Finance at the University of Pennsylvania on a Navy ROTC scholarship