NU Online News Service, June 26, 10:23 a.m. – New York Life Insurance Company , New York, has promoted Leonard J. Elmer to vice president of human resources.

Elmer succeeds Richard Hansen, who is retiring after 24 years with the company.

Elmer has worked for New York Life for 12 years. For the past two years, he has been managing director of human resources for the company’s New York Life Investment Management L.L.C. unit.