David M. McDonough was appointed president and COO, succeeding J. Grover Thomas Jr., who will continue as chairman and CEO.
Pioneer Mutual Life Insurance Company
Dayton Molendrop has been appointed president and CEO. The company also named three additional officers: Steve Ramsey, senior vice president; Larry Stoa, vice president and chief marketing officer; and Robin Optiz, vice president of operations.
Hartford Life Insurance Company
James Davey has been named vice president and will head the companys corporate retirement plans business.
First Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company
Brian Roth was named regional sales manager for the New York City regional sales office.
Guardian Life Insurance Company of American
Dennis J. Manning was named CEO effective Jan. 1, 2003. He continues as president.
Gary B. Lenderink, executive vice president, will oversee all risk management products. Thomas G. Sorell was promoted to executive vice president and chief investment officer; he has also been named president of the Park Avenue Portfolio family of mutual funds. Bruce C. Long, executive vice president, has assumed responsibility for Park Avenue Securities LLC and Guardian Trust Company FSB. Dennis S. Callahan has been promoted to executive vice president, assuming responsibility for building services in addition to other responsibilities.
Jackson National Life Insurance Company
Mike Wells has been promoted to vice chairman, chief operating officer.
Bill Green has been named senior vice president of field force development for AXA Advisors, LLC.
American United Life Insurance Company
Marcia McHie has been promoted to assistant vice president, individual systems; Angela Trefethen has been promoted to vice president, retirement plan services; and Dave Woods has been promoted to assistant vice president for national distribution of AULs life insurance and annuities products. Kyle Quinn has joined the company as regional marketing director for its western region.