The Society of Financial Service Professionals has elected Roderick Hansen to be president.

Hansen succeeded James Tyrpak as head of the FSP, Newtown Square, Pa.

Hansen is a regional vice president in the Boca Raton, Fla., office of Pacific Life Insurance Company, a unit of Pacific LifeCorp, Newport Beach, Calif.

The other 2008-2008 FSP officers are R. Clifford Berg Jr., president-elect; Thomas Petsche, secretary; and Tyrpak, immediate past president.

Berg, the president-elect, is a vice president at The Financial House Inc., Centreville, Del.