What You Need to Know
- F&G has promoted Wendy JB Young to chief financial officer, from chief risk officer.
- The American College of Financial Services board has named John Howard the new chair.
- Salene Hitchcock-Gear has been appointed vice chair.
A growing annuity seller has a new chief financial officer.
F&G — a Des Moines, Iowa-based annuity issuer that’s now part of Fidelity National Financial — has promoted Wendy JB Young to CFO, from chief risk officer.
She succeeds John Fleurant.
Young began working for F&G in 2000, as an actuary.
She has a bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University. She is a fellow in the Society of Actuaries and a member of the American Academy of Actuaries.
Other insurance organizations also have personnel moves news this week.
The American College
The board of the American College of Financial Services has picked John Howard to be the new chair and Salene Hitchcock-Gear to be vice chair.
The American College is a nonprofit financial services school in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.