Mike Stephens, retired NGL Regional Vice President passes away

It is with deep sadness that we share the passing of Mike Stephens, retired NGL Preneed Regional Vice President, on May 15, 2020. Mike retired in February 2019 after 35 years in the funeral industry and more than 10 years with NGL. Mike was a valuable member of our Preneed sales team. During his tenure… Read More

Executive new hires and promotion announced at National Guardian Life Insurance Company

NGL is pleased to announce it hired two new executives, Marita LaChapell and Tim Schaefer and promoted Jessica Grann. Jessica Grann, former Assistant Vice President and Director of Corporate Communications,has been promoted and is leading a new function as Chief of Staff and Vice President of Brand and Corporate Communications. Grann joined NGL in 2004… Read More

NGL and its employees donate more than $96,000 to local nonprofits

The spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) was as surprising to National Guardian Life Insurance Company (NGL) as it was to most people and businesses throughout Madison and the entire nation. The majority of NGL’s 350 plus employees worked in the office. But within the course of a weekend and two business days, nearly everyone was transitioned… Read More

Accounting, Finance and Investment Executive New Hires and Promotion at National Guardian Life Insurance Company

National Guardian Life Insurance Company (NGL) is pleased to announce the addition of several new finance and accounting executives to the team. Timothy Matson joined NGL as Senior Vice President, Chief Investment Officer. Matson has 33 years of experience in the investment management industry, with an extensive background in fixed income, equity, alternative assets, and… Read More

AM Best Affirms A- (Excellent) Rating of NGL and Revises Outlook to Positive

National Guardian Life Insurance Company (NGL) is pleased to announce AM Best has revised the outlooks to positive from stable and affirmed its A- (Excellent) rating effective February 28, 2020. This rating reflects the excellent ability of NGL to meet its ongoing insurance policy and contract obligations and further attests to its financial strength. “Our… Read More

Members of NGL participate in Polar Plunge

This year there were two teams from NGL who participated in the Polar Plunge – Black Swans and Hannah’s Angels. The Polar Plunge, held on February 15, 2020, benefits Special Olympics Wisconsin. A huge congratulations to teams Black Swans and Hannah’s Angels for being in the Top 5 Agencies and to Jeanne C., NGL Senior Contracting Specialist, and… Read More

Enhanced Sales Team Focused on Preneed Unveiled at NGL

National Guardian Life Insurance Company (NGL), has promoted individuals and reorganized the structure of its Preneed sales team to further strengthen strategic partnerships and deepen relationships to enhance Preneed sales growth potential. The team has a wealth of knowledge in the Preneed industry and an understanding of serving the needs of marketing organizations, independent agents… Read More