Jennifer Kaset joins NGL as Regional Vice President

We are pleased to announce Jennifer Kaset has joined the marketing team as Regional Vice President. Kaset will focus on developing and nurturing preneed partnerships with NGL’s marketing organizations, independent agents and agencies. She serves as a member of the NGL Preneed sales team and oversees partners’ service needs as they strive to achieve their… Read More

National Guardian Life Insurance Company and Insurance Capital Group launch strategic partnership

Creation of BrightBenefits and investment in Commercial Travelers to be initial transactions NGL launched a new strategic partnership with New York-based Insurance Capital Group (ICG), the leading strategic investor in the mutual insurance industry. NGL and ICG, through its Federal Life Group, Inc. (Federal Life) affiliate, have jointly developed and launched a national dental and… Read More

Patrick Juarez promoted to Senior Vice President

We are pleased to announce the NGL Board of Directors has appointed Patrick M. Juarez as Senior Vice President, Director of Specialty Insurance Markets.   Juarez began his career with NGL in 2015 as Vice President, Group Market Sales. During his tenure with NGL he has been responsible for managing marketing and sales strategies for… Read More

Joanna Trygstad joins NGL as Vice President, Policy Administration

We are pleased to welcome Joanna K. Trygstad to the team as Vice President, Policy Administration. Joanna oversees the policy administration services, claims, underwriting, agent support and customer services. “Joanna is a results-driven collaborative leader who empowers the people on her teams to focus on customer service excellence. Her background in the insurance industry and… Read More

Albert L. Toon Jr. appointed to NGL Board of Directors

We are pleased to announce that Albert L. Toon Jr. has been appointed to our Board of Directors. Toon is rejoining the Board of Directors after previously serving from 2003 to 2017. “We are excited for Al to rejoin the NGL Board of Directors. Al is an experienced business owner and professional who will provide… Read More

Kimberly Shaul promoted to Senior Vice President

We are pleased to announce that our Board of Directors appointed Kimberly A. Shaul, J.D., as Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary. Shaul began her career with NGL in 2014 as Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary. During her tenure with NGL she has been responsible for leading and directing all legal… Read More

New hires and promotions announced at National Guardian Life Insurance Company

We are pleased to announce executive new hires and promotions. Recently joining NGL include Dave Anderson, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer and Joe Guyotte, National Sales Manager – Individual Markets. Recent promotions include Andrea Rouleau, Assistant Vice President & Pricing Actuary and Greg Vertelka, Vice President, Information Technology. Dave Anderson brings more than… Read More

Joe Guyotte joins NGL as National Sales Vice President

We are pleased to announce that Joe Guyotte joined the Specialty Insurance Markets team as National Sales Manager – Individual Markets. Guyotte will focus on developing and implementing marketing plans with current and potential marketing organizations. He will also be working with agents for NGL’s individual products lines of business, including EssentialLTC (Long Term Care… Read More

NGL donates $50,000 for Operation Fresh Start renovation

We are pleased to announce our donation of $50,000 in support of the renovation of Operation Fresh Start’s (OFS) new building located at 2670 Milwaukee Street. Operation Fresh Start is a nonprofit that serves disconnected young people ages 16 to 24. Since 1970 OFS has provided comprehensive employment and training services to more than 8,000… Read More

Lori Gubash and Ginger Wolf join NGL as National Sales Vice Presidents

We are pleased to announce that Lori Gubash and Ginger Wolf joined the Specialty Insurance Markets (SIMs) team as National Sales Vice Presidents. Gubash and Wolf will focus on maintaining and developing strategic partnerships with current and potential marketing organizations and agents. They will have key leadership roles on the SIMs team implementing marketing plans… Read More