LIMRA and LOMA elected seven executives to the LL Global board of directors. LL Global governs LIMRA and LOMA, which are not-for-profit, member-owned trade associations.

The seven life insurance and financial services senior executives were elected during LL Global’s annual meeting, which was held in conjunction with LIMRA’s Annual Conference on Oct. 25, in Washington DC. Each will serve a three-year term beginning in 2011. As part of the board of directors, they will help set policy and guide the actions of the LIMRA and LOMA.

The new members are:

  • Thomas P. Burns, chief distribution officer, Allianz Life
  • Michael R. Fanning, EVP, MassMutual
  • Les C. Herr, president and CEO, Empire Life Insurance Company
  • Joseph R. Monk, SVP, and CAO, State Farm Life and vice president, health, for State Farm Insurance Companies
  • Daniel P. Mulheran, president, U.S. Retail Life Distribution, ING U.S. Insurance
  • Saloon Tham, regional CEO, ACE Life Assurance Company
  • James A. Thomsen, EVP, member services, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans

“We are pleased to welcome these industry leaders to our board of directors,” says Robert Kerzner, president and CEO of LIMRA, LOMA and LL Global. “Each brings extensive experience and insight to the role, guiding us as we continue to provide the research and education that is so vital to our members, allowing them to make informed decisions for their businesses.”