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Leadership

William W. Lester, CFA, FLMI
William W. Lester, CFA, FLMI

President and Chief Executive Officer

Individual Division and Ameritas Investment Corp.

Ryan C. Beasley, CFP, CLU, ChFC, MSFS, LLIF
Ryan C. Beasley, CFP, CLU, ChFC, MSFS, LLIF

Executive Vice President Individual Division

Robert M. Jurgensmeier, FSA, MAAA
Robert M. Jurgensmeier, FSA, MAAA

Executive Vice President, Individual Product and Independent Distribution

Lisa A. Mullen, CPA, FLMI
Lisa A. Mullen, CPA, FLMI

Senior Vice President Individual Financial Operations

Steven J. Valerius, FLMI
Steven J. Valerius, FLMI

Senior Vice President, Individual Division

Kurt Shallow
Kurt Shallow

President - Ameritas Investment Company, LLC Senior Vice President, Agency and Advisor Distribution

Heather Nagengast
Heather Nagengast

Senior Vice President, Operations - Ameritas Investment Company, LLC Vice President, Wealth Management and Investment Services

Retirement Plans

Jim Kais
Jim Kais

Senior Vice President Retirement Plans

Ameritas Investment Partners

James Mikus, CFA, FLMI
James Mikus, CFA, FLMI

President and Chief Executive Officer

Group Division

Karen M. Gustin, LLIF
Karen M. Gustin, LLIF

Executive Vice President Group Division

James J. Barone
James J. Barone

Senior Vice President Business Development and Wholesale Distribution

Patrick D. "Drew" Fleming
Patrick D. "Drew" Fleming

Senior Vice President Group Distribution and National Partners

Bruce E. Mieth
Bruce E. Mieth

Senior Vice President Group Operations

Kelly J. Wieseler, FSA, MAAA
Kelly J. Wieseler, FSA, MAAA

Senior Vice President Group Chief Actuary and Underwriting

Shared Services

Susan K. Wilkinson, CPA, FLMI
Susan K. Wilkinson, CPA, FLMI

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

Brent Korte
Brent Korte

Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

Christine F. Neighbors, Esq.
Christine F. Neighbors, Esq.

Senior Vice President and Assistant Secretary

April L. Rimpley, LLIF, FLMI
April L. Rimpley, LLIF, FLMI

Senior Vice President Human Resources

Robert-John H. Sands, CLU, ChFC
Robert-John H. Sands, CLU, ChFC

Senior Vice President General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Carrie Weber
Carrie Weber

Senior Vice President Compliance and Risk

Linda A. Whitmire, FSA, MAAA
Linda A. Whitmire, FSA, MAAA

Senior Vice President, Chief Actuary Corporate

Richard A. Wiedenbeck
Richard A. Wiedenbeck

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer