Matt joined National Life Group in 2011 as Vice President and Controller. In 2014, he was promoted to Chief Accounting Officer, responsible for National Life Group’s Treasury, Controller and FP&A functions and in 2016 moved from Finance to Operations where he led Life and Annuity New Business Operations until he was promoted in 2017 to Senior Vice President of the Customer Service Center, with responsibility for leading a team of over 500+ professionals focused on providing a consistent, positive customer experience across all of operations.
In his current role as Senior Vice President of Independent Distribution, Matt co-leads the distribution field leadership team for life and annuity sales through independent marketing organizations. He has primary responsibility for implementing overall sales and distribution strategies for marketing organizations, identifying new opportunities and continuously building relationships with existing organizations.
Prior to joining National Life Group, he spent over 11 years working for Deloitte where he was focused on delivering consulting and accounting services to many companies in the Life Insurance and Annuity industry.
Matt received his B.S. in Accounting from Northwestern College and is a licensed CPA.