Don Messier is named Treasurer of National Life Group 


Don Messier

Montpelier, VT (March 28, 2011) – Don Messier has been appointed vice president and treasurer for National Life Group. 

Messier began his career with the company in 2000 in the Financial Management Group. His strong business acumen and drive for results have been recognized time and again as he was promoted first to director for financial analysis and subsequently 2nd vice president for financial analysis and reporting. In 2004 Messier took on the lead financial role within the company’s career distribution channel. The following year he was promoted to vice president for finance and strategic planning. Since 2006 Messier has also served as the financial officer for the broker-dealer,Equity Services, Inc. and his financial role expanded to include independent distribution in 2009.


Messier graduated from the University of Vermont in 1991 with his Bachelor’s degree in Business and Master’s in Business Administration in 1999. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a member of the Vermont Society of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs.

Prior to joining National Life, Messier worked for Marsh Management Inc., and for KPMG Peat Marwick.

National Life Group® is a trade name of National Life Insurance Company, Montpelier, Vt., Life Insurance Company of the Southwest, Addison, Texas, and their affiliates. Each company of National Life Group is solely responsible for its own financial condition and contractual obligations. Life Insurance Company of the Southwest is not an authorized insurer in New York and does not conduct insurance business in New York.

Equity Services, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC, is a Broker/Dealer and Registered Investment Adviser affiliate of National Life Insurance Company. P: 800-344-7437 Centralized Mailing Address: One National Life Drive, Montpelier, VT 05604