WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP SERIES: Carol Carlson

This article is part of a series of posts from National Life’s Women’s Inclusion Network. WIN is a concentration of bright and forward-thinking women (and men!) who collaborate on the leadership development, diversification, and empowerment of National Life’s female field affiliates and home office employees.

Carol Carlson, elected to the National Life Board in 2016, is a retired partner from the accounting firm of Ernst & Young, LLP, where she served for over 36 years as an audit and accounting specialist working with companies in the insurance industry. Her clients included many of the largest life and annuity writers in the world, as well as many of the largest global property and casualty insurers.

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It wasn’t MY life that flashed before my eyes

I couldn’t imagine a more perfect life for myself other than the life I was currently living.

I had traveled the world as a four-time Olympian. With my soulmate and husband by my side, I marveled at the wonders of life as we raised our three young children to be adventurous, courageous, and strong. I had started a successful career helping others protect their futures.

I couldn’t imagine how much my own life would soon change.

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WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP SERIES: Anna Salgado

This article is part of a series of posts from National Life’s Women’s Inclusion Network. WIN is a concentration of bright and forward-thinking women (and men!) who collaborate on the leadership development, diversification, and empowerment of National Life’s female field affiliates and home office employees. 

Anna Salgado is co-owner and COO of Innergy Financial. She is passionate about contributing to her team by managing the company’s operational aspects for the overall development and growth of the agency. As a San Diego, CA native, Anna enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters at the beach.

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WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP SERIES: REBECCA DUNNE

This article is part of a series of posts from National Life’s Women’s Inclusion Network. WIN is a concentration of bright and forward-thinking women (and men!) who collaborate on the leadership development, diversification, and empowerment of National Life’s female field affiliates and home office employees. 

Rebecca Dunne joined National Life in 2016 as a Vice President for the Affiliated Channel.  Last week, she became the Senior Vice President for Affiliated Distribution and will lead the Channel into its next phase of strategic growth and market development.

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WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP SERIES: Wanda Catoe

This article is part of a series of posts from National Life’s Women’s Inclusion Network. WIN is a concentration of bright and forward-thinking women (and men!) who collaborate on the leadership development, diversification, and empowerment of National Life’s female field affiliates and home office employees. 

Wanda serves as Vice President, IT Applications and she and her teams are responsible for Application Build, Deployment and Support. Wanda is based in Addison and has been with National Life’s information technology team for 4 years.

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WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP SERIES: Corissa Hernandez

This article is part of a series of posts from National Life’s Women’s Inclusion Network. WIN is a concentration of bright and forward-thinking women (and men!) who collaborate on the leadership development, diversification, and empowerment of National Life’s female field affiliates and home office employees. 

Corissa Hernandez is the co-founder and visionary of Legacy Full Circle Financial & Insurance Services, The Empire Tavern, House of Xelas, and Nativo HLP. The daughter of Mexican immigrants, Corissa began her career as a middle school teacher after earning degrees at Cal Poly Pomona and UCLA.

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WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP SERIES: Senait Menghes

This article is part of a series of posts from National Life’s Women’s Inclusion Network. WIN is a concentration of bright and forward-thinking women (and men!) who collaborate on the leadership development, diversification, and empowerment of National Life’s female field affiliates and home office employees. 

Director of Life and Annuity Operations, Senait Menghes joined National Life Group in 2014 in New Business Operations supporting our life and annuity business. Senait is a representative on National Life’s Culture Fellows team, a team put together to strengthen, innovate and build the culture for National Life Group, and a member of National Life’s 2020 Strategic Thinking Institute. Additionally, Senait is an integral part of WIN’s leadership team helping develop content for the field, and networking opportunities for both home office employees and our field advocates.

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