MADISON, Wis. (9/18/13)--CUNA Mutual Group has appointed Janet V. Whitehouse to its board of directors.
Whitehouse has three decades of experience in business and the insurance industry, most recently as president of Wentworth Advisory Group, which provides strategic advice to corporations in various stages of development.
A former grammar school teacher, Whitehouse served as a senior executive at two Fortune 500 insurance companies--Sun Life Financial and Unum Corp.--where she led mergers and acquisitions, financial turnarounds, organizational restructuring and business development ventures.
"Janet's proven leadership experience and vast knowledge of the insurance industry will be tremendous assets to the Board of Directors and our company," said Jeff Post, CUNA Mutual Group, president/CEO.
CUNA Mutual's board is chaired by Eldon R. Arnold, retired president/CEO, CEFCU, Peoria, Ill. Thomas C. Godlasky, retired CEO, Aviva North America, is vice chairman. Other board members include: