LIMRA NAMES BANKERS LIFE AND CASUALTY COMPANY EXECUTIVE TO BOARD
Friday, September 12, 2003
CHICAGO (December 9, 2003) - Susan Morisato,
Senior Vice President and Chief Actuary of Bankers Life and
Casualty Company, Chicago, has been named to the 26-member Board of
Directors of the Life Insurance Marketing Research Association
The century-old organization serves clients with cooperative
research in marketing and distribution. LIMRA helps clients
identify trends, evaluate options, and create solutions for their
"Susan will be a great asset to our Board," said Charles R.
Wright, LIMRA Board Chair. "Her experience as an executive and her
depth of knowledge of product development will provide us new
Morisato said, "I look forward to working with the Board. LIMRA
is a very important partner for our industry, providing research
that is timely, relevant and highly credible to outside
At Bankers, Morisato is responsible for product development,
risk management, strategic planning and market research for all
products. She joined Bankers in 1979 as an actuarial assistant. Her
promotion to senior vice president came in 1996.
Her professional associations include the Society of Actuaries,
American Academy of Actuaries, Health Insurance Association of
America, and the American Council of Life Insurers. She holds a
bachelor's degree in mathematics and education and a master's in
mathematics, both from the University of Illinois.
Established in 1879 and headquartered at the historic
Merchandise Mart in downtown Chicago, Bankers Life and Casualty
Company focuses exclusively on the financial security needs of
seniors. The company offers a broad portfolio of health and life
insurance and retirement savings products designed especially for
seniors. These products are distributed through a national network
of professionally trained company agents. Visit us online at www.bankers.com.