Ten employees have been recognized by OneAmerica® as ASPIRE honorees as a result of outstanding performance on behalf of the more than 140-year-old life insurance, retirement and employee benefits organization.
Jeff Drake, vice president, senior product advisor, Individual Life and Financial Services, was presented with the ASPIRE Distinguished Achievement honor. Instrumental in developing our Care Solutions suite of asset-based long-term-care products, Drake is renowned in his industry, takes time to mentor and develop new actuaries, and has a reputation for unquestioned integrity and high standards.
Our ASPIRE Excellence in Execution honorees are: Dan Noah, development consultant, Information Technology; Beth Knue, business analyst consultant, IT; and Stephanie Cornett, associate manager, marketing tech and vendor relationships, Employee Benefits.
Our ASPIRE Excellence in Partnership honorees are: Julie Madden, plan service consultant, Retirement Services (RS); Ben Langhammer, associate consultant actuary, RS; and Audrey Reading, plan services technician, RS.
Our ASPIRE Outstanding Leadership honorees are: Kara Traut, manager, IT; Don Nieten, director, Customer Support Services; and Shante Bennett, manager, treasury services, Corporate Finance.
“All 10 of our honorees are shining examples of what greatness looks like at OneAmerica,” said Scott Davison, chairman, president and CEO of OneAmerica. “The ASPIRE Awards are concrete proof that our greatest assets aren’t the ones our investment team manages. Our greatest assets are the ones who go home at the end of each work day.”
A total of 233 individuals were nominated. Over 2,000 people are employed by OneAmerica.
The ASPIRE Awards program was created in 2014 as a way to spotlight our associates who — day in and day out — serve customers and financial professionals.
OneAmerica® is the marketing name for the companies of OneAmerica.
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A national leader in the insurance and financial services marketplace for more than 140 years, the companies of OneAmerica have helped customers build and protect their financial futures. OneAmerica offers a variety of products and services to serve the financial needs of their policyholders and customers. These products include retirement plan products and recordkeeping services, individual life insurance, annuities, asset-based long-term care solutions and employee benefit plan products. Products are issued and underwritten by the companies of OneAmerica and distributed through a nationwide network of employees, agents, brokers and other sources who are committed to providing value to our customers. To learn more about our products, services and the companies of OneAmerica, visit OneAmerica.com/companies.