Promoted to his current role in 2019, Rick leads a multi-disciplinary team in charge of developing innovative client solutions and research and development activities, including new data sources and underwriting, mortality research and global referrals for mortality risk. He also drives innovation initiatives and expansion of the Velogica product into the fully underwritten and preferred market.
Rick brings more than two decades of actuarial and insurance industry leadership experience. He was most recently with TIAA as Senior Managing Director, Product Management & Chief Product Actuary, where, in addition to his actuarial team responsibilities, he was responsible for the management of TIAA’s $250 billion book of fixed and stable value institutional products.
He holds a bachelor's degree in mathematics from Western Michigan University. He is a Fellow in the Society of Actuaries and Member of the American Academy of Actuaries.