The Standard Promotes Jans Dykhouse to Assistant Vice President of Sales Operations and Dental

PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Standard Insurance Company ("The Standard") announced today that Jans Dykhouse has been promoted to assistant vice president of Sales Operations and Dental.

Dykhouse joined The Standard in 1999 and has served in multiple roles including senior director of Sales Operations and Service and second vice president of Employee Benefit Sales Operations.

In his new role, Dykhouse will be responsible for leading sales operations, account management of Employee Benefits business, and the dental and vision product portfolios.

“Jans has been a key contributor to the sales team and has a strong track record of helping us serve our internal and external customers,” said Rick Johnstone, vice president of Employee Benefits Sales at The Standard. “His leadership has helped to build a best-in-class field sales and service team.”

Dykhouse earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics from the University of Oregon and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts Lowell.

About The Standard

The Standard is a family of companies dedicated to helping customers achieve financial well-being and peace of mind. In business since 1906, we are a leading provider of financial protection products and services for employers and individuals. Our products include group and individual disability insurance, group life, dental and vision insurance, voluntary (employee-paid) benefits, absence management services, and retirement plans and annuities for employers and individuals. For more information about The Standard, visit or follow us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn .

The Standard is the marketing name for StanCorp Financial Group, Inc., and its subsidiaries: Standard Insurance Company, The Standard Life Insurance Company of New York, Standard Retirement Services, Inc., StanCorp Mortgage Investors, LLC, StanCorp Investment Advisers, Inc., StanCorp Real Estate, LLC, and StanCorp Equities, Inc.


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