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Get to Know The Standard

How We Work, How We Help

Work with us and you’ll meet a company of remarkable people united by compassion and a genuine desire to help others. Whether we’re at work or serving our communities, we challenge ourselves and each other to go above and beyond.

The Standard provides insurance, retirement and investment products and services. We’re a remote-first company headquartered in Portland, Oregon. Since 2016, we’ve been a part of the Meiji Yasuda family of companies.

Our company includes StanCorp Financial Group, Inc., Standard Insurance Company, The Standard Life Insurance Company of New York, Standard Retirement Services, Inc., StanCorp Mortgage Investors, StanCorp Investment Advisers, StanCorp Real Estate, StanCorp Equities, Anthem Life Insurance Company, Anthem Life & Disability Insurance Company and Greater Georgia Life Insurance Company.

Our Company at a Glance


Founded as Oregon Life Insurance Company




Billion assets under administration

A Commitment to Community

Our company was founded to contribute to the well-being of our community by providing local services to local people. Since 1906, that mission has been the foundation of everything we do. From our newest hires to our CEO, we are dedicated to a legacy of giving back and the impact it makes in our communities across the nation.


Our corporate giving programs focus on healthy communities, disability and empowerment, cultural development, and education and advancement.

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Employee Programs

Our culture of caring begins with the efforts and contributions of our team.

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Volunteer Expo

This annual event matches Portland metro area volunteers with 100+ nonprofit organizations.

Learn More About Our Volunteer Expo


Explore our practices to contribute to a healthy environment. 

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See how we strive to make a difference in our communities.

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Get to Know Us Better

See details about our company leadership, history and financial information.

What Unites Us

“At The Standard, we believe in the promise of equality, the power of compassion and the strength of community, and we’re always challenging ourselves to do better.”
Dan McMillan
President and CEO

Our Commitment to Inclusion

Diversity, equity and inclusion is a practice we commit to every day, across the company. We’re proud to consistently score top marks in national disability inclusion and LGBTQ+ equality surveys.

Explore Our Environmental, Social and Governance Impact

Read a report sharing the effect our company has on our customers, communities and the environment.

Find Your Next Career

Great opportunities for great people are always available here.

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