PORTLAND, OREGON — Oct. 17, 2017 — Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced today that Deanna Laidler has been named The Standard's Compliance and Ethics Officer.
In her new role, Laidler will oversee The Standard's insurance, retirement, individual annuities and broker-dealer compliance teams and be responsible for the corporate compliance program, which includes business conduct, ethics and corporate policy governance.
Most recently, Laidler was senior assistant attorney general for the Oregon Department of Justice and provided guidance to various state agencies. Prior to this she was associate counsel and compliance officer at Moda Health and was responsible for the company's corporate compliance program and coordinating policy submissions with state regulators. She has held other legal and compliance officer roles throughout her career.
&ldauo;Deanna is a valuable addition to our team. Her expertise and experience ensures our compliance program will continue to be an integral part of our culture and a fundamental ingredient in our success as a company,” said Holley Franklin, vice president, chief legal officer and corporate secretary at The Standard.
Laidler received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Whitman College. She earned both her Juris Doctor and Master of Legal Letters in Health Law from DePaul University College of Law.
About The Standard
The Standard is a leading provider of financial products and services, including group and individual disability insurance, group life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, group dental and vision insurance, absence management services, retirement plans products and services, and individual annuities. For more information about The Standard, visit standard.com.
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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