Ameritas Chief Executive Officer JoAnn Martin announces the following officer elections, effective Oct. 1, 2018.
Sue Nemec was elected second vice president - customer service for the group division. Nemec previously was regional vice president - operations. Nemec earned a dental assistant's diploma from Southeast Community College, Lincoln. She holds the professional designations of LOMA's ACS - associate, customer service; and the International Claim Association's ALHC - associate, life and health claims. Nemec is a board member of the National Dental EDI Council.
Shreejit Nair was elected second vice president - architecture - information technology. His previous position was director - information technology. Nair earned a Bachelor of Technology degree in electronics engineering from Cochin University of Science & Technology in India and an M.B.A. from Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, Bloomington, Ind.
Liz Ring Carlson was elected second vice president - corporate communications and community relations in marketing. She previously served as director of enterprise communication and sponsorships. Carlson has a B.S. degree in history from Kansas State University, Manhattan, Ks. She holds the professional designation CPCU - Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter.
Robyn Wallner was elected vice president - underwriting for the individual division. Previously she was second vice president and chief underwriter. Wallner earned a B.A. degree in management from the College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, Minn. She holds the professional designations CLU - Chartered Life Underwriter; FLMI - Fellow, Life Management Institute; and FALU - Fellow, Academy of Life Underwriting.
Blinda Weber was elected vice president - operations for the group division. She previously served as second vice president - group customer connections and operations. Weber earned a B.A. degree in corporate communication from Doane College, Crete. She holds the professional designations LLIF - LIMRA Leadership Institute Fellow and PPMC - Program & Portfolio Management Certification.