|Renee D. Montz|
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Renee D. Montz has served as executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary since April 2016 and served as vice president and deputy general counsel since June 2014.
Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Montz served in various roles at AEGON Asset Management, a global asset management company, from 2004 to 2014, including as general counsel, AEGON USA Investment Management, LLC from January 2012 to June 2014. Ms. Montz was in private practice in the Chicago office of Mayer Brown prior to joining AEGON. She has twenty years of legal experience and twelve years of experience in the life insurance industry.