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Product Development Section – 2020 Leadership

Mission Statement

The mission of the section shall be to encourage and to facilitate the professional development of its members through activities such as meetings, seminars, research studies and the generation and dissemination of literature in the field of individual life insurance and annuity product development. The section focuses on new product innovations and the external items related to their development.


Ben Wadsley, Chair

Anthony Ferraro, Vice Chair

Mike Cusumano, Secretary

Curt Clingerman, Treasurer

Council Members

Nick Carbo

Chris Fioritto

Weiying Liu

Leonard Mangini

Chris Ryan

Newsletter Editors

Chris Fioritto

Curt Clingerman

Blake Hill

SOA Staff

James Miles, Staff Partner

Jessica Schuh, Section Specialist