Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Jon Aerni assumed the WoodmenLife Chief Financial Officer post at the start of 2020. He had served as Vice President & Chief Actuary since 2017, where he oversaw the organization's actuarial activities including product development, valuation, and illustrations.
Aerni started with WoodmenLife in 2006 as an Associate Actuary. In 2010, he was named Director, Financial Analysis, a role he held until being named Chief Actuary.
Before joining WoodmenLife, Aerni worked for CIGNA Retirement and Prudential Financial. He is a native of Columbus, NE, and he is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Aerni attained fellowship in the Society of Actuaries in 2002 and also is a member of the American Academy of Actuaries.
Aerni became a member of WoodmenLife in 2006 and joined Chapter 16.
Outside of work, he is a board member of Good Neighbor Ministries, an Abide Lighthouse Leader and an active participant of Bridge Church. Aerni also enjoys tennis, cooking and helping his wife, Jennifer, homeschool his six children: Ella, Meg, Lydia, Livi, Punya and Caleb.
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