When asked why he’s passionate about the work he does for clients, Ron Angarella says, “Our associated financial professionals provide an extremely valuable service by helping clients achieve financial security. I’m very proud of how dedicated our staff is to providing high quality service and solutions to our clients.”
As a 35-year member of the financial services industry, Ron has had vast experience through several different positions. He joined Chubb Life and Chubb Securities in 1986 and became affiliated with Jefferson Pilot Financial and Lincoln Financial through subsequent acquisitions. He has held a variety of positions in the areas of life insurance distribution, marketing, securities brokerage, and investment advisory services. Ron’s responsibilities have included CEO of Jefferson Pilot Securities Corporation, President and Director of Jefferson Pilot Variable Funds, Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning for Marketing and Distribution of Jefferson Pilot Financial and Senior Vice President of Lincoln Financial Distributors. He has also been the head of affiliated and independent life insurance and annuity distribution channels. Active in the industry, Ron was a founding board member of the Financial Services Institute, Chair of LIMRA’s North American Advisory Council and Chair of AALU’s Regulatory Reform Committee and Regulatory Task Force. In 2006, Ron joined RD Marketing Group as a partner.
When Ron isn’t working, he enjoys spending time with his wife, three sons, and three grandchildren. Living on the southern coast of Maine, he’s able to find time to go saltwater fishing, paddleboarding, and cross-country skiing.
At work, he’s looking forward to where Pilot Financial is headed: “Our strength lies in selective growth by helping expand the practices of existing associates and establishing new relationships. I’m excited about working with our team to identify services and support that will make us a market leader.”