Larry R. King

Chairman, President & CEO

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Larry King was elected President and Chief Executive Officer of Woodmen of the World, effective Oct. 1, 2012. Prior to that, he was appointed Executive Vice President, Fraternal in November 2011, having served as Executive Vice President, Field since April 2008.

King began his Woodmen of the World career as a Field Representative in Kentucky East in April 1974. He has earned several Outstanding Accomplishment Awards and Quality Production Awards, in addition to being a member of the President's Cabinet for 31 years as a Field Representative and Area Manager in Kentucky East and as State Manager in Tennessee East and Georgia South.

King graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science degree, and received a Master’s in Education and a Master’s in Educational Administration from Morehead State University. He has received his FIC, FICF and CLU designations, and is a Registered Representative. He is a member of the Goodwill Industries Board of Directors.

In his free time, King enjoys golfing.