News Release

Barry Sartain Named Woodmen of the World State Manager

September 6, 2011

Woodmen of the World State Manager Barry Sartain

Woodmen of the World/Omaha Woodmen Life Insurance Society has named Barry Sartain of Lindale, Texas State Manager of the Texas Northeast marketing area effective September 1, 2011.

Sartain began his Woodmen of the World career in Texas Northwest in 2003. He won Rookie Manager of the Year in 2004, then transferred to Texas Northeast in 2005, where he won Area Manager of the year from 2008-2010. He was a Super Star Area manager in 2005, 2009 and 2010.

Sartain currently serves as President of Lodge 325 in Van Alstyne, TX; Vice President of Lodge 72 in Tyler, TX; and Trustee of Lodge 194 in Longview, TX. In addition, he serves as treasurer for the Northeast Texas Youth Camp and as Chairman of Finance for First Baptist Church in Van Alstyne.

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