News Release

Woodmen of the World Appoints Carroll Florida State Manager

January 10, 2014

Omaha, Neb. – Bryan D. Carroll has been named State Manager of an expanded Florida marketing area for Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society. Carroll previously managed the North Florida area. Effective Jan. 1, 2014, he will assume responsibility for Woodmen's sales force and community relations activities for the entire state.

State Manager Bryan CarrollCarroll began his career with Woodmen of the World as a Field Representative in October 1988.  As a Field Representative he was a member of the President's Club for three years and was instrumental in the construction of a Woodmen Lodge Hall in Kingstree, South Carolina and the reorganization of several other lodges.

In October 1993, he was appointed Area Manager in South Carolina and received Woodmen's National Quality Management Award in 1995 and 1996.  Carroll also received the Top Area Manager Award for South Carolina from 1995 through 1998. In January 2000, he was appointed State Manager of North California, North Nevada, and the Northwest Territory.  In April 2002, Carroll was appointed State Manager of North Mississippi and in October 2011, he was named State Manager of North Florida.  He has been a member of the Presidents' Clubs for 22 years.

Carroll, who is originally from Conway, South Carolina, has also served on the President's and Field Manager's Advisory Board during 2001 and currently serves as a member of the Field Work Committee. Additionally, Carroll is a member of the National Association of Fraternal Insurance Counselors (NAFIC) and a Financial Advisor with Woodmen Financial Services.

Bryan and his wife, Gail, a former bank vice president and compliance officer, reside in Tallahassee, FL.

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