Mutual of Omaha Foundation Announces Two New Board Members

Omaha, Neb. – (January 4, 2013) The Mutual of Omaha Foundation has announced the election of Richard Anderl and Michelle Lebens to its board of directors.

Anderl serves as general counsel for Mutual of Omaha. He oversees a team of attorneys, paralegals and other personnel who are responsible for the company's legal matters. He serves on the board of directors for Children's Hospital & Medical Center.

Lebens is senior vice president, Individual Financial Services Business Information and Project Management, Mutual of Omaha. She is responsible for strategic planning, project portfolio management, project delivery, and distribution compensation within the Individual Financial Services business unit. She serves on the board of directors for The Salvation Army.

"We are excited to add Rich and Michelle to the Foundation board," said Christine Johnson, president of the Mutual of Omaha Foundation. "They each have unique expertise and passion that will help us to further our mission of preventing and ending poverty in the Omaha area."

The Mutual of Omaha Foundation was established in 2005 to continue the company's longstanding tradition of supporting efforts that impact individuals and families throughout the community.

Founded in 1909, Mutual of Omaha is a full-service, multi-line provider of insurance and financial products for individuals, businesses and groups throughout the United States. With a client base of nearly 17,000 employer groups nationwide, Mutual of Omaha offers a wide range of plan designs and delivery options for employee benefits, including disability, life, dental, voluntary, special risk and retirement plans.