Michael Morrow appointed Interim President and CEO of Dearborn National®

November 5, 2012


(CHICAGO) – Dearborn National Life Insurance Company today announced that Michael J. Morrow has been named Interim President and CEO of the company. He replaces Craig Nordyke, who left the organization to pursue other interests.

Morrow brings with him 30 years of experience across health and life insurance and business development. Most recently, he served as Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for the Children’s Home Society and Family Services in St. Paul, Minnesota. Prior to that, he served in various leadership roles at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota including Chief Financial Officer of the Plan and CEO and President of MII Life.

Michael has an MBA in Health Care Administration from Wharton School and a BA from Carleton College.


About Dearborn National
With more than 40 years of experience, the Dearborn National brand companies offer a broad selection of insurance products, including Group Benefits (employer-paid/voluntary), Worksite and Individual, as well as an array of enhanced product services. Combined, we are licensed in all 50 states, as well as the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands, the British Virgin Islands, Guam and Puerto Rico. Health Care Service Corporation, a Mutual Legal Reserve Company (HCSC), is the parent company of the Dearborn National brand companies. HCSC is the largest non-investor owned health care insurer in the United States and the fourth largest overall.

The Dearborn National brand companies include: Dearborn National Life Insurance Company® (Downers Grove, Illinois) and Colorado Bankers Life Insurance Company® (Greenwood Village, Colorado), both of which are not licensed in and do not solicit business in New York. In New York, the company is Dearborn National Life Insurance Company of New York (Pittsford, New York).


David Burghard
Director, Corporate Communications
(630) 824-6309