MONTPELIER — Sarah VanBeck has joined National Life as chief accounting officer and controller.
She will lead National Life’s accounting, financial planning and financial reporting areas and will report to Robert Cotton, executive vice president and chief financial officer.
VanBeck spent more than two decades in a variety of financial leadership roles at AIG in Houston, most recently as senior vice president and controller of AIG’s life and retirement business. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration, accounting, from the University of Iowa. She has been active in several professional organizations in the insurance industry.
VanBeck, who lives in Houston, will split her time between National Life’s campuses in Vermont and Dallas, eventually relocating to Montpelier.