Senior Director, Life Insurance
Karen Phelan, FLMI, AALU, is Senior Director of Strategy, Life Insurance, for LexisNexis Risk Solutions, where she works with client engagement and product development teams to meet customers’ needs. Phelan began her insurance career as a life and disability insurance underwriter at Cigna and has over 20 years of experience in underwriting and operations. Prior to joining LexisNexis, she was Corporate Vice President at MassMutual Financial Group.
Phelan holds a bachelor’s degree in business from Bentley University, and completed the Excellence in Leadership Program at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business. She is a member of the Metropolitan Underwriting Discussion Group and serves on its executive board. Phelan previously served on MIB Group’s Advisory Council, and is currently a member of the Association of Home Office Underwriters, the Hartford/Springfield Underwriting Association, and the Northeast Home Office Underwriters Association.