Sammons Financial Group will donate $20,000 to Conscious Youth Solutions (CYS), a Sioux Falls-based not-for-profit organization that helps to bridge the gap between employers and the underserved community of young adults entering the workforce. The contribution will help to empower and connect millennials and young adults to advanced workforce training and career exploration.
Sammons Financial Group will donate $100,000 to The Directors Council, a Des Moines-based not-for-profit that oversees several programs for minorities.
Sammons Financial Group has named Khen Leuk as vice president, annuity product management. The promotion was effective June 1, 2020.
Sammons Financial Group has named two employees to new roles on its legal and government affairs team. Kevin Mechtley is named vice president of legal and director of government affairs, and Amy Teas is named vice president and associate general counsel of litigation and shared services.
Sammons Financial Group has named Carmen Walter, a financial product development expert, as vice president of the company’s Corporate Markets Group. Walter has more than 30 years of experience in product development, pricing and implementation in financial services.