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Rob AndersonSenior Vice President

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Home: Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
Hometown: Columbia Heights, Minnesota
Specialty: Senior Markets
Experience: 42+ years in the insurance/reinsurance world. VP, Medical Reinsurance with Northwestern National Life (now RGA Re) and EVP, COO of Equitable Life & Casualty InsuranceCompany, a market leader in senior products.
Why reinsurance:

My first reinsurance job was in the medical reinsurance industry and I found, creating the ROSE Program, that you can impact so many lives in a positive way.  I’ve been hooked on reinsurance ever since.

Family:

A beautiful wife of 39 years and 3 great sons, daughter-in-laws and awesome grandchildren.

Dream Job:

Being a doctor…but I pass out at the sight of my own blood!

Strangest job ever:

A pool attendant at the high school pool.

What have you done that nobody would guess you'd done, just looking at you:

Stood in front of 90 MPH slap shots on purpose!

Favorite Book:

The AD Chronicles.

Favorite Movie:

Slap Shot, Caddyshack, Star Wars and Christmas Vacation.

Top three things on your bucket list:

Spending a month in Italy, catching a muskie and riding my bike across America.

Favorite thing to do:

I love to go cycling!  And fishing ain’t so bad either!

First Car:

1966 Ford Mustang.

When I retire:

Hang out with the best family ever!

Hero:

My dad and brother.

Most embarrasing moment:

You really think I would write it down!

College/major:

University of Minnesota, BS, Business. GO GOPHERS!

How does your college work apply to your work today:

The specific classes I took simply helped me develop analytical skills that I still use today. That’s my story and I’m sticking to it!