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New York Life Promotes Dorothea Rodd to Senior Vice President

NEW YORK, April 17, 2013 — New York Life has announced the promotion of Dorothea (Dottie) Rodd to senior vice president and head of Corporate Services. In this role, Ms. Rodd has oversight of procurement, business and financial services, process enhancement programs, corporate insurance risk management, corporate aircraft, travel and dining services, corporate security, business resilience, facilities management, and corporate records management. She reports to Frank M. Boccio, executive vice president and chief administrative officer.

Ms. Rodd joined New York Life in 1981 as an auditor trainee and has held positions of increasing responsibility. Since 2012, Ms. Rodd has been the head of Corporate Services, providing corporate service functions and support to the company. Prior to that, she served as first vice president in Human Resources where she was responsible for operations and service functions; and as a vice president in the Corporate Services Department in charge of procedures and systems for accounts payable, the travel reimbursementsystem, credit card administration, and financial analysis for procurement. She is active in New York Life’s Employee Resource Groups, developing the Women’s Leadership Program and serving as its chairperson for seven years.

Ms. Rodd has an MBA from Dowling College and a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Lehman College. She lives in Manorville, New York.

New York Life Insurance Company, a Fortune 100 company founded in 1845, is the largest mutual life insurance company in the United States* and one of the largest life insurers in the world. New York Life has the highest possible financial strength ratings currently awarded to any life insurer from all four of the major credit rating agencies: A.M. Best (A++), Fitch (AAA), Moody’s Investors Service (Aaa), Standard & Poor’s (AA+).** Headquartered in New York City, New York Life’s family of companies offers life insurance, retirement income, investments and long-term care insurance. New York Life Investments*** provides institutional asset management and retirement plan services. Other New York Life affiliates provide an array of securities products and services, as well as retail mutual funds. Please visit New York Life’s website at for more information.

*Based on revenue as reported by “Fortune 500 ranked within Industries, Insurance: Life, Health (Mutual),” Fortune magazine, May 21, 2012. See for methodology.
**Source: Individual Third Party Ratings Reports as of 2/1/13.
***New York Life Investments is a service mark used by New York Life Investment Management Holdings LLC and its subsidiary, New York Life Investment Management LLC.