Meet the Faculty

Meet Deanna M. Mulligan

Chief Executive Officer of The Guardian Life Insurance Company

Deanna Mulligan is Chief Executive Officer of The Guardian Life Insurance Company and a member of the Company’s Board of Directors. She was named Chief Executive Officer in 2011 after serving as President and Chief Operating Officer.

Ms. Mulligan’s background and professional leadership in both strategy consulting and operational management is nationally regarded. She served as a Principal at McKinsey & Company and held several senior positions at AXA Financial and New York Life Insurance Company.

She currently serves as a Trustee on the Board of Directors for The Vanguard Group, the American Council of Life Insurers, the New York Department of Financial Services State Insurance Advisory Board, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, and Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose.

She is currently a member of the Stanford University Graduate School, Business Advisory Council. Fortune has named her one of the “50 Most Powerful Women in Business”. Ms. Mulligan graduated from the University of Nebraska with High Distinction and holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.