By Scott Holeman, Media Relations Director, Triple-I
Triple-I celebrates Pride month by profiling prominent LGBTQ+ insurance professionals in our June Declarations of Pride series. Ken Ross, Vice President & Counsel within the John Hancock Government Relations team, is the subject of this video feature.
Ken says insurance companies are responding to the unique needs of the LGBTQ+ community and that Diversity, Equity and Inclusion have never been more important in the workplace. Ken encourages the LGBTQ+ community to consider the insurance industry for rewarding career opportunities.
Ken has 30+ years of legislative and regulatory experience, specializing in state regulatory and legislative relations. Prior to joining John Hancock, he served as President and COO of the Michigan Credit Union League (MCUL), Assistant General Counsel for Citizens Republic Bancorp Holding Company (CRBHC), and Commissioner of the Michigan Office of Financial & Insurance Regulation.
He has degrees from the University of Michigan-Dearborn and Western Michigan University’s Thomas M. Cooley Law School.