Daniel Cox Joins Trustmark Companies Board

06/24/2010

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Daniel T. Cox, retired Managing Director of JPMorgan, has been elected to the board of directors of Trustmark Mutual Holding Company. The announcement was made by Trustmark Chairman, J. Grover Thomas Jr.

Cox replaces former Board Director W. James MacGinnitie, who retired after serving on the board for nine years. Cox’s name was placed before the members at the annual meeting on March 5, 2010 by unanimous vote of Trustmark’s board of directors, according to Thomas.

“Dan has held senior leadership positions in both the investment and insurance industries, so he brings a tremendous depth of experience to Trustmark,” said Thomas. “We are very pleased that he has joined Trustmark’s board.”

Prior to his position at JPMorgan, Cox served as a Partner at NxtStar Ventures, LLC and Executive Vice President of Aon Corporation. He started his career at Genesco, Inc., where he held the position of Director of Research and Development.

Born in Burlington, N.C., Cox holds a B.A. in economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an M.A. in economics from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn. He is a Fellow, Society of Actuaries (FSA), a Member, American Academy of Actuaries (MAA), and a Fellow, Conference of Consulting Actuaries (FCCA).

About The Trustmark Companies and Trustmark Mutual Holding Company
Through its subsidiaries and operating divisions, Trustmark provides access to a full spectrum of flexible benefit solutions, including benefits administration, payroll-deducted voluntary products, group medical benefits, and health and fitness management programs. The success of each Trustmark company is based on building and maintaining trust through personal, responsive service and flexible benefit solutions.

Trustmark subsidiaries and operating divisions include CoreSource, Health Contact Partners, HealthFitness, Starmark, Trustmark Affinity Markets, Trustmark Group Benefits, and Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions. For more information, visit www.trustmarkcompanies.com.

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