Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions Names Daniel Schmid as Regional Sales Vice President, Western Region

LAKE FOREST, Ill.--Daniel J. Schmid, 52, joined Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions as Regional Sales Vice President for its Western Region. The announcement was made by Dan Johnson, Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

Schmid was hired to develop broker distribution, strategy and sales in the Western half of the country for the Lake Forest, Ill.-based voluntary benefits provider. Schmid’s office is located in Danville, Calif.

“I am excited to have Dan Schmid join our top notch sales team. With his experienced sales leadership and his contacts in the industry, he will help Trustmark to continue to grow and prosper,” said Johnson.

Schmid has more than 30 years of sales experience in the insurance industry, most recently as Vice President – Market Leader Western U.S. for Sun Life Financial. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Government at California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo.

About Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions
Trustmark has more than a century of experience in voluntary benefits. It provides the resources that employers need to enhance their benefit plans, and that employees need to make knowledgeable decisions and gain vital financial protection. Trustmark is known for its innovative products, service and billing capabilities and takes pride in finding solutions to match brokers’ and employers’ needs. Trustmark Insurance Company is a subsidiary of Trustmark Mutual Holding Company, which is rated A- (Excellent) for insurer financial strength by A.M. Best and has more than $2 billion in assets and more than 2 million covered lives or plan participants. For more information, visit

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