Kip F. Headley has been with The Principal Financial Group for the past 35 years. He is a Corporate Valuation Actuary and responsible for Appointed Actuary duties and Actuarial Quality for Principal. Prior to that, he spent the seven years as the CFO for Principal’s Individual Life operations. Over the years, he has also worked in Pension, Group, Corporate, Tax and Individual departments at Principal. From 2001 thru 2005, Headley was located in New York City serving as Chief Operating Officer and later as President and CEO of Nippon Life Insurance Company of America. A native of Wisconsin, Headley is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin. He lives in Las Vegas, Nevada.