Ann Cosimano , General Counsel

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As ARAG’s General Counsel, Ann directs the company's legal, regulatory, compliance, customer service, provider relations and claims departments. Having started her career as an attorney for non-profit organizations, Ann brings a full understanding of – and deep respect for – members experiencing legal issues. Ann genuinely cares about improving the lives of others, and aligns those values with her role as an executive leader. "Our product supports a social good and helps people at a time that is most stressful," she says.

Prior to joining ARAG in 2000, Ann served as General Counsel of a non-profit organization. She has a bachelor's degree in psychology/sociology and prelaw from Peru State College in Peru, Nebraska, and a law degree from Creighton University School of Law in Omaha.

Ann is a member of the Polk County Women Attorneys, Polk County Bar Association, Iowa State Bar Association, American Bar Association and the Association of Corporate Counsel. She supports Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Iowa Legal Aid and Food Bank of Iowa. Additionally, Ann is very passionate about causes that help children.