Kevin Paulson Kevin Paulson
EVP - Chief Operating Officer

Kevin provides strategic leadership in service and support of CIF’s overall vision and mission. His focus includes strategic management, inspirational leadership and exemplary service. Responsibilities include attainment of operational efficiencies, strong operational and business controls, collaborative and coordinated deployment of people and technology, excellent service and support of our valued customers and ensuring overall financial strength and mission performance.

Prior to joining CIF, Kevin held senior executive leadership positions at numerous Fortune 100 companies amassing over 34 years of experience, including ReliaStar Financial, ING, and MetLife. He also has provided executive consulting and strategic advisory services to leading firms within the financial services, insurance, and wealth management marketplace.

Kevin holds a B.A. in Accounting, Finance, and Economics from Augsburg University in Minneapolis, MN. He has also completed the Harvard Business School Executive Leadership Program. Kevin is grateful to be able to focus and deploy his skills and abilities in support of CIF’s meaningful mission and purpose.