Senior vice president, Group and Retirement Services
Principal Financial Group
Kara Hoogensen is the senior vice-president for Group and Retirement Services at Principal Financial Group. During her career at Principal, she has held a variety of leadership roles, including VP for Group Benefits, CEO of Principal Bank and Principal Securities, Inc., and Managing Director at Principal Funds. She holds a BA from Central College along with her Certified Investment Management Analyst® and Certified Employee Benefits Specialist designations.