J. Lynn Anderson

   Board of Directors 

President, CEO Nationwide Bank

Board of Directors, National Church Residences

Lynn Anderson is the President and CEO of Nationwide Bank, a $5.1 billion in asset digital thrift institution and affiliate of Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company.  She is responsible for establishing strategic direction, and managing operations and investment portfolios.  Before being named President and CEO in November 2009, Anderson previously held the titles of Vice President of Operations Services from 2000 to 2003 and Senior Vice President of Product and Pricing from 2003 to 2009 at Nationwide Insurance.

A graduate of The Ohio State University and an Ohio Certified Public Accountant, Anderson joined the National Church Residences Board of Directors in February 2010.  She also serves on the boards of the Central Ohio Diabetes Association, the Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati and the Greater Columbus Arts Council and is the corporate liaison and mentor for the Fisher MBA College at The Ohio State University.

Anderson holds the designations of being a Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) and Associate in Reinsurance (ARe).