New York Life Retirement Plan Services Expands Sales Force

July 23, 2012 ( - Mark Dehmel joined New York Life Retirement Plan Services as vice president of sales for the Western region of the country.

The 19-member team is headed by Patrick Murphy, managing director of sales, who is based in Westwood, Masscahusetts. Dehmel is replacing Sean Kelley, who passed away earlier this year.  

Dehmel brings nearly two decades of industry experience to the team, most recently at Principal Financial Group, where he spent five years as a director of sales in retirement and investor services, and previously in various sales roles with Enterprise Group of Funds. He earned his bachelor’s degree history from the University of Virginia, and earned his master’s in business administration from Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia.  


Sara Kelly