Meet Daniel (Dan) M. Haugrud - Regional Vice President at Midland National

“I partner with financial professionals to give them an advantage in life insurance even if that’s not their primary focus.”
Dan Haugrud has built a reputation as a go-to at helping financial professionals understand and integrate life insurance and risk protection for their clients. As the Regional Vice President, he partners with financial professionals to help increase their income.
“If you want to set yourself apart, partner with me. As a student of business, I add another piece of the revenue pie that can help grow your business.”

About Dan

Dan is a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU®) and serves as Regional Vice President, partnering with financial professionals in a greater Illinois and eastern Wisconsin to help them position the risk benefits of life insurance.

Dan’s past investment and insurance experience, and relationships with many successful representatives in the field, give him a real-world understanding of how to help grow a financial professional’s revenue through sharing results proven sales ideas, identifying those overlooked opportunities and positioning solutions in ways the client can understand. Partnering with Dan is one way to help financial professional offer more in-depth products that bring more value.


Dan was an independent financial professional contracted with Midland National in 2008 offering their products to his clients. He chose to grow his business with Midland National after seeing the difference in their products, compensation and service compared with his other quality carriers. In 2013, he sold his business and joined Midland National as a Sales Development Specialist. He became a Regional Vice President in 2015.

On the journey, Dan built an extensive background in personal life insurance sales, national agency building and previously did investment advisory services.

Education & Certification

Dan graduated with a BA degree in Business Administration with emphasis in Marketing and Management. He holds his designation as a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU®) from The American College of Financial Services®, the designation for life insurance professionals.


Dan and his wife live in St. Charles, Illinois with their two sons. He loves sports, hunting and was a 4-time national qualifier in collegiate track.

Contact Daniel (Dan) M. Haugrud

Daniel (Dan) M. Haugrud, CLU®

Regional Vice President

100 Illinois Street
St. Charles, IL 60174