Mr. Haggerty retired as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of AmerUs Group (now Athene Holdings). During his career, he served as both an in-house counsel and a law firm partner concentrating in the areas of corporate finance, securities, insurance and mergers and acquisitions.

Following his retirement and prior to moving to Dallas, he served as AmeriCorps volunteer teaching in Washington DC and subsequently as a volunteer in North Carolina counseling men and women reentering the community after lengthy incarcerations.

After ignoring proper eye care for too long and as a result incurring some significant vision loss, Mr. Haggerty was fortunate to be alerted to his glaucoma at age 55. Now, due to excellent and innovative medical care his condition has stabilized and his vision remains intact.