Adios, Mr. Wolfe!

2011 Howard Wolfe 009 USE THIS ONEAfter a 45-year career at Western Fraternal Life Association (wfla) in Cedar Rapids President Jim Wolfe will be retiring at the end of June.

Jim’s career at wfla began when he was hired in the I.T. department in 1968. He became office manager in 1973. He was appointed Association Secretary in 1979. Jim became Vice President and Secretary in 2000, and was elected President in 2007. He has served on the boards of wfla, the American Fraternal Alliance and the National Czech and Slovak Museum and Library.

Jim says his favorite aspect about working at wfla has been that he has, “made friends all over the country.”

Jim is looking forward to traveling more with his wife, Judy, especially to see his son, daughter-in-law, and grandkids in Kansas City. He is also excited to spend more time doing his favorite hobbies: fishing, hunting, and golfing.

We wish you well, Mr. Wolfe.

Enjoy retirement.