Tammi Wortham is senior vice president, Human Resources, for Sun Life U.S. Tammi oversees a team of strategic HR professionals focused on continuing to grow the business, enhancing the employee experience, digital transformation, and recruiting and developing top talent.
Tammi is a dedicated employee champion, driving major initiatives to help employees manage work and personal life during the pandemic and beyond. She is an advocate for diversity, equity, and inclusion, and helped establish Allies Acting for Change, an employee group dedicated to examining and enhancing equity in talent and career development at Sun Life.
Before leading HR, Tammi was vice president, Group Benefits Client Services, leading the largest unit in the company’s U.S. business for a wide range of operational functions. Prior to joining Sun Life, she held senior leadership roles at Prudential and The Hartford Financial Services Group.
Tammi holds a master’s degree in organizational psychology from the University of Hartford and a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Missouri – Columbia. In 2019 she was named one of the most influential women in corporate America by Savoy Magazine. Tammi serves on the boards of United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley, and Hyde Square Task Force, an organization that empowers and supports youth as they explore, master and celebrate Afro-Latin culture through art. She is licensed by FINRA.
Group insurance policies are underwritten by Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada (Wellesley Hills, MA) in all states, except New York. In New York group insurance policies are issued by Sun Life and Health Insurance Company (U.S.) (Lansing, MI). Product offerings may not be available in all states and may vary depending on state laws and regulations.