J. Michael Harrington, FSA, MAAA

Principal and Director of Client Services


Mike joined ARC in 1990 after 11 years in consulting, actuarial software development and sales and as an actuary with a life insurance company.  In his role as Director of Client Services, Mike and his staff work with customers to help them use and understand the ARCVAL system.  He also manages user training as well as development and maintenance activities of the ARCVAL system.


Outside of the office Mike enjoys traveling with his wife, playing as much golf as possible, improving his outdoor cooking skills and Kansas Jayhawk basketball.


Education / Professional

  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics – Baker University

  • Masters of Science in Actuarial Science – University of Nebraska

  • Fellow of the Society of Actuaries

  • Member of the American Academy of Actuaries

  • American Academy of Actuaries:

    • Member, Variable Life Reserving Guideline Work Group

  • Society of Actuaries:

    • Served on SOA Exam Committee

    • Subject Matter Expert, PBR Durable Education Component (DEC) Task Force