Career assignments: Brian Luther assumed the position of Chief Strategy Officer for Navy Mutual in April of 2018. He is responsible for assisting the Chief Executive Officer with developing, communicating, executing, and sustaining corporate strategic initiatives.
Prior to joining the Navy Mutual Team, Luther served as a naval aviator in the U.S. Navy. At sea, his tours included operational squadrons Sea Control Squadrons (VS) 22 and 24, Carrier Air Wing SEVEN and as the commanding officer of VS-24. After completing the Navy Nuclear Power Training program, he served as the Executive Officer in USS Nimitz (CVN 68), Commanding Officer in USS Tarawa (LHA-1) and the USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77), and Commander of Carrier Strike Group 2/George H.W. Bush Strike Group.
Luther also served multiple tours in the Pentagon on the Joint Staff, Navy Staff, and Navy Secretariat as an Action Officer, Financial Analyst, Congressional Liaison, Director of Operations and Plans (N31) and, prior to joining the Navy Mutual team, the Budget Officer for the Department of the Navy.
Education: A 1980 graduate of Marquette University with a B.S. in Computational Mathematics, Luther has also earned an MBA from George Mason University.