Funeral Directors Life Named as one of the 2020 Best Workplaces in Texas by Great Place to Work® and Fortune

ABILENE, TX – Funeral Directors Life was recently named as one of the 2020 Best Workplaces in Texas by Great Place to Work and Fortune. The 2020 Best Workplaces in Texas list is made up of distinguished companies ranging from small, medium, to large sizes. Funeral Directors Life was honored with the 26th spot for small and medium companies.

Great Place to Work, a global people analytics and consulting firm, evaluated more than 60 elements of team members’ experience on the job. These included the extent to which employees trust leaders, the respect with which people are treated, the fairness of workplace decisions, and how much camaraderie there is among the team. The ranking considered nearly 55,000 responses from Texas-based employees, and feedback from employees was paramount in determining the finalists.

“It is a tremendous honor to be recognized by Great Place to Work and Fortune as one of the best workplaces in Texas,” said Kris Seale, Funeral Directors Life President & CEO. “As a team, we aspire to create a workplace that encourages leaders to grow, fosters a sense of community, offers opportunities for learning and leadership development, and provides exceptional facilities, such as an onsite wellness clinic and fitness center. Above all else, we are motivated by a mission that gives us a sense of purpose each day we step into the office. I am proud of our team and everything we have accomplished this year that has led us to this wonderful recognition by Great Place to Work and Fortune.”

The Best Workplaces in Texas is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and Fortune based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. Funeral Directors Life was also ranked as a Best Workplace in Texas in 2017, 2018, and 2019 by Great Place to Work and Fortune.


About Funeral Directors Life
Funeral Directors Life is a life insurance company which specializes in the sale of prepaid funeral insurance policies and annuities. Our mission is “To be known as the best, most-respected provider of service to the funeral industry.”

About the Best Workplaces in Texas

Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses from nearly 55,000 employees at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations in Texas. To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with Fortune, visit

About Great Place to Work

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. They help organizations quantify their culture and produce better business results by creating a high-trust work experience for all employees. Emprising®, their culture management platform, empowers leaders with the surveys, real-time reporting, and insights they need to make data-driven people decisions. They use their unparalleled benchmark data to recognize Great Place to Work-Certified™ companies and the Best Workplaces™ in the US and more than 60 countries, including the 100 Best Companies to Work For® list published annually in Fortune.

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