variable annuity and variable life contracts

 

           Allmerica Financial Life Insurance and Annuity Company
                    Consent of Newly Elected Director

Having been duly elected as a Director of  Allmerica Financial Life Insurance
and Annuity Company ("Company"), effective April 30, 1996, each of the
undersigned hereby consents to being named as a Director of the Company in
such post-effective amendments to Registration Statements for the Company's
variable annuity and variable life contracts as will be filed with the
Securities and Exchange Commission on or before April 30, 1996, with an
effective date on or after April 30, 1996, pursuant to the requirements of the
Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940.

Signed this 25th day of April, 1996 

/s/ Bruce C. Anderson                       /s/ Theodore J. Rupley              
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Bruce C. Anderson                           Theodore J. Rupley

/s/ Kruno Huitzingh                         /s/ Phillip E. Soule                
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Kruno Huitzingh                             Phillip E. Soule

/s/ Larry C. Renfro                         /s/ Diane E. Wood                   
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Larry C. Renfro                             Diane E. Wood 

Basic Info X:

Name: variable annuity and variable life contracts
Type: Contracts
Date: April 26, 1996
Company: VEL ACCOUNT OF ALLMERICA FINANCIAL LIFE INSURANCE
State:

Other info:

Date:

  • April 30 , 1996
  • 25th day of April , 1996

Organization:

  • Allmerica Financial Life Insurance and Annuity Company Consent of Newly Elected Director Having
  • Securities and Exchange Commission

Person:

  • Bruce C. Anderson Theodore J. Rupley s Kruno Huitzingh
  • Kruno Huitzingh Phillip E. Soule
  • Larry C. Renfro Diane E. Wood