Dean is located in Palm Harbor, Florida, and has joined the Insurance Office of America (IOA) Employee Benefits team in Tampa, Florida.
Dean set his focus early on by providing a consultative and collaborative approach to earn the trust of his clients. By using the combination of these two approaches, he has helped his clients understand the interdependent relationship between the factors that influence cost and the value of indirect compensation programs.
Dean has always stressed that understanding and achieving a balance with the CFO and HR perspectives is the key to any successful program.
With more than 22 years of Employee Benefits experience under his belt, Dean serves as a Benefits Risk Management Consultant, specializing in Benefits Technology, Self-funding, Consumer Driven Programs and Wellness Initiatives.
Dean has his Bachelors of Science Degree in Marketing and Education through University of Wisconsin-Stout. Dean moved his family from Minnesota to Florida in 2009 with his wife, Kelly, and two children, Anna (13) and Evan (8), and they love the outdoors and are active in soccer, track and flag football.
Dean brings with him a proven track record of being an industry leader within the benefits technology arena and is the founder of one of the major benefits technology platforms that is being utilized today. This expertise has helped Dean create cost saving programs, streamline implementation, and eliminate the administrative burdens of comprehensive benefit programs for his clients.
Dean’s primary goal is to assist employers in compliance, reducing and managing overall costs and most importantly, creating a more educated, engaged and healthier employee.
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