Jeff is a principal partner in LHD Benefit Advisors. He works primarily with large and medium size employers and has particular expertise in the areas of managed care network evaluation, disease management, and utilization management.
Prior to becoming a principal of LHD Benefit Advisors, Jeff served as the head of the employee benefit practice at William M. Mercer, Incorporated in Indianapolis. Earlier in his career, Jeff served in the marketing department on The Travelers and as the Director of Marketing for Prudential Health Plans in Indiana and Southwest Ohio.
Jeff has extensive experience in a variety of projects with large and mid-sized employers that includes benefit plan strategy development, insurance carrier and plan administrator evaluation, vendor and managed care plan renewal negotiations, managed care network evaluation, health plan utilization analysis, flexible benefit plan design and administration, health plan benefit design issues influencing utilization patterns, mergers and acquisition transitions and employee benefit communications.
Jeff received his bachelor’s degree in management from Iowa State University and his master’s degree in business administration at Butler University.