Jeff is the President and a Founding Partner of LHD Benefit Advisors. He works primarily with large employers and is an expert in the areas of managed care network evaluation, disease management, and utilization management.
Jeff has extensive experience in a variety of projects with large employers that include 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.
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 worked in the marketing department at The Travelers Insurance Co. and as the Director of Marketing for Prudential Health Plans in Indiana and Southwest Ohio.
Jeff received his bachelor’s degree in management from Iowa State University and his master’s degree in business administration at Butler University.