NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alliant Employee Benefits has brought one of Virginia’s most multifaceted employee benefits professionals on board, hiring Beth Phares as Senior Vice President. The Richmond-area consultant will work with clients throughout the Eastern region to deliver strategic employee benefits solutions that address both the physical and financial health of the organization.
“Today’s employers require an approach that is highly consultative and focused on long-term viability,” said Kevin Overbey, Senior Executive Vice President and Senior Managing Director, Alliant Employee Benefits. “For more than 16 years, Beth has designed and delivered programs that are both innovative and effective. She will be a strong addition to our growing team in Virginia.”
Phares joins Alliant with extensive experience in medical, dental, life, and disability insurance. She has dual expertise in fully-insured and self-insured funding approaches and is well-versed in the employee benefits due diligence process for mergers and acquisitions. Phares also has expertise in cost containment, financial analysis, and overall program optimization.
Prior to joining Alliant, Phares was Senior Vice President within the Virginia practice of a national insurance brokerage and employee benefits consulting firm. There, she serviced a broad array of clients with both regional and national operations.
Phares attended the College of William and Mary. She can be reached within Alliant’s Glen Allen, Virginia office at (804) 205-5177 or at Beth.Phares@alliant.com.
About Alliant Employee Benefits
Alliant Employee Benefits delivers value-laden benefits programs tailored to meet the ever-changing needs of today’s organizations. With a presence in every major U.S. market, we work intimately with our clients to assess their needs, take a pulse of the marketplace, and deliver customized plans and consulting services. Our broad arsenal of capabilities includes employee engagement, plan negotiation, benefits administration, analytics, health and wellness, compliance, and all other aspects of benefits planning and administration.
About Alliant Insurance Services
Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. provides property and casualty, workers’ compensation, employee benefits, surety, and financial products and services to clients nationwide, including public entities, tribal nations, healthcare, energy, law firms, real estate, construction, and other industry groups. More information is available on the company’s website at www.alliant.com.