Employee Benefits

Alera Group Appoints Danielle Capilla Director of Compliance, Employee Benefits

May 31, 2018

DEERFIELD, IL (May 31, 2018) — Alera Group, a national employee benefits, property and casualty, risk management and wealth management firm, appointed Danielle Capilla, JD, as Director of Compliance, Employee Benefits.

In her role as Director of Compliance, Employee Benefits, Capilla will focus on enhancing Alera Group’s existing compliance capabilities and building new world class solutions for Alera Group’s employee benefits clients. Capilla’s legal background will help Alera Group clients navigate the complex landscape of healthcare legislation, regulation and reform.

“Danielle Capilla is a dynamic addition to our employee benefits practice leadership team,” said John Clark, Employee Benefits Practice Leader. “Her previous experience leading compliance efforts on a national scale will provide a strong foundation for the expanded employee benefits compliance of Alera Group.”

Capilla was formerly the Senior Vice President of Compliance and Operations at United Benefit Advisors. In her role, she oversaw the organization’s compliance efforts and day-to-day operations, as well as evaluated the impact of long range planning. She currently serves as an adjunct professor at DePaul University College of Law and is the Federal and State Legislative Chair for the Downtown Chicago Chapter of the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU).

“I am excited to continue building Alera Group’s compliance program and to work with Alera Group’s exceptional talent across the country,” said Danielle Capilla. “My passion for employee benefits compliance combined with the national collaboration of Alera Group firms will create robust future solutions to service our clients.”

Alera Group will continue to execute on its vision and strategic initiatives through its culture of collaboration. For more information about partnering with Alera Group, visit Partnership Opportunities at www.aleragroup.com.


About Alera Group
Based in Deerfield, IL, Alera Group’s 1,000-plus employees serve thousands of clients nationally in employee benefits, property and casualty, risk management and wealth management. It is the 15th largest independent insurance agency and the 7th largest independent employee benefits firm in the country. For more information, visit www.aleragroup.com or follow Alera Group on Twitter: @AleraGroupUS.