Alera Group has appointed Tina Santelli as Vice President, Carrier Partner Management for Alera Group Employee Benefits nationally, effective January 1, 2020.
In this role, Santelli will be responsible for leading key top-tier partnerships at Alera Group, strategically developing relationships with preferred carriers. She will be responsible for maintaining and strengthening existing carrier relationships, as well as identifying new strategic partnerships that will benefit Alera Group’s clients across the country.
With each of these partners, Santelli will focus on working collaboratively to provide business solutions that align with Alera Group’s goals. Additionally, she will continue to increase Alera Group’s value proposition by identifying the right combination of specialty benefits that enhance the core service offerings.
“I am excited to have Tina working on Alera’s behalf to lead our carrier partnerships,” said Sally Prather, Employee Benefits Practice Leader of Alera Group. “Her ability to build partnerships and collaborate for our success is unparalleled in the industry.”
Santelli’s previous experience includes serving as Vice President of Specialty Benefits with GCG Financial, where she provided clients with ancillary solutions. Before her time with GCG, she worked with Unum for 13 years on the sales and service side.
As Vice President, Carrier Partner Management, Santelli joins Alera Group as the latest member of an industry-leading team of professionals who are dedicated to Alera Group’s collaborative growth across the United States. For more information about Alera Group, visit www.aleragroup.com.
About Alera Group
Based in Deerfield, IL, Alera Group’s over 1,900 employees serve thousands of clients nationally in employee benefits, property and casualty, retirement services and wealth management. Alera Group is the 15th largest independent insurance agency in the country. For more information, visit www.aleragroup.com or follow Alera Group on Twitter: @AleraGroupUS.