Cooper Johnson: SVP Employee Benefits, S.S. Nesbitt & Co.

Presenting: Shared Wellness Clinics

Cooper is a student of employee benefits. Having spent his entire career consulting in this space, he has also worked at the forefront of moving S.S. Nesbitt & Co’s benefits practice from a brokerage-only focus in the early 2000s to a post-ACA, “beyond benefits” and holistic health plan design consulting practice.

Nicole PerrySenior Account Manager, CreativeBenefit Solutions 

Presenting: Creating the Optimal Benefits Model

Nicole has been with Creative Benefit Solutions since 2011. She has more than 10 years of experience in the insurance industry. As a certified self-funding specialist and healthcare reform specialist, Nicole is a trusted resource on the evolving health insurance industry.

Dr. Geri Beth Bembirg
Vice President & Pharmacy Benefits Analyst, Stephens Insurance

Presenting: Pharmacy Benefit Management Solutions

Dr. Bemberg joined the Stephens Insurance, LLC team as Vice President and Pharmacy Benefits Analyst in 2018, focusing on prescription drug formulary and pharmacy benefit management solutions.  Dr. Bemberg began her career with the UAMS College of Pharmacy and Evidence-Based Prescription Drug Program (EBRx) in 2015 as a Pharmacy Specialist and moved into the role of Assistant Director of Pharmacy Operations in 2016.

Mike Bean

Sr. HR Consultant / President, PassionHR Consulting

Presenting: 21st Century Compensation Planning

Mike is the President and owner of PassionHR. He states, “I am passionate about HR and like rolling up my sleeves to solve problems in a way that benefit both the organization and employees (Win-Win). I have always been a true HR generalist and practitioner at heart.”