Jennie is Managing Partner at Benefit Associates. In this capacity, she oversees the firm’s operations, manages staff development efforts and consults on key accounts. She also plays a major role in developing strategy, setting policy, and overseeing acquisitions.
With more than thirty years of experience, Jennie has a deep knowledge of retirement plan administration and business operations.
Jennie began her career with Pension Profit Sharing Systems, Inc. where she quickly worked her way up through the ranks of that firm. She maintained a leadership role until the firm was sold and she set out to refine her management skills in positions at Dunn & Bradstreet Pension Services, Charles Schwab & Co., TPAC, and Campbell Administration, Inc.
An active participant in industry and professional organizations, Jennie is a member of the National Institute of Pension Administrators where she currently serves as chair of their annual Business Management Conference. The conference is focused on helping owners and managers of retirement administration firms develop personally and professionally to help grow their businesses.
Jennie also is a member of Entrepreneur Organization (EO) where she sits on the board of directors for the Orange County chapter and helps mentor entrepreneurial minded college students in the Orange County area. In 2015 she was asked to sit as a judge for their annual Global Student Entrepreneur Awards.
Jennie holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Personnel /Industrial Relations from the State University of New York at Brockport. She has completed graduate courses in Employee Benefits (focusing on ERISA) at Adelphi University.