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Mitigate Partners

Mitigate Partners are a collaborative group of experienced employee benefit advisors and creative thinkers that have come together to bring a new approach and a new way of thinking about the problems ingrained in today’s healthcare / insurance and to identify and to develop resources and share solutions to these problems.

Managing Principal

Carl Schuessler

Carl Schuessler is the Co-Founder and Managing Principal of Mitigate Partners, a Risk Management, Cost Containment, and Employee Benefits Consulting firm established in 2015.
Co-Founder

Barry Murphy

Location: Punta Gorda, FL

E-mail: barry.murphy@mitigatepartners.com

Phone: (678) 575-6606
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Michael Andrade

Bring to the table win-win survival strategies to ensure proactive domination. At the end of the day, going forward, a new normal that has evolved from generation cloud solution.
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Liz Antaya

Liz consults with her clients to create high-value, actively managed, employer-built health plans that deliver richer benefits for less money.
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Robson Baker

Robson Baker is a passionate advisor on a mission to help employers improve their employee benefits. He entered the industry in 2014, recognizing early on that there was an immense need to challenge the status quo.
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Bryan Burgess

Benefits Advisor with 15 years of experience working with clients to “Build High-Performance Plans”. Focusing on implementing transparency into the complex world of health care.
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George Claassen

George Claassen is the President and Founder of Class Insurance Consulting(CIC), which started in 2014. Most businesses today look at the huge increases in their health insurance premiums and believe they have an insurance problem.
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Stephen Daniel

My team and I leave behind wasteful, antiquated practices used to combat rising health care costs, to embrace a new method, a health benefits transformation.

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Jennifer Dibert

Location: Sarasota, FL

E-mail: jennifer.dibert@lfg.com

Phone Number: (941) 313-0054
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Jonathan Estes

Location: Owensboro, KY

E-mail: jestes@higusa.com

Phone: (270) 313-2111
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Mark Fox

Fox is a young entrepreneur who was named a Rising Star by EBA magazine for transforming
healthcare through transparency. He has clients as small as 50 employees and as large as 8,000 employees
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Cary Goss

Location: Houston, TX

E-mail: cgoss@clarusbenefits.com

Phone: (713) 828-6275
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Cristy Gupton

With an advocate’s heart and a sense of true servant leadership, Cristy Gupton has endeavored to #letsfixhealthcare with her everyday activities as well as her long-term strategic goals.
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Dennis Hartin

Highly regarded for his unique approach, Dennis is among only a few Florida-based Health Rosetta Certified Advisors helping duplicate proven solutions designed to lower costs and improve care.
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Bryce Heinbaugh

Heinbaugh joined forces under a merger with multiple other independently owned insurance firms throughout Ohio to form IEN Risk Management Consultants, LLC where he is currently acting CEO and Managing Partner.
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Lonnie Kiracofe

Lonnie Kiracofe grew up working in a family-owned business and ultimately worked as a Regional Vice President for a Fortune 500 healthcare company. She innately understands the business of business.
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Frank Kohn

As an industry insider and applying his deep institutional knowledge of how healthcare systems work, Frank helps employers evaluate opportunities to provide low cost / high quality care solutions to recruit, retain, and reward their workforce.
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Mark Krogulski

Mark Krogulski has worked with employers driving administrative efficiencies and cost savings through the design, implementation, and management of their employee benefit plans.
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Jonathan Logan

Since 2006, Jonathan Logan has served companies with as few as two employees and as many as several thousand.
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Laurie MacDonald

Laurie began her career on the retirement side of benefits working with Fortune 500 employers to streamline plan administration.
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Frank MicDropper

Chris Yarn A.K.A Frank MicDropper is the CEO of Walk On Clinic, Inc - a logistics and marketing company that brings in-network par physicians or direct primary care doctors to the workplace
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Bryan Perry

Bryan Perry is the Owner & President of Peak Benefits, a benefits consulting firm established in 2012. At Peak Benefits we believe in the value of innovation.
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Andrew Roberts

Andy has built a team of professionals who design and implement custom healthcare plans that allow employers to save money and take care of employees like family.
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Kristine Scheer

Kristine holds a Bachelor’s degree in accounting and is studying for her Master’s degree in Public Health at the University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health.
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Darrell Schwabe

Throughout my 30+ year tenure as an Employee Benefits Advisor, Darrell has had the privilege of providing guidance to hundreds of employer groups for the purpose of purchasing healthcare coverage for their employees and families.
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Tommy Taylor

Tommy is Vice President and Managing Consultant with Higginbotham and heads the Oklahoma City Employee Benefits practice. He is comfortable in all aspects of Benefit and HR Consulting.
Mitigate PartnersAbout Us
We protect your money like it’s our own, serving as the fiduciary and steward of your health plan dollars.
OUR LOCATIONSWhere to find us?
We have 29 locations across the United States.
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Mitigate PartnersAbout Us
We protect your money like it’s our own, serving as the fiduciary and steward of your health plan dollars.
OUR LOCATIONSWhere to find us?
We have 29 locations across the United States.
GET IN TOUCHMitigate Partners Social
Follow our social media for news, updates, and events.