PASADENA, California—Bolton & Company, one of the nation’s leading independent insurance brokers, announced the promotion of Michelle Cammayo to Vice President of Compliance, a move designed to strengthen the firm’s capabilities in that area.
Michelle brings more than 13 years of employee benefits experience specializing in all lines of health and welfare benefits, including medical, dental, vision, basic and voluntary life, short and long-term disability and employee assistance programs. Michelle’s passion for learning has driven her to become an industry leader in employee benefits compliance.
“Michelle knows employee benefits from the ground up,” said Bolton President and CEO Steve Brockmeyer. “Her unique compliance perspective is built on over a decade of helping employers through renewal negotiations, implementing alternative funding arrangements and conducting open enrollment meetings. Bottom line is that Michelle helps clients protect and prosper their organizations and people.”
Michelle’s responsibilities include providing clients with guidance in areas of the law including The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA), Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).
She will oversee Bolton’s Compliance Department to help clients manage and eliminate risk with regards to employee benefit compliance, including conducting annual compliance reviews, answering compliance related questions and training for HR personnel and internal teams.
Among her accomplishments, Michelle has authored several employee benefit articles and conducted HRCI accredited seminars in her quest to educate others to empower them to make the best decision for their company. She has given over 30 seminars and webinars on benefit-related topics ranging from compliance challenges to choosing the right consumer-driven health plan.
About Bolton & Company: Established in 1931, Bolton & Company is one of the nation’s largest privately owned insurance broker agencies providing clients worldwide with insurance and risk management services, employee benefits and financial products. As a partner of Assurex Global, Bolton employs approximately 200 insurance professionals and places over $600 million in annual premiums on behalf of its clients. Bolton is headquartered in Pasadena, with additional offices in Orange County and Santa Clara. Learn more by visiting www.boltonco.com.