As a member of the Operations team, Van assists with all underwriting operations for The Benefits Group, LLC (TBG). In this role, he helps in TBG’s ability to provide effective, proactive service to clients. His responsibilities include handling informal inquiries, ordering medical records, negotiating with carriers as needed to obtain the best possible underwriting for a given client, completing application submissions to policy issue, and submitting policy delivery requirements. Van efficiently streamlines underwriting processes within the firm to facilitate smooth transitions for clients. He also oversees TBG's website content and coordinates all social media efforts for the firm.
Van earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville in 2011, a Master of Arts in Sport and Event Management from East Tennessee State University in 2012 and he holds insurance licenses in Tennessee. During his spare time he is a volunteer soccer coach, active in Leadership Tomorrow-Sevier County and enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Van works from the Knoxville office and can be reached by: