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George Givens

Senior Vice President, Meltzer Group Benefits

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Phone: 301-581-7339
E-mail: ggivens@meltzergroup.com

As a Senior Vice President with Meltzer Group Benefits, George Givens has provided consulting and account management services for large group benefit plans since joining The Meltzer Group in 2005. He is responsible for supporting clients in the design of their benefit plans, analysis of claims expense and utilization, funding options, and carrier/administrator selection. George works with his team to help maximize the value of the benefit plan to clients and their employees.

George received a bachelor of arts in economics from the University of Delaware, and an MBA in finance from Temple University. He began his career as a financial analyst with NCR Corporation in Dayton, Ohio. It was in Dayton that he helped launch a startup TPA and gained valuable experience in operations and finance. In 1987, George and his family moved to Baltimore, where he joined Group Administration Services as Chief Financial Officer. He worked to effect the acquisition of Group Administration Services by Alta Health Strategies in 1988, and joined Alta as Director of Client Services responsible for the management and retention of existing clients. Alta became First Health and George was promoted to Senior Sales Executive in 1990, responsible for new business development and sales. George joined Group Benefit Services as an Employee Benefit Consultant in 1992. He held several positions of responsibility, including Vice President of Sales and Marketing, before joining CoreSource as Director of Sales in the Baltimore office in 2000. George worked to manage healthcare cost for large groups, including Clark Construction Company and Frederick Memorial Hospital.

George and his wife Patty have three children. He enjoys golf and running.