For Immediate Release                                                                             Contact: Susan Guzo,

     David Guzo,


                         New Regional Vice President at Swift Kennedy & Associates


DUBOIS -- Lisa­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ Cooper has been promoted to the position of Regional Vice President at Swift Kennedy & Associates, an insurance brokerage firm specializing in group employee benefits and senior insurance needs.

Ms. Cooper’s responsibilities will include building new client relationships with businesses and other groups throughout western Pennsylvania and ensuring that their employee benefit plans are consistent with their company goals.  She will also advise clients about compliance with the Affordable Care Act and other federal regulations, as well as online benefit administration.  In addition, she will assure that Swift Kennedy’s account management team satisfies clients’ customer service needs regarding insurance claims, enrollments, and other matters.

Ms. Cooper has been with Swift Kennedy for 20 years and is licensed to sell insurance with over 25 carriers.  She earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from Clarion University and has lived in DuBois since 1992.

Swift Kennedy & Associates is is a full service brokerage agency that helps businesses find affordable employee benefit plans, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and alternative funding options.  The firm also provides Medicare plans and offers all health insurance carriers in Pennsylvania and surrounding states.  It has offices in DuBois, Williamsport, Wilkes-Barre, and State College.


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