Partners

Michael McKenna
Managing Partner and Founder of Partners Benefit Group and Reimbursement Specialists, Inc.

mmckenna@cbacompanies.com
(877) 993-5600 ext. 207
Michael McKenna

As an entrepreneur, Michael McKenna founded 3 companies in the Benefits Management space over his 25 years in the healthcare industry. In August 2019, Mike’s companies were acquired by the national employee benefits firm, The Alera Group, LLC. He currently is Managing Partner.

Mike is a sought-after speaker and trainer on many employee benefit topics.  He has been featured in The Banker and Tradesman, Boston Business Journal, countless trade publications, Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and interviewed by business radio shows including CNN Radio. He has taught creative plan design and financing options to many leading healthcare consultants across the United States.

Mike continues to be a tireless advocate for those organizations who advocate for the most vulnerable. Through his annual charity golf tournament, fund raising activities and personal philanthropy, millions of dollars have been allocated to several Non-Profit organizations. 

 

 

Phil Litos
President

plitos@cbacompanies.com 
(877)993-5600 ext. 278


Kasey Southwick
Administration Leader

ksouthwick@partnersbenefitgroup.com

(877) 993-5600 ext. 218


Kasey joined the agency in 2010. Kasey provides complete support to the Executive and Managements teams with scheduling all client meetings, handling service calls and acts as the contact liaison to the President and CEO of CBA for the Partners, client advocates and clients. Kasey also assists with human resource tasks as well as the day-to-day office administrative duties.

In addition, Kasey prepares and organizes all seminars, licensing, educational webinars and assists with managing projects within the agency. Kasey is a graduate of Bridgewater State College and has over 18 years experience in the employee benefits industry working on both the provider and brokerage side.

 

 

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Hemenway & Barnes LLP has worked with Partners Benefit Group / CBA since 2006. In addition to providing us with clear and precise options for our group benefit plans, their professional staff manages the administrative requirements of our Participating Funding Arrangement, and the many related questions from our participants...
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