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Scott Schneider Joins GBS Benefits, Inc. as President

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GBS Benefits, Inc. is pleased to announce that Scott Schneider has joined the agency as president. Schneider brings an added dynamic to the management team with his diverse background in finance, underwriting, and sales.

“With our growth projections and expansion into new markets, Schneider will be invaluable in managing our footprint, brand, and services,” said Rick Fielding, who has been the president of GBS since the company’s inception in 1989. Fielding will continue to lead GBS Benefits with his vision as chief executive officer.

Most recently, Schneider served as the vice president of sales and marketing for SelectHealth, with additional responsibilities for community benefit, health promotion, and wellness. He has more than 20 years of sales, marketing, underwriting, and actuarial experience, including past roles at SelectHealth as the director of large employer sales and the director of large employer underwriting. Schneider earned a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of Utah and is a licensed health and life producer in both Utah and Idaho.

GBS Benefits, Inc. is a full-service insurance and employee benefits firms and a member of Leavitt Group. Leavitt Group provides clients with greater insurance market access and a wide range of value-added services and resources. Clients receive employee benefits solutions, property and casualty insurance, risk management, and other services. Clients also benefit from the consultative approach to employee benefits and risk management found within the culture of each office and the unique flexibility that comes with local, on-the-ground agency owners. For more information about Leavitt Group, please visit

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