John Chase

Senior Vice President, Executive Sponsor

John joined Hodges-Mace in 2005 and currently serves as Executive Sponsor to Sales and Operations, and is responsible for implementation and support to our largest clients.

John was the first Hodges-Mace employee, and has held leadership roles in operations, client management, and technology including serving as Chief Information Officer until 2014. John has an extensive background in benefits administration and technology, enrollment operations, and group benefits. He interacts regularly with employers and consulting clients, including contacts in Human Resources, Benefits, and I.T, and he is known for being an energetic and conscientious partner with the ability to engage at a deep level of detail to achieve broader strategic goals.

Prior to joining Hodges-Mace, John worked for 13 years in the employee benefits industry with insurance carriers CNA and Liberty Mutual in Chicago, Philadelphia, and Atlanta, where his roles included underwriting, business technology consulting, and sales. John earned his Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Augustana College and his Master of Science degree in Communication Research from Illinois State University.