Gerald (Jerry) Frye
Co-founder, CEO and President of The Benefit Services Group and BSG Analytics
Frye is president and CEO of The Benefit Services Group, Inc. (BSG®), an employee benefits consulting firm he co-founded in 1987, and BSG Analytics™ LLC (BSGA), a health care data analytics firm he founded in 2012. BSG and BSGA serve nationwide employers in a wide variety of industries and consult for health care systems across the country.
Widely regarded as an industry innovator and thought leader, Frye is also a much sought-after speaker who has appeared at numerous events including the University Conference Services (UCS) series, ISCEBS seminars, physician symposiums, employment law seminars and Society of Financial Service Professionals. He was an invited speaker at Wisconsin legislative hearings regarding state health benefit issues, and is currently serving as a member of the Wisconsin Office of the Commissioner of Insurance Health and Life Advisory Council and the Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce Health Committee. He also serves on the Wisconsin Health Information Organization (WHIO) Board of Directors and is Chairman of the WHIO Data Quality and Use Committee. His engaging presentation style, deep subject knowledge, and keen insight into the problems facing the industry combine to make him a compelling presenter and talented consultant.
He has earned the professional designations of Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC), Registered Health Underwriter (RHU), Registered Employee Benefits Consultant (REBC), Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS), and Chartered Advisor for Senior Living (CASL). He also holds his insurance licenses for life, accident and health.