Steve Bean, Principal and Consultant, has been bringing pragmatic and creative solutions to his clients for over twenty-five years. As a business owner himself, Steve has a thorough background in finance which he uses to help his clients prosper. He is passionate about listening to what his clients really need and then acts as the flexible puzzle piece to either apprise as a subject matter expert or facilitate introductions to trusted individuals who can help. He has the rare ability to absorb complex information, identify the essential parts, summarize, and explain it! Steve is an original founder of TRUEbenefits. Always learning, he has a BS in Finance and International Business and is a Certified Employee Benefit Specialist (CEBS), Registered Health Underwriter (RHU), and Registered Employee Benefit Consultant (REBC). Family time is spent with board games, cocktails, skiing and entertaining.