Michael Stocker is an Employee Benefits Strategist specializing in medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurances for HMK Insurance. He has over 15 years of experience in the insurance industry and has emerged as a trusted consultant to many clients regarding the implications of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and helping to reduce benefit costs while still maintaining a program that is competitive, while attracting and retaining key talent. Michael has earned several designations including that of Chartered Benefits Consultant (CBC). He is a member of the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU) and has been recruited to be a committee member of the Lehigh Valley Business Coalition on Healthcare (LVBCH). He is currently a board member for the Nazareth Rotary Club, and a member of the Health Rosetta ecosystem, which seeks to improve the quality of our health care delivery system. Michael was also recognized by the Eastern Pennsylvania Business Journal as a “Top 20 under 40” professional in our business community. A native of the Lehigh Valley, Michael graduated from Delaware Valley University with a BS in Business Administration and Marketing. He currently resides in Lower Nazareth Township with his wife Julie, children Jack and Max, and puppy Hadley. In his spare time, Michael enjoys coaching youth Flag Football and attempting to play golf.