What it Means to be a Group Health Plan Fiduciary

Cynthia Smith Shewmaker Senior Benefits Advisor/Outreach Coordinator with the U.S. Department of Labor Employee Benefits Security Administration based out of the Kansas City Regional Office will discuss what it means to be a group health plan fiduciary during the SLAHU Monthly Meeting April 13 at the Lodge Des Peres.

Become a SLAHU Scramble Sponsor

Sponsorship packages for the SLAHU Scramble, the annual 9-hole golf tournament, are still available. The scramble tees off with a shotgun start at 2 p.m., Friday, May 12. Registration opens at 1 p.m. at The Quarry at Crystal Springs Golf Course in Maryland Heights. Last year’s golf tournament sold out.

Trivia Night

Bring your co-workers, clients, spouse and friends to join us for a fun evening of trivia Friday, March 31. This is an event for everyone!

Creating the Coaching Environment

management tasks and leadership responsibilities get the better part of our time and coaching is gradually pushed to the side. Creating the environment for coaching to thrive doesn’t have to take vast amounts of time or energy. It’s a matter of understanding the differences between managing, leading and coaching.

Underlying Cost of Accessing Healthcare

The March 2 meeting of SLAHU will feature an honest discussion of current variables that agents consider when recommending a medical plan and how brokers can better serve their clients with the ability to identify potential “hidden costs.”


The February monthly meeting, February 9 at the Lodge Des Peres, features two sessions on ethics by Keith Huffman, Employee Benefit Sales Manager, The Standard.