Mary Jerome has served as a Senior Account Manager within Brown & Brown of Detroit’s Employee Benefits division since 2020.
Mary has over 15 years of experience in employee benefits. Prior to joining Brown & Brown, she worked for a benefits consulting firm as well as a large health insurance carrier. She has worked with clients of all sizes and is experienced in both the strategic and day-to-day management of fully-insured and self-funded health, dental, vision, life and disability plans.
Mary is the day-to-day contact for her clients and assists them with navigating the ever-changing and complex word of benefits. Whether it is working through an issue with a carrier or researching a compliance question, her goal is to always make her client’s job easier. Mary also works closely with the benefit advisors to ensure that her clients strategic initiatives are implemented as expected. She is responsible for coordinating the annual open enrollment process and developing custom employee communications. Mary’s favorite part of the job is the endless opportunity to respond to challenges. She loves to develop creative solutions for the complex or unusual situations that can often arise in this industry.
Mary is a graduate of Michigan State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing. She also holds a dual MBA/Masters of Science in Finance degree from Walsh College. She is a licensed life, accident and health agent.