About Us

Ric Joyner,  MBA, CEBS, GBA, RPA, CFCI

The designations Mr. Joyner holds are; Certified Employee Benefits Specialist, Group Benefit Associate, Certified Flexible Compensation Instructor, board approved by ASPA to teach Cafeteria Plan regulations. Ric also has a Bachelor’s of Science in Information Technology and MBA (emphasis is project management) and graduated summa cum laude from Capella University with a 4.0.

Ric helped found the National Association of Professional Benefit Administrators (NAPBA.org). NAPBA is dedicated to training administrators in best practices and grass roots lobbying.

Ric has served in the past as the Wisconsin Association of Health Underwriters State President in 2003 and President of the Madison WI CEBS Society.

Ric is a frequent speaker and article writer for prestigious associations such as NAHU.org, NAPBA.org, Wisconsin SHRM, Austin SHRM, PACE.org, International Foundation of Employee Benefits, Tampa Bay AHU, WI AHU, Florida AHU, Florida NAIFA and participates on the List Serves of CEBS and NAHU answering questions regarding compliance programs for Consumer Driven Products.

Ric lives in St. Petersburg Fl, is married to Mary Joyner for 34 years and has 4 adult children and 4 grandkids. He likes writing, fishing, hiking, photography and seeking God.