Name: Amy Campbell
Favorites: Outdoor activities, camping, backpacking, canoe/kayak, spending time with friends and family, art history
Client Services, Implementation Specialist
Name: Brittany Streich
About me: Brittany is an Indiana University graduate with a BS in Kinesiology. She has over 5 years of experience in the health and wellness industry in a variety of roles and settings.
Family: Husband, Simon and son, Brody
Favorites: IU sports, running, traveling
Name: David Ellis
Name: Holly Sinar
About me: My passions are health, fitness, nutrition, sustainable foods, and education.
Favorites: Fitness, Recipes, Cookbooks, Menu Plans
Name: Jackie Weiss
About me: As Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Jackie Weiss is often the first contact a client has with American Health & Wellness Group. With 22 years of experience in the insurance industry, Jackie is well versed in the unique needs of employers and the solutions that American Health & Wellness can provide. She enjoys spending time with her teenage children and believes including them in altruistic endeavors sets a good tone. Together they work in a community “soup kitchen” monthly and have taken two mission trips to the Dominican Republic.
Family: Two children and a dog, Cody
Favorites: hiking, spinning, any outdoor activity
Health Coach and Client Advocate
Name: Jennifer Orme, RN
Name: Jenny Challis
About me: A graduate of Purdue University with 13 years of experience in Customer Service/Business development and 6 years of experience as an Account Manager. She is hyper focused on client needs and is passionate about wellness, living a healthy life and trying to positively influence others to be healthier.
Favorites: Yoga, weight lifting, traveling and my fur-kids (dog Rocco and cat Helen)
Vice President of Client Services
Name: Jessica Petschow
About me: Jessica has been with American Health & Wellness since 2010. She is a graduate of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), as well as a Certified Wellness Coach (CWC) and Certified Personal Trainer (CPT). She is active in her community, along with several industry organizations, including Accelerent Indianapolis.
Favorites: Running, hiking, camping, biking – any reason to be outdoors!
Director of Business Development
Name: John Ruckelshaus
About me: A graduate of Indiana University with over a decade of professional experience working closely with regulatory bodies within Indiana. Prior to joining AHW, I served six years as a key consultant to Faegre Baker Daniels LLP. My extensive expertise includes a previous role with the Indiana Department of Workforce Development as well.
Name: Karen Cronin
Name: Kelly Witt
About me: Kelly Witt serves as Chief Operating Officer for American Health and Wellness Group. She has enjoyed being in the health and wellness group benefits industry for over 25 years. Kelly's diverse leadership background includes business operations, client management, sales and marketing, product development, reporting, wellness and onsite employer clinics.
Name: Kim Mitchell
Vice President of Corporate Strategies
Name: Kristen Mason
About me: A graduate of Ohio State University, Kristen has more than 14 years of sales, marketing and strategic business development experience. She is a member of the Indiana Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) and Accelerent. Within her AHW business development role, she will drive continued growth for the company and focus on cultivating new business relationships to which AHW can bring exceptional value and provide lower benefit plan costs through a strategic approach.
Favorites: Girl Scouts Troop Leader, Carmel Dads Club Softball Coach, Traveling, Outdoor Activities, Colts and Ohio State Games
Name: Lexi Althouse
About me: Lexi is a senior year student at Ball State University and will graduate May 2017 with a degree in Exercise Science and Foundations of Management. She is a wellness intern interested in corporate wellness and fitness and desires to make individuals live happy, healthier lives. She enjoys working with individual clients as they set goals and strive to reach them. Lexi has experience with athletics, coaching, recreation facilities, and event planning. She is dedicated to several organizations on her college campus, including her sorority, Chi Omega, and Dance Marathon.
Favorites: Family time, boating, thrifting, volleyball, discovering music, sunshine, euchre, lots of time with friends, IndyCar racing
Name: Lindsey Byerly
About me: A graduate of Butler University with a dual degree in International Studies and International Business, Lindsey has over three years experience in sales and marketing. She is an active Delta Gamma alumni and Dress for Success volunteer. Lindsey's role is instrumental in creating unique and relevant content to engage with clients and new business relationships.
Favorites: Figure skating, painting, hiking, volunteering and traveling
Name: Lucy Duncan
Name: Mallory Klausmeier
About me: A graduate of Indiana University, Mallory has nearly a decade of health and wellness experience, along with project management and benefit consulting expertise. She is skilled in kinesiology and online paperless technology.
Family: Husband Tim and daughter, Lucy
Favorites: The vibrant culture of the Indianapolis, the arts and sporting events.
President and Senior Advisor
Name: Mike Weiss
About me: Insurance industry veteran Michael Weiss serves as CEO and president of American Health & Wellness Group. A graduate of University of Connecticut as well as New York Law School, Mike has spent nearly 40 years working with individuals and organizations to provide strategic insurance and employee benefits counsel. Holding Chartered Life Underwriter and Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designations, he launched his career as an underwriter in 1977. He remained on the east coast until coming to Indianapolis in 1998 to serve as chief operating officer for Key Benefit Administrators. Mike enjoys spending time with his family and supports Gleaners, Wheeler Mission and Special Olympics Indiana.
Family: Married, three children, lives in Carmel, Indiana
Favorites: Travel, watersports and hiking (and his dog, Chloe)
Client Services Representative
Name: Molly Benkarski
About me: A graduate of Grand Valley State University, Molly has more than 3 years health, wellness and client relations expertise. She enjoys proactively helping AHW clients with integration of strategic programs to achieve overall benefits cost reduction.
Favorites: Hiking, cycling and rock climbing.
Name: Penny Hunsicker
About me: Penny is a certified Lifestyle Fitness & Wellness Coach. Prior to coming aboard with AHWG she owned her own health & wellness company and was the wellness coach for a family care and pediatric medical group. Penny has also been a frequent guest on Channel 13, educating and inspiring viewers on nutrition, exercise and over-all wellness.
Family: Penny and Steve have been married over 30 years and have four kids and a shiatsu named Holly.
Favorites: Sunshine is one of Penny’s favorite things especially if she is biking, hiking fishing, or boating with her family.
Name: Rick Weiss
Name: Samantha Cohen
Name: Shelly Cherry
About me: A graduate of IU-Bloomington, Shelly joins AHW with 6+ years experience in the health and wellness industry. She enjoys working with AHW clients to reach their personal health and wellness goals.
Family: Married to her high school sweetheart and has a 1 year old son.
Favorites: Playing Sports, Tailgating at IU and COLTS Games, Meeting New People, Trying New Things and Hanging Out with Family and Friends
Vice President of Client Services
Name: Stephanie Creech
About me: Stephanie has been with American Health & Wellness since 2008. She embodies the company’s dedication to corporate wellness and is skilled in self-funding, compliance and ACA. She is a graduate of Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), and is active in her community, along with several industry organizations, including Accelerent Indianapolis.
Favorites: Boating and camping