a new way of seeing

employee benefits

We see non-medical benefits as an employee satisfaction tool with an ROI — an evolving, highly targeted method for you to attract and retain the best employees.

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client service

People are at the heart of Pacific Resources. We seek experts from diverse backgrounds with unique perspectives, and we assemble a dynamically balanced team of good listeners and creative thinkers.

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a new way of seeing


We dig deeper for evidence, providing more flexibility, customization and choice. We look to uncover opportunities the generalist consultant model may miss.

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a new way of seeing


Our expertise and proven methodology allow us to make suggestions, review options and negotiate program benefits and costs based on your data, so you get the best solutions from the best sources.

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      Leadership Team

      Paul Barden CEO

      Paul Rogers President and COO

      Jen Hartman Director of Human Resources, Learning and Development

      Chris Judd Executive Vice President

      Nate Free VP, Client Services

      Kathleen Dillon Managing Consultant, herronpalmer

      Ken Vaughan Executive Vice President

      Mike Scire Vice President, Finance & Operations




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          Case Studies

          They say seeing is believing. Take a look at some of the ways we've helped clients with their employee benefits.

          Global Benefits Head, Fortune 500 Household Products Company

          “With Pacific Resources, you get a team that is always ready to take on a new challenge and a partner who isn’t afraid of stepping out of the comfort zone. You get personal service AND results.”

          Principal HR Specialist, Fortune 500 Energy Company

          The ability of PacRes to collaborate with our internal benefits team as well as our insurer on contract and SPD reviews has been superb. Their advisors consistently meet and exceed our expectations.”

          Senior Director, Benefits, Fortune 500 Paper Products Company

          For the past 12 years, Pacific Resources has partnered with us every step of the way. They have consistently focused on our company’s and our employees’ best interests. They listen to our needs and offer creative cost-effective solutions to address them.

          Benefits Head, Fortune 1000 Energy Company

          When Pacific Resources audited our executive life insurance policies, they uncovered some major flaws and identified smart solutions. Our plans are now more favorable for our company and our executives.

          Director Of Benefits, Fortune 500 Printing And Publishing Company

          Availability, responsiveness, creative solutions. What’s not to like?

          Director Of Benefits, Large State University

          “Pacific Resources understands the complexities of our industry and our employee population. They’re proactive and thorough. Their in-depth analysis makes sense for our business and their ability to represent our interests when working with our insurers is phenomenal. Sometimes the path they have to take has lots of twists and turns, but to us, it’s always a straight line to the best possible outcome.”

          Director, Integrated Health Care And Disability, Multinational Manufacturing Company

          Their ability to collaborate with our internal benefits team as well as our insurer on contract and SPD reviews has been superb. Their advisors consistently meet and exceed our expectations.

          Senior Contracts Manager, Telecommunications Company

          I appreciated the outstanding work Pacific Resources put into the RFP effort.  Pacific Resources has performed exceptionally well in my opinion and I am grateful for the opportunity to have worked with them. I consider the selection of and the work product produced by Pacific Resources to be some of the real highlights of my work supporting the Benefits team.”


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