Local Benefits Consulting Firm Continues Growth With Addition Of Katelyn Power

DURHAM, N.C., May 9, 2016 – Hill, Chesson & Woody (HCW), an independent benefits consulting firm, has announced the hiring of Katelyn Power as HR Technology Implementation Specialist. In this role, Power serves as an extension of the client’s Human Resource department providing support in benefit education, eligibility maintenance, and bill reconciliation. By working with HCW’s HR Technology & Voluntary Benefits team, clients consolidate all of their benefits into one place and under the same strategy.

Power comes to HCW with 3 years of experience in the employee benefits industry under her belt. Upon graduation, Power worked as an Assistant Account Manager at Brown & Brown in Washington, DC. She then moved to Greenville, SC and began working as a Client Service Advocate for Forum Benefits.

Power graduated from the College of William & Mary in 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts in public policy. Although new to the Triangle, she is already involved in the local community as a member of the Junior League of Raleigh and the Durham Young Professionals Network. She resides in Durham, NC.

“I decided to move to the Triangle to be closer to my family and friends in Virginia,” said Power. “I found out about HCW and knew I had found the perfect fit. This position incorporates all of the parts of my previous roles in which I exceled and enjoyed!”

“HR departments are increasingly becoming overwhelmed with benefit administration,” said Todd Yates, HCW partner and CEO. “It’s because of that reason that we are excited to continue building out our HR Technology & Voluntary Benefits team with the addition of Katelyn. We are thrilled to have her experience and enthusiasm, and welcome her to the team!”