Danielle Ortman is a Senior Consultant for Kelly Benefits Strategies (KBS). In this role, she works with clients to create short- and long-term benefit strategies so that her clients can have the most competitive benefits package possible. Danielle keeps informed of ever-changing benefits trends, funding strategies, benefits compliance issues and legislation as well as works with clients to make sure they have a good understanding of what is available to them and their employer repsonsibilities. She also provides exceptional customer service by escalating and helping resolve any issues her clients may have to the appropriate carrier or Kelly Benefits representative.
Danielle joined KBS in 2007 as an Account Manager and was promoted to Senior Account Manager in 2012, later becoming a Senior Consultant in 2017. Prior to Kelly Benefits, Danielle worked at Group Benefits Services (GBS) in a broker support role. Since the beginning of her career in 2005, Danielle has gained expertise in a variety of essential areas such as medical, dental, vision, life, and disability benefits, underwriting, compliance, and consumer-driven health.
Danielle graduated from Towson University in 2005 with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Marketing. She currently holds a life and health insurance producer license.
Outside of KBS, Danielle volunteers at Lab Rescue LRCP, an organization that rescues, fosters and places homeless, abused and/or abandoned Labrador Retrievers in the mid-Atlantic region. She loves being outdoors, is an avid boater, and enjoys spending time cruising and fishing along the Chesapeake Bay with friends and family.
Danielle resides in Middle River, Maryland with her husband, Jason, and Labrador Retriever, Maddy.