Andesa Life Insurance Admin Solutions Management Team

With its unparalleled depth of industry knowledge and experience, the Andesa team is equipped to support your product and service needs.

From our C-level executives to our all-star roster of programmers, analysts and client service specialists, we’re focused on solving the problems that affect life insurance and annuity carriers and brokers.

Andesa Services Management Team: Stephen Budihas

Stephen Budihas
Director of Business Operations

Steve is responsible for HR functions, business process outsourcing service functions and daily client operational support. READ MORE

Andesa Services Management Team: Vince Collier

Vince Collier
Executive VP, Distribution Services

Vince, who has more than 20 years of experience in the industry, is responsible for Andesa’s services to insurance distributors. READ MORE


Linda Ellison
Director of Client Management

LE has primary responsibility for the management of sales approaches and development of marketing strategy  for Andesa’s services and solutions.  READ MORE

Roy Peterson

Roy Peterson
Chief Technology Officer

Roy is responsible for driving Andesa’s technology strategy aligned with business objectives.  READ MORE

Andesa Services Management Team: Chris Shalbert

Chris Shalbert
Chief Implementation Officer

Chris is responsible for implementing all technology initiatives that align with client requests. READ MORE

Andesa Services Management Team: Ron Scheese

Ron Scheese
President & CEO

Ron, Andesa’s CEO since January 2011, is responsible for guiding the company toward its present and future goals.

Andesa Services Management Team: Mark Wilkin

Mark Wilkin
Chief Financial Officer

Mark has primary responsibility for Andesa’s financial planning, accounting and reporting and internal control efforts.

Tony Biancamano

Tony Biancamano
Risk Management Officer

Tony is primarily responsible for maintaining Andesa Services’ Governance, Risk and Control program.

Angela Conn
Product Line Manager

Angela Conn is responsible for providing ongoing customer service to our Plan Administration clients, as well as the expansion of Andesa’s service offerings. READ MORE


Michelle L. Cramer
Lead Actuary

Michelle works with the business development, distribution services, technology and client service areas. READ MORE

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Laura Fell
Human Resource Manager

Laura is responsible for providing strategic and operational Human Resource guidance in developing and implementing plans… READ MORE

Gloria Hopfsenberger

Gloria Hopfensperger
Manager, Project Management

Gloria is responsible for the overall project management function at Andesa, providing leadership and coordination of the PM processes.  READ MORE

Andesa Services Management Team: Tim Lemon

Tim Lemon
Manager, Business Analysis

Tim, who joined Andesa in May 2005, is responsible for the management of the overall business analysis functions at Andesa. READ MORE

Anthony Orlando

Anthony Orlando
Systems Development Manager

Anthony is responsible for the overall management and leadership of all Allentown office applications development teams.. READ MORE

Andesa Services Management Team: Jerry Pennella

Jerry Pennella
Account Executive

Jerry specializes in helping clients understand the benefits Andesa’s cloud-based solutions can bring to their organizations. READ MORE

Andesa Services Management Team: Larry Resnick

Larry Resnick
Distribution Services Manager

Larry supports our user community, serving as a COLI industry expert, knowledge engineer and thought leader. READ MORE

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Minza Salman
Business Operations Manager

Minza is responsible for overseeing client support, client processing and business process operations… READ MORE

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Bob Schoenberger
IT Operations Manager

Bob is responsible for the day-to-day management, of all Data Center Operations including management, monitoring, maintenance, upgrade and support. READ MORE

Brenda Shea

Brenda Shea
Quality Assurance Manager

Brenda is responsible for the overall quality assurance function at Andesa

Bob Webber – Andesa Services Management Team

Bob Webber
Systems Development Manager

Bob was on the original development team of the industry-leading ADASTAR plan administration system in 1999. READ MORE

Chip Whiteside – Andesa Services Management Team

Chip Whiteside
Manager of Systems Architecture

Chip, who has more than 20 years of industry experience, is responsible for Andesa Services’ system architecture.


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