Alper Says Hello To Two New Team Members


We’re happy to announce two additions to our Team of Experts. Debra Van Winkle joins Alper as a Senior Account Manager in the Employee Benefits Division, as well as Craig Washington, AIC, a Senior Claims Administrator in the Claims Management Services Division.


Debra will facilitate benefits enrollment, plan design, renewals, compliance and foster day-to-day Client relationships. She has ten years of experience in the industry and previously worked as a Senior Benefits Consultant for a financial services firm in Chicago. Debra can be contacted at

In his role as a Senior Claims Administrator, Craig will act as liaison between insurance carriers and personal and commercial Clients on all general liability, property and other claims and provide responsive customer service. Previously, Craig worked as a Claims Representative for a large insurance carrier in Chicago, specializing in commercial automobile, environmental and pollution liability claims. Craig can be reached at