Michelle Hippler
Sarah Gesiakowski
Janet Pangborn
Michelle Hippler, Benefit Specialist
Michelle attended Northern Illinois University with an emphasis in marketing. Michelle received the Certified Senior Advisor(CSA) designation in 1998. She has over 12 years of experience in all aspects of employee benefits. She focuses primarily on the individual and small group markets. Michelle is active in several Women in Business organizations and Chambers of Commerce. She currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Greater Palatine Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
space Sarah Gesiakowski, Pension Administrator
space Sarah is a Business Administration graduate of Robert Morris College that joined KGK in July of 2008. Sarah brings several years of service-focused support and attention to detail from her experience underwriting in the banking industry. Sarah works with the Pension and 401(k) plans including compliance work, governmental filings, and reconciling plan activity. She also works with administering and tracking loans as well as preparing employee communications for fund changes. Additionally, she works with clients to keep accurate plan records. In her personal time Sarah enjoys traveling, photography and spending time with her family, friends and two dogs.
Janet Pangborn, Benefits Associate
Janet is a graduate of Western Illinois University. Janet brings 5 years of business, computer, and customer service experience to KGK. She provides client assistance and assists in health carrier analysis and proposals. Janet works with carriers to provide our clients with information to best utilize their benefits as well as working as liaison between our clients and their carrier in solving claim problems.