Carey Brown Principal

Carey Brown is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology with a degree in Industrial Engineering and has been a member of the Atlanta executive and employee benefits community since the late 1960’s.

Carey has been/is active in numerous charitable, community and social organizations including Tommy Nobis Center Board, Buckhead Rotary Club Board, Literacy Action Board, Executive Committee of the Georgia State Golf Association, Cherokee Art Endowment Trust Board, Past President of Cherokee Town and Country Club and Past President of the Georgia State Golf Foundation. Carey has also served on The Alexander Tharpe Fund Board, three terms on the Georgia Tech Alumni Board, including President in 2004-2005, and The Georgia Tech Foundation Board. He was President of the Student Body at Tech in 1968-69 and was named Outstanding Young Alumnus in 1974.

Carey and Sally were married in 1969 and are members of the Cathedral of St. Phillip. They reside in the Brookhaven area and have four granddaughters. They have two living children, Brent, who graduated from Georgia Tech with a degree in Industrial Management and an MBA from the Terry School at UGA, and Natalie Houk, a graduate of the College of Charleston. Carey and Sally’s son, Tyler (Georgia Tech, IM ’01, HTS ’01), US Army Airborne Ranger, was killed in Iraq on September 14, 2004. www.tylerbrown.def6.com

John Hearn - Principal

John Hearn graduated from the University of Georgia in the early ‘90’s with a degree in Risk Management and Insurance. He joined Unum immediately after graduation and spent ten years “on the carrier side of the business” with stints as Market Manager in Atlanta and Phoenix. In 2004, John joined Univers, a Goldman Sachs Capital Partners Company and the nation’s leading provider of benefit communications, technology and enrollment solutions. “John is one of the most experienced and capable employee communications and technology applications’ professionals out there,” stated the HR Director of a 7,000 employee client of The Benefit Company.

In 2009, John joined The Benefit Company as Principal and Owner. His experience on the vendor side of the business has proven to be invaluable to TBC’s clients. John is thorough in determining where a company’s benefit plan(s) may be enhanced. He is a leading authority on HealthCare Reform and has been asked to speak to several forums on this matter.

John is a member of the 2010 Class of Leadership Georgia. He and his wife, Amy, reside in East Cobb with their three young children. John is heavily involved in numerous civic, church, and alumni activities.

Faye McCorkle Chief Operating Officer

Faye McCorkle graduated from Mercer University in Atlanta with a major in Accounting. She then attended Georgia State University and obtained a Master’s of Professional Accounting Degree with emphasis in Estate and Tax planning. Faye has been with The Benefit Company since its inception. She has assisted clients with their personal/family planning needs as well as corporate and business succession needs.

Faye is also charged with the overall management of The Benefit Company. Her 30+ years of experience with The Benefit Company gives her unique insight into how best to utilize the talents of our team for the benefit of your associates.

Faye is a member of Stone Mountain United Methodist Church and is active in the Atlanta tennis community. She is also supportive of several charitable organizations in the area.

Stacy Cook

Vice President, Practice Leader, Large Groups

Stacy Cook is a graduate of Georgia State University with a BBA in Marketing and has 20+ years of experience in the employee benefits brokerage arena.

Stacy has extensive experience in managing client groups of 100 to 10,000 employees, including strategic planning, goal setting, and overall account management. Stacy works closely with our clients to provide a single resource for all benefit-related issues and needs.

Renewal & marketing negotiations, medical utilization, health management initiatives, employee communications, enrollment processes and carrier implementations are all key services Stacy offers our clients.

Stacy’s hobbies include golf and tennis, when she isn’t spending time with her children, Jennifer and C.J., or taking Max (the family dog) for a run.

Eva Duvall

Benefits Analyst & Wellness Coordinator

Eva Duvall earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Kennesaw State University in 2000. Prior to joining The Benefit Company, Eva was a key account manager with a human resource outsourcing firm based in Atlanta. She was responsible for the oversight and management of benefits administration for large employer clients. Eva also has past experience with a large consulting firm where she excelled as a processing analyst and was subsequently promoted to System Setup Analyst. Eva also held the position of Director of Operations for Leadership Georgia, an affiliate leadership development program of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce.

The Benefit Company is honored to have Eva as a member of our team. In her role of Benefits Analyst, Eva will support the implementation and ongoing client management for select large employer clients. She will also serve as Director of The Power of Healthy Living™, The Benefit Company’s unique population health management program. Eva will serve as your liaison for this highly regarded program.

Eva serves as an underprivileged child-mentor for The Bridge in Atlanta, volunteers as a committee chair for The Georgia Society of Association Executives and is a Board Member for the Georgia Chapter of the Huntington’s Disease Society of America. Eva currently resides in Vinings and is a member of East Cobb Baptist Church in Marietta.