Kevin Mandrell, CLU, RHU

Benefits Consultant


Kevin is a Benefits Consultant at JA Benefits.

Kevin S. Mandrell began his career in 1982 with John Hancock Insurance Company, earning his Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation. In 1993, he started his own firm, Diversified Insurance. Diversified flourished as an Employee Benefit Consulting Firm, gaining the attention of Brown and Brown, who later purchased Diversified in January of 2008. Kevin bought back and sold his book of business two additional times before finding a home with JA Benefits in June of 2016.

As part of his tenure in the insurance industry, Kevin has served on various committees and advisory boards and has been recognized nationally as a top broker for key carriers such as Anthem, Humana, Principal and United Healthcare.

Kevin gained his Registered Health Underwriter (RHU) designation from the American College.

Kevin has volunteered for the Arthritis Foundation since 1995 and became a state board member in 2002. After serving as a state board chair, he was appointed Director to the National Board in 2009. He has also served as Chairman of the Board for Bosma Industries for the Blind and more recently has served on the board of Youth Opportunity Center Foundation board.

In his spare time, he enjoys time with his wife, Annette, two children, and grandchildren, renovating historic buildings and participating in other business ventures. Other interests include missions to Africa and China through Kids Alive International, a faith based orphanage, through sponsorship of children and funding farming ventures, as well as having a passion for music and traveling.