FLORHAM PARK, N.J., March 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Savoy, a leading benefits consulting firm and regional general agency, announces that Joan Fusco has been promoted to the position of Chief Compliance Officer. In this elevated role, Fusco will focus primarily on critical regulatory compliance within Savoy’s organization. While continuing to provide both leadership and insight during complicated legislative times, Fusco will concentrate her efforts on maintaining Savoy’s internal compliance initiatives and best practices to ensure its stability and performance. 

«Joan Fusco has made significant contributions to our organization over the years in facilitating our continued growth and expansion initiatives. We are excited that she will continue to guide our organization as we move forward,» said Don Savoy, President and CEO of Savoy.

Fusco will act as the internal point person for regulatory compliance education and training, providing her valuable knowledge base as a resource for communication materials including broker and employer-related guides. Additionally, Fusco will continue her role as Director of Savoy‘s six continuing education schools.

With over 30 years’ experience in the health insurance industry, Fusco brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to Savoy in the areas of federal and state regulatory compliance, employee benefits and continuing education for health and life insurance producers.

During her 15-year tenure at Savoy, Fusco most recently held the position of Director, Research and Education. Fusco holds Health Insurance Associate (HIA), Professional, Academy for Healthcare Management (PAHM) and Registered Health Underwriter (RHU) designations and is Affordable Care Act (ACA) Certified from the National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU) and the American College. As a well-known expert for regulatory and legislative compliance, Fusco serves NAHU as an appointed member of the General Agency Principals Council, the Professional Development and Compliance Corner and the Employer Based Work Group and as the Professional Development Liaison to the Legislative Council. Fusco also serves as the New Jersey Chair for the Life and Health Commissioner Advisory Board.

Savoy is an innovative benefits consulting firm and regional general agency. With over 30 years’ experience, Savoy’s strategic partnerships bring continued growth to brokers, carriers and vendors. Savoy tactically provides best-in-class products and services including comprehensive health and specialty benefits, compliance, HR services, technology solutions, research, education and other employer-related services.

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