As Director of Operations at Odyssey Advisors Francis is excited to utilize a decade of industry experience to assist the Odyssey team in developing solutions to client problems in a complete and efficient manner. With a history of observing confusion amongst clients, Francis is determined to help navigate to a comprehensive understanding of potential issues clients are facing with an easy to understand explanation of customized solutions.
Before joining the Odyssey team Francis was an analyst at Mercer and participated in managing a wide range of employee benefits ranging from Defined Benefit and & Defined Contribution plans (including, cash balance, ESOP, Union and non-qualified plans), employee and retiree health (including medical, dental, life and disability) benefits. The varied experience has helped Francis understand and appreciate the value of communicating total benefits packages to clients and employees in a straight forward and integrated manner.
Francis’s background began with a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from the University of New Hampshire and he has completed the exams required for an associateship with the Society of Actuaries.
Francis has lived all over the Northeast and currently resides in Connecticut with his wife, children, cats, dog and chickens. Outside of the office, he enjoys playing with his kids, weight training, hiking, barbecuing and skydiving.