Benefits Dept. Manager/Consultant & Commercial Insurance Consultant
Devra is the Benefits Department Manager, overseeing all of the Connell Insurance offices in Branson, Springfield, and Joplin. Devra started at Connell as a Group Benefits Consultant/Producer in 2007 but left to experience the Carrier world in 2012. She worked as a Large Group Account Executive for Coventry Healthcare which within a few months became Aetna Healthcare. Devra accepted the offer to come back on board at Connell as the Department Manager in May of 2016. As of 2020, Devra is licensed as a Commercial Insurance Consultant as well.
In her community, Devra strives to give back. She currently serves as Assistant District Governor of the Rotary Clubs of Branson, Branson West, and Hollister, is on the Board of Directors for the Shepherd of the Hills Humane Society, and is the Board Secretary for Jesus Was Homeless.
Devra has qualified for, and has run the Boston Marathon 4 times in the past, and in 2018, ran the New York City Marathon. She also participates yearly in the Bike MS which spans 177 miles over two days, raising funds for Multiple Sclerosis.
Devra is truly passionate about helping people understand their benefits and building strong relationships with her clients.