Dana Marie Bonanno
Dana is the newest member of MABS, completing the team as Director of Employer Benefits. She has extensive experience and knowledge in group insurance and has been in the industry for over 15 years. She began with insurance on the carrier side working part time evenings as a Claims Processor and Quality Control Supervisor with Horizon BCBS of NJ. When her children were of school age, she redirected her career to the Broker division as a full time Account Consultant for Commerce Banc Insurance Services.
Most recently, Dana was the Senior Account Consultant & Operating Administrator for the employee benefits department of Brown & Brown Insurance, managing mid to large size employer benefit programs. She prides herself on being a highly organized professional with excellent communication and relationship skills. Her aim is to provide exemplary leadership, education and resources.
Dana hails from Northern New Jersey but relocated as a teen with her family to the Shore where she still resides, now with her husband Jim, daughter Nicole Sandra and son Giovanni Sebastian. In her spare time, she enjoys the beach, cycling, and spending time with family & friends. She contends that her greatest accomplishments are the commitment, loyalty and success of her children. For them, she holds the most pride and admiration.
An avid country music fan, while she is proud to be a city girl & vows to never live far from the ocean, she can’t deny she is meant for the country side.