Our Team

Justin Scheckner - President and Chief Executive Officer

Justin is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Aries Group Benefits and has been assisting companies across multiple industries with group insurance benefits for the past ten years. Justin has worked in the Financial Services Industry for twenty one years. Justin graduated from Penn State University with a B.S. in Finance with High Distinction. He started his career as a consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He then served as the Head of Fixed Income Analytics at Neuberger Berman and as a Senior Investment Analyst at AllianceBernstein. Before starting Aries Group Benefits, Justin was the Retirement Income Specialist at the Center for Wealth Preservation, a general agency of Massachusetts Mutual Financial Group. 

Allison Scheckner - Chief Wellness Officer

Allison is the Chief Wellness Officer of Aries Group Benefits. Allison graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Syracuse University and received a Masters Degree in Nutrition Science from New York University. For the past seventeen years she has counseled clients one-on-one and through social media. Allison has taught classes on proper dietary modification and management of various diagnoses, including but not limited to, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, gastrointestinal disorders, obesity, and pre and post bariatric surgery. During the past two years, she served as an online health and fitness coach and provided nutrition and fitness counseling, meal planning, support, accountability, and motivation to clients nationwide.

Alan Zemsky - Director of Medicare Supplement and Prescription Drug Part D Plans

Alan is the Director of Medicare Supplement and Prescription Drug Part D Plans at Aries Group Benefits and has been assisting individuals with health insurance solutions for the past five years. Alan received his Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from The University of Miami and his Masters degree in Human Resources from Loyola University of Chicago. Before providing individuals with health insurance solutions, he spent over twenty years as a Human Resources Director managing a family-oriented, neighborhood retail business.

Bern Philipp - Director of Supplemental Benefits

Bern is the Director of Supplemental Benefits at Aries Group Benefits and has been assisting companies with benefit solutions for the past four and a half years. He specializes in helping business owners find solutions to employee benefit challenges that help increase efficiency and lower expenses. Bern represents Colonial Life, who has been working since 1939 to protect what America's workers have worked so hard to build. He is passionate about offering voluntary benefits, enrollment solutions, and financial literacy to all of his clients.