Career Connections

The success of the College’s Actuarial Science Program first attracted Brad Leer ’16 to The Valley, where he recently graduated as a triple major with math and music degrees as well. Brad is currently working for Mercer in Richmond, Va.

Internships Held by LVC Students

Class of 2019

  • Meghan Cleary - Highmark 
  • Rachel Deadmon - Health Management Associates 
  • Hannah Kramlik - Chubb 
  • Benjamin Smith - Chubb 

Class of 2018

  • Caitlin Armour - PFM, Conduent  
  • Abbey Barnhart - Baltimore Life, The Hartford  
  • Tessa Breon - First Quality (2 years) 
  • Christian Duong - Buck Consultants 
  • Noah Houtz - Highmark 
  • Jacob Ilgenfritz - Berkley Public Entity Managers 
  • Ian McNamara - Buck Consultants 
  • Andrew Meglathery - XL Catlin, Allstate 
  • Carly Rutter - Northwestern Mutual 
  • Savannah Seiple - Highmark 
  • Christine Sheffield - Guardian Life 
  • Stephen Shelly - Aetna 
  • Sara Stewart - Voya 
  • Monica Wasik - New York Life 
  • Samantha Watson - Aetna (two years) 

Class of 2017

  • Benjamin Brashear - United Concordia 
  • Jacob Bruccoliere - United Health 
  • Michael Chajnacki - Willis Towers Weston 
  • Edward Dunnigan - Baltimore Life 
  • Nicholas Ensminger - The Guardian 
  • Matthew Eshbach - Mercer 
  • Dakota Koller - Munich RE 
  • Caitlin Manahan - Cumberland Insurance 
  • Mark Peters - The Guardian 
  • Matthew Schoeller - Voya Financial 
  • Christopher Sproul - Buck Consultants 
  • Emily Thoman - Voya Financial 
  • Chase Yetter - XL Catlin and The Hartford 
  • Katrina Zervanos - Maiden RE and The Hartford 

Class of 2016

  • Megan Berner – Voya Financial and Chubb
  • William Galiano – United Concordia
  • Nicholas Hoover – Highmark
  • Julie Kehs – Aetna
  • Bradley Leer – Mercer
  • Kendall Mehaffey – Cumberland Insurance
  • Spencer Miller – Aetna
  • Christian Nolt – Voya Financial
  • Carter Peters – Voya Financial and AXA
  • Zachary Smith – PFM and Highmark
  • Kimberly Tevis – United Concordia and The Hartford
  • Curtis Washburn – Independence Blue Cross

Class of 2015

  • Ashley Smith – Mercer
  • Christian Doran – Chubb
  • Sarah Black – The Hartford
  • Mark Garraway – United Concordia

Class of 2014

  • Bryttani Craigle –The Hartford
  • Joseph Egger – Voya Financial
  • Aubrey Heilman – The Hartford
  • Ryan Leonard – Towers Watson
  • Emily McHenry – Coventry Health
  • Melanie Modrick – The Hartford
  • Kelsey Moore – Mercer
  • Zachary Snavely – Coventry
  • Sean Fakete – Chubb
  • Jared Shaeffer – United Concordia
  • James Clements – NYCM Insurance

Class of 2013

  • Tyler Eberly – Chubb
  • John Hildebrand – USLI
  • Joseph Krug – NYCM Insurance
  • John Makatche – Mercer
  • Travis Miller – Mercer
  • Rebecca O’Loughlin – Donegal

Class of 2012

  • Chase Ferrario – The Hartford
  • Ryan Grusemeyer – Coventry Health and The Hartford
  • Samantha Horst – ING
  • Michael Nelson – PMA and Coventry Health
  • Michael Nesbitt – ING
  • Eric Woods – Mercer
  • Daniel Zoll – Coventry Health

Class of 2011

  • Allison Bicher – Donegal Mutual Insurance
  • Asher Condit – PMA
  • Laura Heil – Highmark
  • Ryan Ledger – Coventry Health
  • Eric McInturff – Coventry HealthAmerica
  • David Menzies – The Hartford
  • Kevin Stanton – AON
  • Matthew Wischerth – Coventry Health

Class of 2010

  • Ryan Cichy – United Concordia
  • Lauren DuBois – ACE
  • Daniel Dunkelberger – Health America and NY Life
  • Michael Hoyle – Conrad Siegel
  • Robert Humphreys – AXA Equitable
  • Patrick Orndorf – Chubb
  • Eric Ruppert – The Hartford
  • Kate Touhey – Blue Cross
  • Bryan Trone – The Guardian

Class of 2009

  • Laura Allen – Chubb
  • Justin Bartoszek – PMA Insurance
  • Leah Boalich – United Concordia
  • Andrew Levin – ING and Smart Consulting
  • Michelle Mitchell – William Mercer
  • Kevin Smith – The Hartford
  • Zachary Smith – The Guardian and The Hartford
  • David Weaver – United Concordia

Class of 2008

  • Daniel Klibert – Health America

Class of 2007

  • Chad Hollenbach – Northwest Mutual
  • Myles Kitchen – Chubb and The Hartford
  • Alan Newsome – Health America
  • Hannah Plimpton – Health America
  • Jason Shook – Zurich North America

Class of 2006

  • Renee Kitchenman – ING and ACE
  • Andrew Rohrer – Chubb and The Hartford
  • Jessica Serafin – Travelers and The Hartford
  • Jeffrey Slomski – ING

Class of 2005

  • Justin Albert – Chubb and Equitable
  • Laura Erdman – Hartford Life
  • Andrew Greenawalt – Conrad Siegel
  • Jared Grove – Health America
  • Timothy Keister – ING
  • Laura Lagler – ING
  • Jaira McJilton – Hartford Life