Ascension Benefits is a full-service Group Benefits Brokerage & Consulting Firm, driven to create value and deliver on our promises. Simply put, our goal is to exceed client expectations. This is done through our technical capability, our commitment to service, and our continual efforts to source new ways to contain costs and add value.
As founder of Ascension Benefits Inc., Jon has been an expert in the insurance industry since 1995. He is passionate about building long-term relationships with clients, and believes those relationships are one of the most exciting things about working within the industry. In addition, the constant pursuit of improvement on a personal and professional level drives him and his business decisions daily.
Jon is an outgoing and inspirational leader who is highly motivated to go above and beyond in providing the best for his clients. When Jon isn't in the office, you’ll find him spending time with his amazing family, close friends, or in a CrossFit gym.
Jon also sits on the Board of Directors for the Village of Hope Africa, a ministry that provides food, housing and education to African children in need. Jon and his family have been involved with the ministry now for over 7 years.
With an initial career as a military officer in the Canadian Army, Daniel brings a strategic approach to leadership and client care which he encapsulates with the phrase “know your people; promote their welfare”. Moving to the private sector and taking on the roles of Human Resources Director and Director of People and Culture, he understands the challenges companies face not only retaining talent but also driving engagement at the employee level.
As a Certified Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) since 2002 and with over 30 years of demonstrated leadership experience, Daniel can bring both perspective and real-world solutions to our clients. Whether it’s consistency, process or how to approach a difficult situation, Daniel will roll up his sleeves to provide a real-world answer.
As a key member of the team, Rosie brings over 30 years of experience in the Group Insurance Industry. Having worked in multiple areas from rehab consultant to claims manager; senior service representative to account executive, her experience spans Canada from Coast to Coast.
Having joined Ascension in 2018, Rosie’s wealth of knowledge and experience brings unprecedented benefit to our clients while serving as a great partner and mentor for our staff. Her strong relationships with industry companies is a sure guarantee she can get answers.