Allen R. Jackson – President
With a career spanning more than 20 years in the health care industry, Allen offers a broad dimension of employee benefits expertise to his clients and peers. He joined USI Connecticut in 1993, and was previously associated with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Connecticut.
Allen is a key member of the agency’s Employee Benefits Team and manages more than $200 million in employee benefits for his clients. He was recognized for his professional success and community involvement by The New Haven Business Times with their “40 Under 40” award and also in “Who’s Who” in Executives and Professionals.
Past Chair of The Quinnipiac Chamber of Commerce, Allen has sat on the Advisory Boards of Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, ConnectiCare, United Health care/ Oxford and CBIA. He was Senior Co-Chair of Connecticut Benefits Broker CBB), and is a member of The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers. Allen also serves as Immediate Past President of the Walter Camp Football Foundation.
Steven Levin, MD – Medical Director
Dr. Levin graduated with a degree in molecular genetics from the University of Pennsylvania in 1986. He received his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 1990. He then completed his residency in anesthesiology and fellowship in Pain Management before joining the faculty of the University of Pittsburgh in 1995.
In 1997 Dr. Levin was recruited to the Yale University School of Medicine. In 1998 he assumed the directorship of the Yale Pain Management Fellowship. Since coming to Connecticut, Dr. Levin has remained committed on all levels to making quality pain management services available to patients. He has served as a co-chair of the American Cancer Society’s Connecticut Cancer Pain Initiative, a pain management consultant to the Connecticut Hospice and has been an active advocate in support of state legislation giving more patients access to pain management services. Dr. Levin has published numerous articles and lectures frequently throughout the country on the management of chronic, cancer, and acute pain. He has also conducted research on clinical pain management and novel analgesic agents. Dr. Levin brings his remarkable breadth of clinical pain management experience to the Advance Diagnostic Pain Management Treatment Center team.
Frank Duzy – Chief Financial Officer
Frank held the position of Chief Financial Officer for Blue Cross/Blue Shield from 1980 until 1998. He was also a member of the Board of Directors for BC/BS of Vermont from 1996 until 2011. Mr. Duzy was the past Chairman of the Board for Community Health Care Plan (CHCP) of New Haven until 1990 when they sold it to Yale. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors for the Bank of Fairfield.