Keenan Health Management Specialist Danielle Keenan Honored as a Top 100 Health Promotion Professional by Wellness Council of America

danielle_keenanTORRANCE, Calif. – Feb. 10, 2015 – Keenan, the largest privately held insurance brokerage and consulting firm in California, has announced that Health Management Specialist Danielle Keenan has been recognized as a Top 100 Health Promotion Professional by the Wellness Council of America (WELCOA).

The program honors individuals who have made a significant contribution to the development and success of workplace wellness efforts. Judging criteria encompass professional development, demonstrated success, leadership, innovation and compelling vision with selection based on votes from peers and an empirical review by a distinguished judging panel.

“We are very pleased and proud that Danielle has received this prestigious recognition,” said Robin Rager, Director of Health Management for Keenan. “Through her efforts, many of our clients have developed award-winning workplace wellness programs that will have a lasting, positive impact on the health and productivity of their employees, while help to rein in the cost of healthcare for all concerned.”

Keenan joined the Keenan Human Capital department in 2011, serving as Worksite Wellness Coordinator for nearly three years. She then was appointed to the position of Health Management Specialist in the fall of 2013 with responsibility for implementing, managing and evaluating the firm’s KeenanWell worksite wellness health management programs for its healthcare and public agency clients, including the marketing and communication aspects of those programs.

In addition, she helps to manage the Keenan employee wellness program that received a Healthyroads Fit Company Gold Award in 2013 and a Silver Award in 2012.

This year, Keenan achieved the WELCOA Faculty designation when she completed four WELCOA certifications with a focus on improving employee health and containing escalating health care costs. In her spare time, she also helps others achieve a healthy lifestyle as a certified yoga instructor.

KeenanWell strategic health management and wellness consulting capabilities include:

  • Conducting needs assessments
  • Performing audits of an organization’s wellness culture and its current resources
  • Developing program blueprints to guide health management initiatives
  • Determining additional resources needed and helping to acquire them
  • Identifying effective engagement strategies to assure optimal participation
  • Determining effective incentives to boost employee participation
  • Conducting program evaluation by identifying, tracking and assessing appropriate metrics
  • Promoting a wellness culture throughout the organization

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About Keenan
Founded in 1972, Keenan is the 17th largest insurance consulting and brokerage firm in the U.S., and the largest independent broker in California. Keenan is dedicated to providing superior insurance products and services to schools, community colleges, healthcare organizations and municipalities for employee benefits, health benefit management services, workers’ compensation, risk management, and property and liability. With headquarters in Torrance, CA, Keenan has a staff of more than 675 insurance specialists and branch offices in Riverside, San Clemente, Oakland, San Jose, Rancho Cordova, Redwood City, Pleasanton and Eureka. For more information, call 800-654-8102 or 310-212-3344, email or visit