Prior to joining R&G’s NEW Employee Benefits Division, Dustin Plantholt was the CEO of an Employee Benefits Consulting Practice called Plantholt Advisory Group. Before that, he spent 11 years as the Vice President of Employee Benefits at PSA Insurance & Financial Services, one of the 100 leading benefits consulting firms in the US. Dustin has also served as Chief Sales & Marketing Officer at Evergreen Health and was also appointed to the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange Producer Advisory Committee and the CareFirst BCBS Broker Council. His current Non-Profit Boards seats include The March of Dimes, Lutheran Immigration & Refugee Services and Casa de Amparo (Shelter for Abused & Neglected Children).
Dustin is a husband, as well as a father to a 9 year old boy & 7 year old girl. In his free time, Dustin’s inspirational “Life’s Tough” syndicated podcast explores personal stories of strength and perseverance and is now listened in over 75 countries around the world! Along with Dustin, guests and listeners share their real and vulnerable life stories of overcoming unique challenges and struggles to inspire and motivate each other towards personal fortitude, healing, growth and empowerment.
Past guests include only inspiring people such as: boxing’s Evander Holyfield; Priceline.com Co-Founder Michael Loeb; bodybuilding legend Lou Ferrigno; recording artist John Tesh; cryptocurrency trailblazer Roger Ver; renowned music producer Rudy Perez; Jerry Springer; Mary Wilson from the Supremes; military legend Colonel ‘Godfather’ Ferrando; WatchMojo Founder Ashkan Karbasfrooshan; celebrity chef Lidia Bastianich; Recording Artist Wyclef Jean; legendary venture capitalist Tim Draper; author Orson Scott Card; March of Dimes CEO Stacey Stewart.
It takes less than a minute!