Michael J. Cutlip


Employee Benefits Specialist

Mike is an energetic, forward thinking leader in health plan design and management. Able to help senior management cut through to the heart of what drives the cost of their health plan and help them develop programs designed to manage those costs in a way that is win-win-win for the client, their employees and the insurance carrier/administrator. Mike builds trust with client employees, union leadership and human resources. He prides himself on his availability to client employees to assist them in finding solutions and on making life easier for human resource professionals. A graduate of Michigan State University with a degree in Finance and an emphasis in mathematics, Mike is also a member of the Society of Certified Employee Benefits Specialists. He enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters, coaching, water skiing, cross country skiing and MSU sports.



We have relied on Advantage Benefits Group for support of our employees healthcare plans for quite some time. They have been extremely helpful in providing expert plan design guidance and assisting in all aspects of the vendor selection and negotiation processes. They continue to support us on an ongoing basis by providing periodic analyses of our plan performance and keeping us informed on the latest benefit trends.

John Gorgenson
Jackson National Life