About don heilman

Don heilman

Area Senior Vice President, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.


Don joined Gallagher Benefit Services, Inc. as an Area Vice President in 2002. He has over 30 years of experience in the benefits industry, having served both as a benefits manager and as a consultant.Don has extensive experience in the design, financing and implementation of comprehensive health and welfare benefits programs. In particular, he has significant experience and expertise in self-funding, integrated population health management and paid time off/disability design.

Don obtained his undergraduate degree in mathematics, and has completed graduate work in statistics. He is affiliated with a number of human resources associations, and is a frequent speaker on benefits related topics.  Among organizations for which Don has spoken:

  • International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans
  • Colorado Chapter of Certified Employee Benefits Specialists
  • Mountain States Employers Council
  • Colorado Society for Human Resource Management
  • College and University Professional Association for Human Resources
  • International Personnel Management Association