Health Insurance 101 - workshops for California artists
Health Insurance 101 Workshop @ Armory Center for the Arts
Where: Armory Center for the Arts
145 North Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91103
Speaker: Michael Grodsky, financial planner
About: This workshop provides unbiased information to help you navigate the tangled web of our health insurance options. Topics include:
- Health Insurance terminology
- How to compare plans
- Individual & family plans
- Guaranteed-issue group plans for self-employed
- Association plans for artists & teachers
- How to purchase insurance
- What you need to know about health insurance reform
Handouts courtesy of:
These presentations are a free community service provided by Michael Grodsky with support by the Armory Center for the Arts.
For more information contact Michael Grodsky or visit http://HealthInsuranceForArtists.com
phone: (323) 293-6800
Aquarius Insurance Services
CA insurance license 0F43491
Armory Center for the Arts-community room
145 North Raymond Ave
GeneratePossibility.org & Artist Insurance Services
The mission of Generate Possibility is to create a healing exchange of creative resources among people in need of all aspects of healing, including patients, families, caregivers, health professional and researchers. Our goal is to improve the lives of those in need through the healing arts and sustainable wellness education. Generate Possibility is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
Artist Insurance Services is an independent broker providing education and insurance for California organizations, artists, and business owners. For more information visit www.artist911.com.
About the presenters
Michael Grodsky, AIF®, Certified Insurance Agent, is Principal of Artist Insurance Services. An Accredited Investment Fiduciary, he is also Principal of Aquarius Financial, a California Registered Investment Adviser.
Michael is a board member of Side Street Projects, a non-profit artist-run organization, and is an insurance and financial planning specialist for GYST, an artist-run company providing information and technology solutions for artists. Michael’s health insurance workshops have been hosted by non-profit organizations throughout Los Angeles County. He leads the Health Insurance 101 monthly workshop at the Cancer Support Community-Benjamin Center.
Michael earned a Bachelor's degree in Classical Guitar Performance and a Master’s in Music Theory & Composition from California State University, Fullerton. He likes swimming, noise making with friends, and dancing badgers. Married to artist Mara Lonner, they live in Los Angeles with their dogs Nancy & Henry.
Phone: (323) 293-6800
CA insurance license 0F43491
Mark Shull, CFP®, EA, is founder and Principal of The Wealth Fitness Group, a Registered Investment Adviser and fee-only financial planning firm. As an Enrolled Agent Mark can represent clients in cases before the IRS, and he has earned the designation of Certified Financial Planner.
Mark brings a wealth of experience to his financial planning and tax practice. As a Principal with a Big Five consulting firm serving the financial services and healthcare industries, he gained the critical understanding surrounding the issues clients face day-to-day.
Mark earned an MBA from Claremont Graduate University, and his Bachelor’s degree from Purdue University. He is passionate about educating and coaching others in the fundamentals of managing one’s financial life, from the perspective that life is less about money and more about those with whom you want to spend your time.
Phone: (424) 237-8294
10736 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 652, Culver City, CA 90230