Alec Stannard has joined Gallagher Benefit Services Inc., located in Boise, as a benefits consultant. He will contribute to new sales growth and expansion in the local market for Gallagher. He comes to Gallagher from the banking industry where his primary focus was portfolio management, and was responsible for managing client relationships and growing a book of business. He grew up in Moscow and received his degree in economics from Gonzaga University. Currently, he is working on his Masters of Healthcare Administration from Idaho State University.