Hi, I'm Mike Hodges. Welcome!
Mike Hodges's Bio:
Mike Hodges is a business consultant and personal development coach. He owns Change and Prosper, located in Pensacola, Florida.
Mike specializes in helping both businesses and individuals become the best version of themselves by effectively managing change in an increasingly complex world.
He combines the techniques, tools and programs developed by industry leaders with his own curriculum to help individuals and teams take their performance to previously unimaginable levels.
He helps people understand how and why they do the things that they do: How they process information, think, make decisions, and engage in habitual behavior.
Mike helps people translate their knowledge and skill sets into consistent, productive habits.
Change and Prosper provides several different services that are designed for each customer's unique needs. Our services include public speaking, training seminars, individual and group coaching, and self-guided training programs for individual use.
Our training is available online, or in person.
Mike Hodges's Experience:
Office Manager at Torres-Hodges DPM, P.A.October 2002 - March 2016 | Pensacola, FL
- administered policies for private medical practice - responsible for reviewing insurance companies and monitored compliance and contractual requirements - managed/tracked accounts receivables, responsible for electronic submission of claims, appealed claims denials and oversaw patient accounts - monitored compliance of office finance policies
Insurance Agent at Affiliated InsuranceOctober 2001 - May 2010 | Pensacola, FL
- had appointments with various insurance companies, including Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida - was responsible for direct sale of insurance products to individuals and groups in business community - conducted needs assessments and provided advice to clients on how to lower economic risk through the purchase of insurance products
Health Benefits Program Analyst at United States Office of Personnel ManagmentOctober 1997 - May 2000 | Washington, D.C.
- coordinated staff activities necessary to administer the Office of Personnel Management's (OPM) health insurance program - Federal Employee Health Benefits (FEHB) Program - served as OPM-OIP (Office of Insurance Programs) representative to federal agencies - Department of Defense, Department of Interior, Department of Treasury, United States Postal Service, etc. - conducted FEHB insurance training for industry personnel and inter-agency workgroups - developed PLAIN LANGUAGE GUIDE - OIP's policy manual for producing written correspondence - taught PUT IT IN WRITING course to staff members - served as Information Technology Representative
Health Benefits Contracts Specialist at United States Office of Personnel ManagementSeptember 1986 - September 1997 | Washington, D.C.
- negotiated benefits and administred health insurance contracts on behalf of the federal government - broad-based knowledge on all aspect of health insurance programs (Fee-for-Service and Health Maintenance Organizations) including underwriting, contract administration and disputed claims settlements
Mike Hodges's Education:
Florida State University2008 – 2011M.S. ManagementConcentration: Insurance and Risk Management
Frostburg State University1983 – 1985B.S. Business Administration
Prince Georges Community College1981 – 1983A.A. General Studies
Bowie High School
Mike Hodges's Interests & Activities:
Entrepreneurship, Sports, History, Psychology, Personal Development, Economics