Darrel Sumner

Darrel Sumner

President, SFP Benefits


Darrel Sumner brings 26 years of experience in consulting with Employer Groups on Design, Funding, Analysis, Enrollment/Communication and Administration of Employee Health and Welfare Benefit plans and related Employer Services, including HR and Benefit Administration, Affordable Care Act and Legislative Compliance and Payroll Solutions.

Before joining Strategic Financial Partners in 1999, Darrel enjoyed a successful career as a Senior Group Sales Representative with a leading Group Insurance carrier. He has served on field advisory committees for a number of national and international life, health and disability insurance companies. Darrel obtained Bachelor of Arts degree graduating Magna Cum Laude from The University of Memphis in 1993 as a scholarship varsity student-athlete on The U of M Tiger baseball team 1991-1993.

Patrick Wayne

Patrick Wayne

Benefits Account Executive


Patrick serves as our Account Executive, focusing on personalizing the employer benefit experience, ensuring you get the most from your group health and health related benefits.  Patrick will work with you on the day to day servicing of your plan, your plan renewal, and help to enhance employee education.

Patrick has over 20 years’ experience with client and customer relations.  Prior to joining the SFP Benefits Team he worked for MassMutual as an Account Manager.  He graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance. 

Mitch Klunder

Mitch Klunder, MEd

Benefits Marketing Specialist