Lucia Fan, GBA, CHRS®
Lucia is Senior Consultant and Compliance Officer at The DeChristopher Group
For the past 30 years, Lucia has worked within reputable and fast growth, culture-driven organizations. Her industry experience spans health care and employee benefits consulting, affinity direct marketing, product strategy and branding, quality assurance, and financial services. Her role bears responsibility in working with large employers by providing them with solutions, controls and compliance oversight. Lucia has been able to significantly improve organizations’ bottom line and deliver spot-on ACA and ERISA compliance guidance to many clients. This background coupled with Lucia’s passion for being a client and employee advocate perfectly aligns with The DeChristopher Group’s mission to positively impact the lives of others.
Lucia holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Speech Communication and Business Administration from The University of Maryland. She mains certifications in the Certified Employee Benefit Specialist® (CEBS) and Certified Health Care Reform Specialist (CHRS®) program.
Lucia also publishes Benefits Spotlight, a monthly newsletter which highlights compliance, marketplace developments, and regulatory changes. Born in Hong Kong, Lucia immigrated to the US with her family at a young age. She is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese Chinese. In her spare time, she volunteers as an English instructor, providing free English lessons to refugees and immigrants in the Northern Virginia area. Lucia enjoys cooking and watching cooking channels, abstract painting, interior design and spending time with her family. She is married has four nearly grown boys.