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Ray Korson

Ray Korson

Principal | Practice Leader, Employee Benefits Phone : 574-245-3550 Fax : 574-236-6399 Email :

Professional Experience

Ray serves as Practice Leader for Employee Benefits at Gibson. Ray is tasked with leading strategy and operational excellence for Gibson’s employee benefits practice to deliver an unparalleled Gibson Client Experience. As an experienced navigator of the Gibson Protection System (GPS), Ray is focused on helping business leaders maximize their return on human capital by designing customized strategies to optimize their investments in employee benefits, employee engagement, culture, and total organizational health.

Prior to joining Gibson in 2014, Ray worked as a Business Sales and Service Consultant at Frontier Communications Corporation. He was responsible for client advocacy and relationship management. Ray continued his education at the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, earning his Master’s degree in May 2014.


  • Group Benefits Associate (GBA)
  • Compensation Management Specialist (CMS)
  • Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS)
  • Health Rosetta Certified Benefits Advisor


  • 2014 Mendoza College of Business John. R. Malone Academic Achievement Award
  • Member of Beta Gamma Sigma, business academic honors society

Community Involvement

  • South Bend/Mishawaka Leadership Class 45 
  • Volunteer, ND Impact Partners
  • Volunteer, South Bend Center for the Homeless

Specialty Areas:

  • Employee Benefits
  • Strategic Planning
  • Cost Containment
  • Employee Engagement
  • Financial Projections
  • Strategic Pricing


University of Notre Dame | Magna Cum Laude Master of Science in Business

University of Notre Dame | Bachelor of Arts in English, Minor in Philosophy and Literature, with emphasis on Advanced Mathematics