Vice President, Insurance Services
Sally Prather joined Paychex as Vice President of Insurance Services in June 2018. With more than 20 years of experience in the insurance industry, Prather is well positioned to lead and drive the continued growth of the company’s thriving insurance agency. She brings to Paychex a collaborative leadership style, an innovative orientation, and a passion for helping small and mid-sized businesses succeed.
Before joining Paychex, Prather was National Employee Benefits Business Leader for Marsh and McLennan Agency (MMA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh, where she oversaw development of new solutions and services, defined strategy, and led consistent growth of the employee benefits business for over six years. Earlier in her career, Prather was a Principal and the National Advisory and Enterprise Practice Manager for Mercer U.S. Health and Benefits.
Prather is licensed in life, accident, health, and property and casualty insurance, and she is an active member of the Council of Insurance Agents and Brokers. A 15-year member of the Philanthropic Education Organization for women, she previously served on boards for the NYS 4-H Foundation and St. Michael’s Parish/School Finance Committee in Penn Yan. Prather earned a bachelor's degree in human resources from Marietta College and today resides in the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York with her husband, Keith, and their three children: Cassidy, Brennan, and Leah.