Founder and Business Consultant
Kimberly A. Eckelbarger, is a business consultant and founder of Tropical Benefits dba Tropical Risk Management, in Trinity, Florida.
She is a co-author of Breaking through the Status Quo, which addresses transparency of costs and financial hedging strategies for managing the healthcare supply chain. Her passion is controlling PBM cost and Hospital pricing to improve EBITDA for her clients.
She is a contributor to Dee Edington’s “Shared Values, Shared Result” book on organizational leadership, covering engaging employees without financial incentives. She was published in Life by Design, not Choice, and has been featured in both Employee Benefit News and Benefits Pro Magazine.