Luke Bliss joined MarshBerry in 2016 as a Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist, and in 2018 was promoted to the role of Talent Acquisition Manager. From 2016-2019, Luke focused primarily on managing direct hire search relationships with brokerage principals and overseeing a team of recruiters at MarshBerry. Luke and his team made significant contributions to the Talent Acquisition division during that time period, helping the group achieve back-to-back record years of direct hire placements in 2017 and 2018. Luke is a thought leader in insurance industry recruiting. He has written articles and given presentations to industry groups on how to evolve their talent acquisition strategies.
In 2020, Luke was promoted to the role of Consultant. He is primarily focused on building relationships with firm owners across the United States. Other responsibilities include leading and contributing to various projects including talent acquisition, sales coaching and strategic planning. Luke is also a facilitator within MarshBerry’s executive peer exchange network, Connect, where he helps to advise insurance firm owners on how best to achieve their long-term goals.
Luke has a bachelor’s degree in both Economics and Political Science and graduated with honor from Michigan State University. During his undergrad he was named an inaugural member of the Econ Scholars program, designating him as one of the top 14 students in his year. He also worked as an undergraduate teaching assistant for Professor Charles Ballard, a leading Michigan economist.