Our Team – GrowthPort Partners, Inc.

Our Team


P. Anthony Burnham

P. Anthony (Tony) Burnham, Esq. brings to GrowthPort Partners and its valued clients over four decades of solid preventive and traditional labor and employment law, litigation, senior corporate human resources…

Leslie Gray
Leslie Gray brings to GrowthPort Partners over 30 years of diverse experience in senior corporate human resources management and consulting, organizational development, employee…


Team Leaders

Kimberly Parry

Senior Human Resources Consultant

Merrilea East

Senior Human Resources and Compensation Consultant

Linda Johnson

Senior Human Resources Consultant

Camila Estefan

Senior Project Manager/Lead Benefits Administrator

George Grady

Senior Translator

Erica Feest

Certified Employee Benefits Specialist

Amy Ransons

Human Resources Generalist/Firm Administrator

Dana Kekuna

Talent Acquisition Consultant

Karri Urode-Abe

Senior Human Resources Consultant

Maria Tognoli

Senior Employee Benefits Consultant

Kim Freeman

Senior Human Resources Consultant

Stephanie Schumacher

Senior Human Resources Consultant

Benefits Administration Team

Human Resources Generalist Team

Risk Management Team

Alliance Partners

Rob Welbourn
Robert Welbourn is a Producer and Customer Service professional from Orange County, California. Robert specializes in the negotiation, placement and account stewardship of insurance and risk management programs for construction and manufacturing/wholesale companies. He always puts the needs and interest of his clients first, which is the reason for his history of success.

Clark Hyman
Clark Hyman has over 30 years in the Benefits Consulting industry and has been partnering with GrowthPort Partners for 15 of those years. Clark’s expertise lends great support to the benefits team by upholding the same high standards of client service through plan design assessment, proposal preparation, corporate and employee education and administration of all types of employee benefits for groups large and small as well as Medicare plans. Clark graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a major in philosophy and a minor in classics.