Headquartered just northeast of Atlanta, GA, North American Senior Benefits (NASB) is an affiliate of one of the oldest and most respected insurance brokerage agencies in the country, The Milner Agency.
While as a whole, we offer a wide range of products and services in the financial market, NASB was created to focus strictly on providing senior-based insurance solutions. Our purpose is to serve as a trusted adviser throughout the lifetime of our clients.
We are dedicated to cultivating valued relationships and providing superior sales expertise with integrity - backed by six generations of experience.
North American Senior Benefits (NASB) founded by Chad Milner, Craig Harvey, and Whit Ferguson.
NASB National Convention: Super Bowl of Sales in Buford, GA.
Jordan Smith and Chris Isbell reach partner level.
NASB National Convention: Amplify in Atlanta, GA.
NASB National Convention: Imagine in Atlanta, GA.
NASB moves into its own fully-staffed home office.
NASB opens its own mail house.
NASB National Convention: Believe in Atlanta, GA.
Partner Trip - Little Torch Key, Florida
NASB National Convention: Love Songs in Atlanta, GA.
Partner Trip - Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Evan Proach reaches partner level.
RVP and Top Managers’ Lakehouse Trip – Nantahala Lake, NC
RVP and Top Managers’ Cuscowilla Golf Trip – Golf Club at Cuscowilla, Eatonton, GA
NASB National Convention: Freedom in Atlanta, GA.
Keith Thomason reaches partner level.
Partner Trip - Kiawah Island, SC
Chris Canrobert reaches partner level.
RVP and Top Managers’ Golf Trip – Cancun, Mexico
NASB National Convention: Heroes in Concord, NC.
NASB Professionals are dedicated to cultivating relationships and providing superior sales expertise with integrity, backed by six generations of industry experience.
Meet the team that has shaped what NASB has become and where it's going.
Chad Milner is a Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer/President of North American Senior Benefits (NASB). He represents the sixth generation of his family in the insurance business.
Chad began his career at The Milner Agency in 2002. Under his leadership, the Annuity Department grew from $10 million in sales in 2001 to over $260 million in sales in 2011. He continues to serve as a Vice-President of The Milner Agency and oversees the Annuity Department. In 2010, he formed a marketing team, The Mutual Alliance, within The Milner Agency focused on serving the Annuity, LTC and Life Insurance needs of the bank, institutional, and career insurance channels.
Actively involved in the insurance industry, Chad has served as the 2010-2011 President of TYGERS, a national organization of second and third-generation brokerage general agents, and serves on various committees within the National Association of Independent Life Brokerage Agencies (NAILBA) as well as being a member of the prestigious Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT). In 2011 and 2012 he was recognized by NAIFA-Atlanta as one of the Top Advisors Under 40 and holds the following designations: Certified Annuity Advisor, and Certified Annuity Specialist.
Chad attended Georgia College & State University and is currently working towards his master’s degree in financial services through the Institute of Business and Finance.
Born in Atlanta, GA, Chad grew up and now resides in Athens, GA. He is married to Wendi, with whom he has two sons, Luke and Seixas “Sage” Milner IV. He is an active member of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in Athens, as well as Athens Country Club, Frederica Golf Club, and the Golf Club of Cuscowilla. In his spare time Chad enjoys golf, aviation, diving/spear fishing, and hunting.
Craig Harvey is a Co-Founder and Partner of North American Senior Benefits (NASB).
Prior to forming NASB in 2011, Craig worked as an agent and trainer with another agency where he was awarded numerous accolades for his achievements. Under Craig’s direction, NASB’s sales force has become one of the fastest growing senior benefits agencies in the country. In developing a reputation as a catalyst for rapid success with his effective and innovative techniques, he has become a sought after advisor to carriers in the industry looking to increase sales in Final Expense.
Craig graduated from Middle Georgia College with a degree in Marketing and was a four year starter at quarterback on the school’s football team.
Craig currently resides in Lawrenceville, GA. He is married to Lenae and they have two children, Caden and Eden. When not working or spending time with his family, he enjoys golf, travel, and cooking/grilling.
Since beginning with NASB at its inception, Chris was named NASB’s 2012 RVP of the year and has been instrumental in creating innovative systems and processes to enhance the company’s ability to provide the most competitive platform in the final expense arena today. He was named Partner in October of 2013.
Chris began his early career in real estate as a Developer and Investor, holding over $10M in property/assets. Chris brings not only extensive business knowledge, but valuable lessons learned in creating and building a sustainable business from his past experiences that he is able pass along to his team members.
As a natural leader he has served in various roles throughout his career as the Past President of Millbrook Chamber of Commerce as well as being a former board member of the Elmore County Economic Development Authority. Chris has also been featured in radio and print on business topics as a columnist for the Millbrook Independent, radio host of the weekly show “Business Sense” for WACV 1170 in Montgomery, AL and as the author of Don’t Drive, Be Driven.
Active in his community, Chris serves as a Sunday School teacher and volunteer for children and adults at the First Baptist Church of Gulf Shores.
He has been married to his wife, Trudie, for 22 years with whom he has three children, Emily, Corey and Elijah. In his spare time he enjoys reading, the beach and spending time with his family.
Keith Thomason is a graduate of Oral Roberts University and Duke Divinity School. He holds degrees in Business, Psychology and a Masters of Divinity. During his eclectic professional ministry career as long range planner, successful church planter and pastor, he received numerous citations for exemplary service including the coveted circuit rider award. Upon leaving full time ministry, he acquired his contractors license and launched a multi-state residential/commercial swimming pool construction company and real estate business. In 2010 he earned his insurance license and worked as a captive agent prior to joining the NASB in 2013. In route to developing a successful agency, he was recognized as RVP of the year two consecutive years prior to earning partnership in 2017.
He and his wife, Greta, live in Wilson, NC and are the proud parents of six wonderful children, Ashton, Heather, Bryant, Cole, Lauren and Luke. And Grandparents to three angels, Graycn Fayth, Rielyn Elise and Michael Maddox.
When not building his agency he enjoys time with family, golf and travel. His passion remains developing entrepreneurial leaders with spiritual awareness.
Evan Proach joined North American Senior Benefits in 2013, new to the insurance industry. Following the NASB model, Evan was awarded Agent of the Year in his first year and with his continued hard work and motivation, he reached partner level in 2017.
Evan graduated from Ohio University, where he studied business. Prior to selling insurance with NASB, Evan’s only job was working at his family’s landscaping business, which he attributes to learning the importance and value of consistent hard work. Evan enjoys the team culture we have here and the lifelong relationships that he continues to build. He attests his success in the industry to the ability to learn from our network of successful agents and following the NASB system.
Evan was born, raised and currently lives in Ohio. He loves sports, traveling, outdoor activities, spending time with family and his dogs.
The Milner Agency and their affiliates are held in the highest regard by insurance carriers in the industry, which is evidenced by the fact that members of their organization have served on Agency Advisory Councils for many of the companies they represent.