Barry Richter January 16, 2020 2 min read

Jason Lane Promoted to Vice President of Finance

Jason Lane-2Hausmann-Johnson Insurance (HJI) and The Benefit Services Group, Inc. (BSG®) is proud to announce that Jason Lane, CMA, CCIFP, has been promoted to Vice President of Finance. Jason joined the HJI | BSG team in 2018 and brought his extensive finance and accounting experience to his role as Controller. In his new position as Vice President of Finance he will provide leadership and coordination of the accounting operations as well as oversight of all financial analysis, forecasting, reporting and budget preparation.

“I’m honored to be working for such a great company," says Jason, "and am excited for the opportunity to be a strategic partner to the leadership team." 

As a former Marine, Jason is generous with his time supporting causes related to armed services personnel. He has been Treasurer for the local American Legion Post’s building company for the past 10 years, is the Chair of the Sauk County Veterans Service Commission, and is involved in other groups and events in his hometown of Baraboo, WI. 

Please join us in congratulating Jason on his new role!


Barry Richter

Barry joined Hausmann Group in 2010 and was later named President in 2014. During his time as President, the agency has been named on the lists of 10 Best Workplaces in Insurance (2015), 50 Best Workplaces for Giving Back (2016), and Best Small Workplaces (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020) by Fortune. Prior to joining Hausmann Group, Barry gained insurance industry experience as a commercial agent after concluding a long career playing professional hockey. Barry is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Business, and holds a BBA in Marketing. He played hockey for the Badgers during that time, went on to represent Team USA in the 1994 Olympic Games, and played professionally for 15 years. He sits on the American Family Children’s Hospital’s advisory board and is co-chair of the Benefit Advisors Network’s board of directors. Additionally, he and his father run a golf outing each year for Easter Seals and have raised over $1,000,000 for the children at Camp Wawbeek. Barry enjoys fishing, golfing, and going up north with his family. He and his wife Kim have 4 children and reside in Verona, WI.