Buckles also joins the Board of Directors.
Prior to joining Invesmart, Buckles headed up the operations and benefits consulting practice at Howard Johnson & Company on joining the group in 1988. He was eventually promoted to President and COO.
Previously, Buckles was employed as a technical sales associate at Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, and was an attorney for Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance?s group pension division.
He began his career at Hardwick & Conrad in Seattle, Washington as an attorney specializing in benefit, securities and employment law.
He holds degrees from the University of Washington, Seattle University and Boston University.