Hilary joined PayneWest in 2016 as a benefit planning sales executive. Hilary was born and raised in Prosser, Washington, and received her undergraduate degree from Northwest Nazarene University and master’s from Idaho State University. She excelled as a four-year collegiate soccer student-athlete while serving on the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) National SAAC Committee. In 2010, Hilary left Boise State University Athletics to pursue a career in recruiting and human resources. She joined Northwestern Mutual and played an integral part in recruiting, development, human resources management, executive coaching and employee retention. She received the National Achievement and Growth Award from Northwestern Mutual in 2012, 2013 and 2014. Hilary is continuing her passion in needs-based employee benefit planning, ultimately ensuring employer return on investment through employee value, recruitment, compliance and retention strategies.