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Meet Our Team

As an LD&B Benefits Administrators client, a team of highly qualified professionals will construct a benefits plan that will work best for you and your employees. We will continue to work with you to adapt your plans and services to your company’s needs as they change because building a long-lasting relationship with our clients is our number one priority.

Sherry Nicholson

Benefits Administrators Manager

Sherry joined LD&B in 2000. She is responsible for the management of the division as well as servicing a group of clients and participants. She enjoys keeping up to date on regulation changes, servicing her customers, and showing them the value of the plans that the division administers. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, and reading.

Stephanie Van Meter

Benefits & Accounting Administrator

Stephanie has been with LD&B since 1994 as a Benefits Administrator.  She has over 34 years of experience in customer service – 14 years in banking and 20 years with LD&B. She enjoys assisting employees by explaining the benefit and how it can help them, and answering their questions. She also handles the accounting for the division.  Stephanie is a lifelong Shenandoah Valley resident.  She enjoys spending time with her husband, reading and her dogs, cats and horses.

Anngela Gibson

Benefits Plan Coordinator/Administrator

Anngela started with LD&B in September of 2011.  Her background is focused on customer service and she enjoys working with people and helping them with their needs. She handles the plan implementation which consists of making sure the clients are in compliance, giving educational meetings all over the state of Virginia and servicing a group of clients and participants.  She currently lives in Harrisonburg, Virginia with her husband and her dog.

Olivia Kohler

Benefits Administrator

Olivia joined the Benefits Administrators team in January 2016. She brings over ten years of customer service experience and enjoys making connections and building relationships with customers. In her free time you may find her enjoying time with family and friends, traveling, or testing out new restaurants.

Trinda Burkhalter

Benefits Administrator

Trinda joined the team in October 2018. She is a graduate of Eastern Mennonite University with a degree in Communication. Trinda has 18 years of customer service experience, first in retail and now in Benefits Administration. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and exploring new places when possible. She always welcomes a good laugh, laughter is the best medicine and good for the soul.

Joan Alder

Benefits Administrator Assistant

Joan has been with LD&B for over 10 years.  She is the claims processor for the team and handles other administrative duties for the team as needed.  Joan enjoys spending time with her family.

Liz Waybill

COBRA Administrator

Liz Waybill joined LD&B in 2014. She graduated from Eastern Mennonite University in 2014 with a BA in Elementary Education. Liz enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking, and gardening.

Sue Tylee

COBRA Administrator II

Sue has been with LD&B since 2003. She enjoys her role as an assistant to the COBRA department. She also assists in other areas of the Benefits Admin team, as needed. Sue has lived in the Shenandoah Valley for the last 30 years and enjoys gardening, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.