Meet Our Leadership Team


Professional colleagues for 7 years, Graham and Suzi share a common vision and passion to deliver a complete consulting experience to their customers.

Partnering with Canadian businesses since 2008, Northern Star Benefit Consultants began with a mission to serve our clients as an extension to their HR, and finance leadership team.

Our consulting approach is rooted in our experience: an unparalleled combination of client consulting, benefits administration, group underwriting and data analytics expertise. Trusted partnerships with associated HR consultants, third party administrators, and employment lawyers rounds out our practice, ensuring our clients a top-tier consulting experience, to realize competitive advantage, business risk protection, and optimized people programs.

Graham Danford

CEO & President

Personal Insurance Consultant

Benefits Consultant



Suzi Beckett

Chief Operating Officer

Benefits Consultant




Our partnership with you


deliver on our commitments: We advocate on your behalf, negotiating the best terms, conditions, and options aligned to your business priorities and needs.

are forthcoming: Our annual service agreement spells out our commitments, pricing, and services so you know what to expect and the value we deliver. Partnership with a wide array of insurance partners ensures impartiality.

are experienced: a collective 45 years of industry and client consulting experience, specializing in benefits consulting, group RRSP, personal insurance, and business insurance solutions. We help you mitigate risk and capitalize on your benefit program investments. 

cater to Canadian and B.C. businesses: We dedicate our practice to Canadian businesses. We understand the current and emerging trends, and economic environment and standards of BC. While meetings with clients have us enjoying all of British Columbia, we call the Fraser Valley, and South Delta, home.

empower healthy workplaces: We invest in the communities in which we work and live, supporting organizations committed to empowering workplace health. Northern Star Benefit Consultants Ltd. is a proud partner of CPHR British Columbia & Yukon* and we volunteer our skills and time to Dress for Success*. 

*CPHR British Columbia & Yukon - Details available through our Partners webpage

* Dress for Success Vancouver -


Contact Us


  • LinkedIn - Grey Circle