Lacy talks with her ERS colleague, Diana Kongevick, Director of Group Benefits. As the person who directly oversees the HealthSelect health plans and other insurance plans, Diana shares the very human impacts of these programs. She also shares valuable insight and lessons from the unexpected loss of a child… not once, but twice. She talks about the unexpected gift she received from her adult daughter after her unexpected death, and how we can prepare this same gift for our families. As someone who has experienced and still experiences profound grief, Diana shares ways she feels support and comfort from others. Knowing that mental health is health, Diana highlights the professional support available to us and our families through our health plan. Finally, with regard to your ERS-administered benefits, she shares simple steps that can help you save money and one that can perhaps save your life.