About CLS Partners
Improving the health and productivity of employees and their families while delivering a positive impact to your bottom line—it is a vision borne from experience in strategic employee benefit consulting and the realization that the time for innovation is now.
Together Clint Scott and Trey Halbert have assembled a highly professional team with the knowledge and expertise required to serve sophisticated employers around the globe.
As a principal of CLS Partners, Clint brings more than 15 years of leadership creating strategic and tactical employee benefits plans for public and privately-held national and international firms in a variety of industry segments.
Prior to founding CLS Partners, Clint worked for 10 years at what is now Arthur J. Gallagher (NYSE: AJG)—one of the world's largest brokerage firms. While at Arthur J. Gallagher, Clint was a Top 20 Advisor serving clients such as Golfsmith; The University of Texas Investment Management Company (UTIMCO), the first external investment corporation formed by a public university system; and WayPort, Inc., now AT&T Wi-Fi Services.
Clint sits on the boards for multiple nonprofits and business associations, including the Central Texas Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth. Clint holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of North Texas.
Since 1994, Trey has assisted businesses with all aspects of their employee benefits programs. While at BlueCross BlueShield of Texas and Great-West Healthcare (now CIGNA) he represented companies including Levi Strauss, Fossil and Cox Communications. As director of sales for Principal Financial Group, he managed benefits for Kellogg Brown & Root, Halliburton, and American Achievement Corporation.
Previously Trey created, implemented and maintained programs for The University of Texas System, multiple Texas municipalities and the San Antonio Spurs among others. Just prior to joining CLS Partners, Trey was Senior Vice President of Employee Benefits at MHBT.
Trey currently serves on the board of governors for LifeWorks, an organization dedicated to helping at-risk youths and families. In 2009 Trey received an Austin Under 40 award for service to his industry and community.