About us

Russ Blakely & Associates is an independently owned advisory firm, we are able to approach each employer objectively and customize the approach we recommend regardless of product, carrier or tool. RBA uses a strategic-focused, collaborative approach with each employer to determine your needs and the best fit of products, tools and services. 


At RBA, we take an all-encompassing approach to your benefits strategy. When we build a benefits strategy we look for the opportunities and efficiencies among our three areas of focus-employee benefits, population health, retirement services and develop a sound strategy that has a positive effect on your bottom line and on the health and financial well-being of your employees.

Our Team

Each member of our team brings a unique view point and level of experience to our firm.



Chattanooga Office

246 E. 11th Street Suite 302

Chattanooga, TN 37402


Business Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Knoxville Office

4823 Old Kingston Pike, Suite 300

Knoxville, TN 37919


Business Hours

Monday - Friday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Saturday & Sunday: Closed

246 E. 11th Street, Suite 302, Chattanooga, TN 37402

4823 Old Kingston Pike, Suite 300, Knoxville, TN 37919