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Steve Perrigo

Steve Perrigo, J.D., is Vice President, Sales and Account Management, for Allsup and has over two decades of experience and knowledge of the Social Security Administration (SSA) and its programs. He joined Allsup in August 2010 and helps clients understand their options when coordinating private disability insurance benefits with the Social Security program. He focuses on providing clients with solutions that benefit both their businesses and the individuals they serve. A highly skilled team of Allsup experts assists Mr. Perrigo in developing and implementing customized programs for clients.
Prior to joining Allsup, Steve Perrigo spent 17 years with the SSA in various roles of increasing responsibility, including claims representative, technical expert, operations supervisor and assistant district manager. Mr. Perrigo’s educational background includes a law degree from the Nashville School of Law, where he graduated in the top 10 in his class and was a member of the Harry Phillips American Inn of Court. He received his bachelor’s degree from The State University of New York, graduating magna cum laude and competing in track and cross-country all four years. Mr. Perrigo is active in the Nashville, Tenn., community, where he serves on several boards. He is a former elected member of the Jamestown (N.Y.) Public Schools Board of Education.


Mary Dale Walters

Mary Dale Walters is Senior Vice President of Strategic Communications for Allsup. She joined the company in 2007, following 14 years in the global legal and regulatory information services sector. She focuses on the company’s efforts to ensure advocacy for and access to a continuing quality of life for former workers with disabilities. Her responsibilities include researching and monitoring federal programs, regulations and policies affecting Allsup and its customers. She directs the company’s national communications strategy and engages regularly with federal policy makers on the SSDI and related disability programs. Mary Dale also represents Allsup on the Secure Work Coalition and coordinates support for organizations that provide services and advocacy for those with disabilities.
In addition to government affairs, Mary Dale oversees public relations, brand, marketing, social media and strategic alliances functions for Allsup and its Social Security Disability Insurance , veterans disability appeal and healthcare plan selection services, as well as Allsup Employment Services, a subsidiary.
Mary Dale holds a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from Ball State University. She is an inductee of the Ball State Journalism Hall of Fame and the St. Louis Forum.