Stephanie McBride of Rockport has joined Allen Insurance and Financial as an account manager in the company's voluntary benefits division.

McBride, a native of Washington and graduate of Bastyr University in Kenmore, Wash., has more than 15 years of experience in business ownership and management, sales and human resources.

Based in Allen Insurance and Financial's offices at 31 Chestnut St. in Camden, McBride works with groups and individuals to provide their voluntary benefits (life, disability, dental and vision), international health insurance and travel insurance needs.

Allen Insurance and Financial is an employee-owned insurance, employee benefits, and financial services company with offices in Rockland, Camden, Belfast and Southwest Harbor.