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About Us

Craig Paulson established Altura Benefits in August of 2005. Altura Benefits focuses on Employee Benefits solutions, Personal Insurance consulting, Medicare plans and Financial Services advice. The firm’s purpose is to help our clients find protection against future uncertainties. Our unique combination of competitively priced options, objectivity, and personalized service continues to make us a firm of choice.

Our Keys to Success

  • Lasting Relationships Built on Trust
  • Dedication to Quality and Reliable Service
  • Growth from Client Referrals
  • Client Advocacy

Our Core Values

Each team member that works directly with clients is required to maintain an insurance license. The Altura Benefits team members are our greatest strength. Our team develops client loyalty because of our widespread experience, commitment to client needs, and industry knowledge.

The majority of Altura Benefits employees are members of the Utah Association of Health Underwriters-Utah’s Benefits Specialists (UAHU) and the National Association of Health Underwriters-America’s Benefits Specialists (NAHU). Craig Paulson is a past-president of UAHU which is a state chapter of NAHU. NAHU represents more than 100,000 licensed health insurance agents, brokers, general agents, consultants and benefit professionals through more than 200 chapters across America. NAHU members service the health insurance needs of large and small employers as well as people seeking individual health insurance coverage. One of NAHU's primary goals is to do everything it can to promote access to affordable health insurance coverage (  Altura Benefits is also a multi-year NAHU Leading Producers Round Table qualifier.*

Craig Paulson has also been a member of the Society for Human Resources (SHRM) since April 2003. Founded in 1948, SHRM is the world’s largest HR membership organization devoted to human resource management. Representing more than 275,000 members in over 160 countries, the Society is the leading provider of resources to serve the needs of HR professionals and advance the professional practice of human resource management. SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States and subsidiary offices in China, India and United Arab Emirates (

*The Leading Producers Round Table recognizes NAHU members who meet a designated number of insurance policy sales per year with certain insurance products receiving a heavier weighting than others.