Ming Senior Services announces that Alvera Heeger has joined the insurance group as a licensed sales agent certified for Medicare Health Plans.

Heeger is a lifetime resident of Union. After completing a lengthy career in local retail banking and branch management, she spent the past seven years in the health care industry in Franklin County.

Heeger serves as director emeritus of the East Central College Foundation, is a longtime member of the Union Development Corporation, and currently serves as a board member and secretary of the Franklin County Area United Way.

Ming Senior Services specifically assists seniors with their health insurance needs. Agents are certified with top-rated carriers that are approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) — the branch of government that regulates Medicare plans.

Ming Senior Services is located at 203 E. Main St., No. B, in Union.