Mark Brownstein, CSA®

Director of Medicare & Risk Management

Mark Brownstein is the Director of Medicare for Emerald Medicare. As a “trusted” advisor for decades, Mark specializes in Medicare protection. He a fully licensed Medicare professional servicing 20 states. Mark is a 3-time President of his local Financial Planners Association (FPA) and received industry recognition as a highly energetic leader who is both committed to the highest fiduciary standards and to service quality. He is a passionate, independent, and dedicated provider of comprehensive and competitive Medicare solutions. As an advisor, Mark has built his career based on objective education to assist in implementing Medicare solutions to meet clients’ changing needs.  Mark hosts 2 local monthly radio shows focusing on senior related topics. Mark has extensive experience working with individuals, veterans, medical offices and tax and financial professionals to implement Medicare solutions to meet clients’ changing needs.  Mark has provided Medicare solutions for over 1,500 clients and conducted educational workshops for over 3,000 clients and trusted advisors.  Mark is also a CSA (Certified Senior Advisor). As an elder advocate, he helps improve many facets of senior’s and their adult children’s lives by delivering practical strategies and solutions to help them better deal with the challenges of eldercare.

It has been a joy to build this Medicare business along with my team at Emerald where we have fun, work hard and support each other which allows for me to do what I do best. I care that my clients understand their decision and can reach out to my office as they need to know more to make informed decisions. I enjoy the teaching, I enjoying hearing my clients stories, both the good and the struggles. I am a passionate listener and a compassionate soul, always learning and considering what is in their best interests.

Personal Background

Mark stays involved in local community activities and is an active board member on various local organizations including Chamber, Rotary and Rivertown Film. He conducts many area Medicare workshops and public speaking events for the communities he serves providing unbiased information and resources to the attendees and their families. He enjoys playing tennis, swimming, and cycling, films and music and spending time with friends and family. Mark was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, worked and traveled out West for 12 years and has been back East for 32 years. He is a graduate of SUNY Binghamton School of Management. Mark lives in Nyack, NY.