Richard H. Harris is Finance and Compliance Officer for the Denver Employees Retirement Plan. Before that, he had full operational responsibility for pension finance, including OPEB, pension investment management, and all pension and OPEB accounting matters for the Coors Brewing Company. During his 18 years at Coors, he was also a trustee on the board of the Coors Brewers Limited Pension Plan.

Harris is a member of the GFOA’s Committee on Retirement and Benefits Administration and has made several presentations at GFOA conferences and training sessions. He has an MS in management from the University of Colorado at Denver and a BBA from Temple University.