Rocky Joyner

Vice President and Actuary
Segal Consulting


Mr. Joyner is a Vice President and Actuary in Segal’s Atlanta office. He has over 35 years of actuarial consulting experience with all types of pension plans. Previous positions with the company include Actuarial Assistant, Actuary, and Vice President. Mr. Joyner currently serves as a senior actuarial consultant to some of Segal’s largest governmental clients in the Southeast.

Mr. Joyner is the consulting actuary for many city and county government clients, including the City of Birmingham, the City of Atlanta, Memphis Light, Gas & Water Division, Fort Worth ERS, San Antonio Fire and Police Retirement System, Chattanooga Fire and Police, and DeKalb County, Georgia. For the last five years, he has served as the consulting actuary for the Georgia Municipal Employees’ Benefit System as well, which covers employees in nearly 300 municipalities across the state of Georgia.

Education/Professional Designations

Mr. Joyner is a cum laude graduate of Washington and Lee University (Lexington, VA), where he earned a BS in Mathematics and Physics-Engineering. He has also completed graduate work in Actuarial Science at Georgia State University. Mr. Joyner is an Associate of the Society of Actuaries, a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries, a Fellow in the Conference of Consulting Actuaries and an Enrolled Actuary.

Published Works and Speeches

Mr. Joyner has been a conference speaker on public sector funding issues for numerous organizations, including the Florida Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), The National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems (NCPERS), the Conference of Consulting Actuaries (CCA), the Advisory Committee for the Certificate in Public Financial Management program, the IFEBP, and the Society of Actuaries (SOA). He has testified before legislative committees in Texas, Kentucky, and Georgia, and has published articles on Deferred Retirement Option Program (DROP) issues and plan design.