Increasing Employee Awareness and Participation in Defined Contribution Retirement Plans

Session Time: 
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:10pm
Field of Study: 
Management Services
Level: 
Intermediate
Description: 

The panel will discuss participation levels in state and local government pension plans, a review of the funded status of state defined benefit plans and, as a result, the importance of raising awareness and participation in the defined contribution plans.  The panel will focus on how to increase government employee awareness and participation in DC retirement savings plans (e.g., 457 plans).   The panel will also discuss the rise of state-facilitated retirement savings programs. 

Speakers: 
Moderator
Chief Financial Officer
Virginia College Savings Plan
Speaker
Mercer
Speaker
Senior Retirement Strategist
Capital Group, Home of the American Funds
Speaker
ICMA-RC