Benefits Over Breakfast: National Plan Benchmarking & Legislative Overview
Thursday, October 10, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM (CDT)
You will learn about national trends and the latest developments in PPACA, DOMA, and how this affects the employee benefits industry.
The seminar will have two presentations:
- 2013 Benchmarking results, national trends in benchmarks presented by Milliman, The largest middle market benefit survey nationally, presented by Ron Cornwell of the actuarial firm Milliman;
- Employee Benefits Legislative Update; the latest developments on PPACA, DOMA, effects & trends of current legislation in the employee benefits industry, presented by Frances Horn, Chief Compliance Officer with HUB International.
Ronald M. Cornwell, FSA, MAAA, FCA
Principal & Consulting Actuary, Milliman
Ron is the practice leader in the health and welfare employee benefits practice of Milliman’s Omaha office. Ron is responsible for the overall management of the practice, including new business development, staffing, delivery of services, and corporate interaction.
Ron has more than 13 years of experience in group benefits working both as a consulting actuary at large international consulting firms as well as a product development actuary at a national health insurance company.
Frances K. Horn, JD
Chief Compliance Officer, Central Region Employee Benefits
HUB International Insurance Services, Inc.
Frances received her Juris Doctor from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA and also has a B.S. in HR Management. Her career expands over 26 years of HR Generalist and Employee Benefits experience. She concentrates in the areas of ERISA, HIPAA, COBRA, Health Care Reform, Cafeteria Plans, and other areas of the IRC and employment law that affect employee benefit plans. She has authored client Alerts and other publications used as employer resources.
Frances has been a speaker at numerous client presentations for her former employer as well as a guest speaker for many local and state SHRM branches, Compensation and Benefit Associations, and Accountant Associations. She is also a certified Professional in Human Resources and has previously served as a mediator.
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HUB International CFR Employee Benefits
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