Trustees Institute — Level II: Concepts in Practice

Monday, September 20 - Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel, Boston, MA
Trustees Institute — Level II: Concepts in Practice

Last Available Offering for 2021

Strengthen your knowledge on required responsibilities as a multiemployer trustee by attending Trustees Institute—Level II: Concepts in Practice. Held during the first two days of Trustees and Administrators Institute, this program will take the concepts and education provided at New Trustees Institute—Level I: Core Concepts into more depth and applicability, expanding on need-to-know topics. Discover best practices, identify solutions and find answers to your questions. Class size is limited to foster deeper comprehension and peer-to-peer discussion. 

Please note, the City of Boston has issued a mask mandate starting August 30, 2021. 


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    ​Benefits of Attending

    • Learn from industry experts about the current state of affairs and latest reform initiatives—Be prepared for what lies ahead.
    • Network with peers who face similar challenges—Learn from their mistakes, benchmark your performance, and gather workable ideas and solutions to implement.
    • Bring home helpful resource materials to share with colleagues, from sample documents to checklists and case studies—The value of your attendance will continue long after you’ve left the program.

    Who Should Attend

    Designed for trustees who have served for three to five years on an ERISA fund and have completed the New Trustees Institute—Level I: Core Concepts. This conference is also for ideal for plan professionals involved in the overall support and management of multiemployer benefit plans.


    • Lee M. Centrone Senior Vice President BeneSys Inc.
    • Kevin Culp, EA, FSA, MAAA Consulting Actuary Horizon Actuarial Services, LLC
    • David P. Dorsey, CPA Partner WithumSmith+Brown, PC
    • Mary Ann T. Dunleavy, ASA, EA, MAAA Consulting Actuary Horizon Actuarial Services, LLC
    • Michael D. Joyce, Esq., CEBS, ISCEBS-Fellow Senior Vice President and Senior Investment Consultant Segal Marco Advisors
    • Travis J. Ketterman, GBA Partner McGann, Ketterman & Rioux
    • Stephanie Patrick, FSA, MAAA Senior Consulting Actuary Horizon Actuarial Services, LLC
    • Andrew E. Staab Vice President and Senior Corporate Counsel U.S. Bank Law Division, Trust Legal Services, U.S. Bank National Association
    • Nick S. Trella Senior Vice President/Principal Segal Marco Advisors


     2020 speakers will be announced shortly. Check back soon.

    Additional Information

    Multiemployer Trustee Education Path

    In order to help trustees better meet their educational needs, the Foundation has created a suggested progression of trustee education. This program is the first step in the trustee education path.

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    Trustee Resource Center

    Look to the Trustee Resource Center as you serve in this influential role as a trustee! You'll receive guidance on legal and regulatory issues, investment management, financial reporting, retirement plans, defined benefit pension plans and health plans; visit

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    Continuing Education

    Educational sessions at this program may qualify for CEBS® Compliance credit.
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    Registration Information

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    Registration Information
      Member Nonmember

    Through 8/9/2021 US $1,550.00 US $1,880.00
    After 8/9/2021 US $1,850.00 US $2,180.00