Leading Retirement Solutions President Kirsten Curry, alongside Client Services Manager Gene Skonetski and Senior Recordkeeper Kimberly Velazquez, recently attended the Western Benefits Conference in Seattle, WA.

The Western Benefits Conference was held over 4 days and is designed specifically for retirement and health and welfare benefits professionals, with an emphasis on practical issues that are important to employers who sponsor retirement plans and their service providers.


Workshops that the team attended included topics such as:

  • Engaging the Younger Workforce;
  • Real Life Implications of Final Fiduciary Regulations;
  • Compensation Calculations for the Self-Employed;

“I value sending Leading Retirement Solutions team members to industry conferences because it gives them an opportunity to learn more from the best in the business.  Our team members bring back valuable and exciting ideas from thought leaders in the retirement plan industry.  Our company and our clients benefit from the great solutions that LRS implements as a result of these conferences.”
–President Kirsten Curry

Leading Retirement Solutions prides itself on being an industry leader, and therefore our team is continually learning and staying up to date with the latest industry developments. Attending this conference is just one of the ways we do this.

The conference was held by the American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries (ASPPA) and the Western Pension & Benefits Council (WP&BC). For more information about these organizations, visit their websites below.



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