Successful governance of public sector retirement plans is the foundation of providing participants with retirement options that best meet their needs. Join us for this new Sunday session exploring the important roles of staff, Board, and committee members and best practices for building strong relationships among all parties. The panel will address education on responsibilities of staff versus Board , review steps for developing successful plan operations, discuss common governance challenges, and provide practical tips for enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion within organizations.


  • Moderator: Mikaylee O’Connor, PGIM
  • Makeba D’Abreu, MissionSquare Retirement
  • Sandy Keaton, Au.D., Los Angeles Unified School District
  • Kerrie Vanden Bosch, Municipal Employees’ Retirement System of Michigan

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  • November 14, 2023 Create Date
  • January 16, 2024 Last Updated
Building Successful Board and Staff Relationships