New members welcomed at recent Pension Board meeting

Members of the Orthodox Church in America’s Pension Board met at the Chancery here on Monday, January 23, 2012.

According to Maureen Ahearn, the newly elected members Archpriest Matthew Tate, Mr. Barry Gluntz, and Ms. Anne Marie Mecera were welcomed and familiarized with the board’s task and mission.  Priest John Hopko, Prof. David Drillock, and Mr. Gregory Shesko, outgoing board members, were thanked for their selfless commitment to the Pension Plan and the future of the Orthodox Church in America.

During the meeting, board members approved benefits, updated investment decisions, and reviewed Pension Plan policies and procedures.

The Orthodox Church in America Pension Plan serves over 300 active participants and more than 125 retirees, widows, and beneficiaries.  Participation in the Plan has been mandated for all clergy and is available for all full-time Church workers.  A Summary Plan Description, highlights brochure, and numerous administrative forms are available under OCA Departments, Pension Board.