OCA Pension Board to host workshop at 18th AAC

At their quarterly meeting at the Chancery here on March 17, 2015, the members of the Orthodox Church in America’s Pension Board finalized their written report and schedule for the 18th All-American Council, slated to convene in Atlanta, GA in July 2015.  During the Council, the Pension Board will host an informative workshop from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Monday, July 20, 2015.  AAC participants are encouraged to register for this workshop to learn more about the Pension Plan and its benefits for clergy and church workers.

During their meeting, Board members also met with professional investment, legal, and actuarial providers to update investment and actuarial decisions.  Board members also met briefly with the Holy Synod of Bishops.

The Orthodox Church in America Pension Plan serves over 325 active participants and more than 125 retirees, widows, and beneficiaries. The Plan is the only approved retirement vehicle for OCA parishes and clergy.  Participation is expected of all clergy and is available for all full-time Church workers. Information and resources concerning the Plan are available here.

Pension Board Trustees include His Eminence, Archbishop Nikon; Archpriests Matthew Tate and John Zdinak; Priest Gleb McFatter; and Messrs. Theodore Bazil, Barry Gluntz, and John Sedor.