Klaus Placke is the Acting Regional Director for the San Francisco Regional Office of the U.S. Department of Labor, Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA). In this capacity, he manages the Civil Enforcement program and the Outreach, Education and Technical Assistance program. Mr.
This is a great opportunity to ask questions of government agency representatives who administer ERISA.
- Recall a better understanding of those issues that are facing accounting and tax professionals who work in employee benefit plans.
Lyssa E. Hall has been employed with the United States Department of Labor since 1987. She is currently the Director of the Office of Exemption Determinations in the Employee Benefits Security Administration. OED is responsible for the consideration and disposition of requests for exemptions from the prohibited transactions provisions of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and the Federal Employees Retirement Security Act (FERSA). Ms. Hall is a former instructor for EBSA’s Basic, Financial Institutions and Customer Service training courses for new employees.
Michael E. Auerbach, CPA Chief, Division of Accounting Services Employee Benefits Security Administration U.S. Department of Labor As the Chief, Division of Accounting Services, Employee Benefits Security Administration, Mr. Auerbach's responsibilities include providing ERISA related accounting and auditing technical expertise within the Employee Benefits Security Administration. He is also the liaison with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and other professional organizations. Mr.
Jeanne Klinefelter Wilson is the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy of the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA). As Deputy Assistant Secretary, Ms. Wilson directs the policy, legislative, and research functions of EBSA. She serves as liaison to other government agencies and the private sector on a variety of issues relating to ERISA.