Retirement

The Kansas Community Workforce Retirement Method main expense officer, Elizabeth B.A. Miller has announced her retirement for July 8. Miller has 37 yrs of investment decision administration and public service working experience. She turned KPERS’ 1st main expense officer in 1991, serving via 1996 and returning in 2011. During her tenure, the system’s expense portfolio doubled in dimension, from $13.3 billion in 2011 to $26.5 billion at the conclude 2021. The system’s funded ratio amplified from 59% in 2011 to 72.5% in 2020. Deputy main investment decision officer for Public Marketplaces Bruce Fink has been named interim main expenditure officer by KPERS executive director Alan D. Conroy. Fink has served in his existing capacity given that 2013. The Retirement Program is doing the job with EFL Associates to conduct a countrywide lookup for Miller’s successor.

Recognition

Nadira Hazim-Patrick

Nadira Hazim-Patrick and Victor Follis have been named the Section of Commerce’s Staff of the Yr for 2021. “Nadira functions vigorously to market and deal with the Office of Commerce incentive systems, and her efforts have contributed to our report breaking financial advancement good results,” said Lt. Gov. David Toland, who is also commerce secretary. Hazim-Patrick, finance applications administration manager, has been with commerce for 22 yrs and with the condition of Kansas due to the fact 1992. Follis, intense support coordinator, functions at the Wichita Veterans Affairs Dole Middle and has been with commerce for three many years.

Certification

Martha Bartlett Piland

Martha Bartlett Piland

Martha Bartlett Piland, president and CEO of Banktastic and MB Piland Advertising and marketing + Internet marketing, has graduated from the American Bankers Association Lender Internet marketing Faculty with an superior lender advertising and marketing certificate and acquired licensed monetary promoting professional certification. “Earning the CFMP certification is a person way we show a depth of practical experience and schooling in the financial institution internet marketing arena,” said Bartlett Piland. The CFMP certification is awarded to men and women who demonstrate excellence in the industry of money services internet marketing. Bartlett Piland is a repeated contributor to the ABA Advertising Journal and The Financial Model. She’s the author of “Outside of Sticky,” a e-book for fiscal marketers who want to move from commodity to beloved brand name.

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This posting initially appeared on Topeka Cash-Journal: It can be Your Company incorporates KPERS, Kansas Commerce, Banktastic