SOA releases passing candidate numbers for March 2021 Exam IFM.

Education & Research Section – 2021 Leadership

Mission Statement

The purpose of the section is to facilitate expanding the knowledge base of the actuarial profession, promote ties between business actuaries, academic actuaries and actuarial educators, and seek ways to support and encourage actuarial education and research.


Runhuan Feng, Chairperson

Tianyang Wang, Co-Vice-Chairperson

Liang (Jason) Hong, Co-Vice-Chairperson

Hal Pedersen, Secretary

Jeffrey Zheng, Treasurer

Council Members

Jean-Thomas Baillargeon

Charles S. Fuhrer

Russell Hendel

Diana Skrzydlo

Newsletter Editor

Tianyang Wang

SOA Staff

Jane Lesch, Section Specialist

Stuart Klugman, Staff Actuary