Retirement Section – 2020 Leadership

Mission Statement

The Retirement Section of the Society of Actuaries facilitates the professional development of its members and their adaptation to changes in the retirement industry by:

  • Conducting meetings, webcasts, seminars, and research studies
  • Generating and disseminating literature in the retirement field
  • Providing a forum for its members to connect
  • Providing leadership opportunities


Ruth Schau, Chairperson

Zorast Wadia, Co-Vice-Chairperson

Grace Barbieri, Co-Vice-Chairperson

Lisa G. Ullman, Secretary

Todd Tauzer, Treasurer

Council Members

Lee Gold

Mathieu Laurendeau

Kacy Tuffner

Julian Robinson

Newsletter Editors

James Baughman

Zorast Wadia

SOA Staff

Mary Stone, Staff Partner

Jane Lesch, Section Specialist

Sam Phillips, Staff Editor