The ERISA Industry Committee on Thomas Reeder’s Confirmation

For Immediate Release

Washington, DC. – The following statement should be attributed to Annette Guarisco Fildes, president and CEO, The ERISA Industry Committee (ERIC):

“The ERISA Industry Committee (ERIC) looks forward to working with Mr. Reeder, who is highly respected by the plan sponsor community. He has shown a keen understanding of retirement savings policy matters, particularly concerning defined benefit plan issues. We are confident Mr. Reeder will use his experience to ensure that the PBGC executes its mission in a successful manner and are pleased that he was named to this important role.”


All media inquiries to The ERISA Industry Committee should be directed to:

Kelly Broadway, 202.627.1918,

About the ERISA Industry Committee
ERIC helps America’s largest employers stay ahead of employee benefit policy. ERIC member companies are leaders in every sector of the economy, and we represent them in their capacity as sponsors of employee benefit plans for their own workforce. Only ERIC provides the combination of intel, expertise, collaboration, and lobbying that exclusively serves the interests of large employers who provide health, retirement, and compensation benefits to their nationwide workforce.