C. David Gustafson FCA MAAA EA

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp

Contact Information

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp
1200 'K' Street NW
Washington, DC 20005-4026
+1(202)326-4080 EXT 3218
Chief Policy Actuary and Director of the Policy, Research and Analysis Department (PRAD), Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (Employed January 1981) The Director of PRAD is responsible for providing leadership, coordination, and program direction as it applies to: coordinating and administering the formulation of Corporate policy; evaluation of PBGC’s programs and policies; ensuring that new or revised policies are consistent with overall Corporate objectives and Title IV of Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA); conducting extensive research and analyses of program, financial, and actuarial issues; determining the need for regulations in conjunction with the Legislative and Regulatory Departments and other affected and developing Departments; forecasting financial/fiscal events and developing interest rates for PBGC program regulations; developing consistent actuarial principles, policies and procedures, and conducting the annual actuarial evaluation; and providing information/responses to inquiries regarding the interpretation and implementation of Corporate policies and regulations.

CCA Member Since 2007

Keys to a Successful SoB Application 2018 CCA Annual Meeting (October 23, 2018)

Dialogue With and Update From the PBGC for Multiemployer Plans 2018 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 09, 2018)

Multiemployer Solvency Projections 2017 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 04, 2017)

Dialogue With and Update from the PBGC 2014 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (March 24, 2014)

Dialogue with the PBGC 2013 CCA Annual Meeting (October 21, 2013)

2013 Pension Symposium: Outlook for Private Sector Pension Funding 2013 Pension Symposium: Outlook for Private Sector Pension Funding (April 10, 2013)

PBGC Update 2013 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 08, 2013)

PBGC Update 2012 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (March 26, 2012)

Pension Symposium: Retirement Security – A Call To Action Pension Symposium: Retirement Security – A Call To Action (March 30, 2011)

PBGC Update 2011 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (March 30, 2011)

PBGC Update 2010 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 13, 2010)

PBGC Update 2009 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 01, 2009)

Pension Symposium: De-risking the Pension Plan Pension Symposium: De-risking the Pension Plan (April 09, 2008)

PBGC Update 2008 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 08, 2008)


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