Richard A. Block FCA MAAA ASA EA FSPA

Block Consulting Actuaries Inc.

Contact Information

Block Consulting Actuaries Inc.
880 Apollo Street
Suite 215
El Segundo, CA 90245-4782
US
Phone
424-277-8085
Fax
310-563-6222
Email
rick@bcapension.com
Rick is a Fellow of the ASPPA College of Pension Actuaries, a Fellow of the Conference of Consulting Actuaries, a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries, an Associate of the Society of Actuaries and an Enrolled Actuary. Rick served as a Director for the American Society of Pension Actuaries and has served on the ASPPA Standards Committee, the Professional Conduct Committee and the Actuarial Issues Committee. Rick has also served on the American Academy of Actuaries Committee on Professional Responsibility and on the Council of Presidents Task Force on Professional Standards. Rick currently serves on the ACOPA Government Affairs Committee. Rick was a co-founder of the College of Pension Actuaries (COPA) and served as its president, 2007-2008. During his presidency, Rick helped negotiate the merger of COPA with ASPPA which formed ACOPA. Rick served on the Actuarial Board for Counseling and Discipline (ABCD) for six years and retired as chairperson on December 31, 2018. In 2013, Rick was awarded ACOPA’s Edward E. Burrows Distinguished Achievement Award. For relaxation, Rick has been known to compete successfully in amateur automobile racing. Rick is also a member of Kiwanis, International and is the current Secretary/Treasurer of the Manhattan Beach club.

CCA Member Since 2017

Code of Professional Conduct: A Deeper Dive into Precepts 1, 2 and 13 Code of Professional Conduct: A Deeper Dive into Precepts 1, 2 and 13 Webinar (December 04, 2019)

401(a)(26) Issues 2019 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 10, 2019)

Maximum Deductions 2019 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 08, 2019)

Managing Your Career in a Professionalism Framework – The 2019 CCA Professionalism Seminar Managing Your Career in a Professionalism Framework – The 2019 CCA Professionalism Seminar (April 07, 2019)

Required Minimum Distributions 2018 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 09, 2018)

DC Plans Issues When Combined With DB Plans for Testing 2018 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 09, 2018)

Small Plan Design Issues 2017 CCA Annual Meeting (October 25, 2017)

Professionalism in Theory and Practice 2017 CCA Annual Meeting (October 24, 2017)

Top Heavy Issues 2017 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 05, 2017)

Dealing With Lump Sum Issues 2017 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 04, 2017)

Small Plan Design and Combo Testing 2017 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 04, 2017)

Small Plan Workshop 2016 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 13, 2016)

Section 415 Issues with an Emphasis on Multiple Annuity Starting 2016 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 12, 2016)

Ethics Ethics Audio/Webcast (December 02, 2015)

Small Plan Workshop 2015 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 15, 2015)

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