Michael E. Clark MAAA FSA EA MSPA

Consulting Actuary, Principal Financial Group

Contact Information

Principal Financial Group
1001 Liberty Avenue
Suite 300
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Mike Clark is the regional consulting actuary for the northeastern U.S. Mike has more than seventeen years of actuarial and retirement consulting experience. He joined Principal in 2006 after spending eleven years with Buck Consultants. As regional consulting actuary, Mike consults with clients and potential clients on defined benefit and retirement issues including funding, accounting, asset allocation, plan design and termination strategies. Mike leads a team of six actuaries in Pittsburgh, PA who provide retirement consulting services to scores of Principal defined benefit clients in the northeast. Mike is a frequent presenter at the Enrolled Actuaries Meeting in Washington, DC where he speaks on issues facing defined benefit plans and their sponsors.

Data Visualization: A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words 2018 CCA Annual Meeting (October 24, 2018)

A Primer on Investment and Related Issues 2017 CCA Annual Meeting (October 22, 2017)

Understanding Pension Risks Through Scenario Testing 2015 CCA Annual Meeting (October 28, 2015)

De-risking: Investment Strategies 2013 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 09, 2013)

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

DB Plans: The Fall and the Rise 2011 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (March 30, 2011)

Plan Design for the Future 2010 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 13, 2010)

PPA Lump Sum Plans 2009 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (March 30, 2009)

Funding Policy: Beyond Minimum 2009 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (March 30, 2009)

PPA: 2008 -- The First Year 2008 Enrolled Actuaries Meeting (April 07, 2008)


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