ERISA Advisory Council nomination deadline nears

Nominations for the ERISA Advisory Council close on Aug. 1, as the terms of five of the 15 members of the council expire at the end of 2017.

The five positions open are for representatives of employee organizations, employers, corporate trust, investment management and the general public.

All 15 members of the council are appointed by the labor secretary — three representatives of employee organizations; three representatives of employers; one representative each from the fields of insurance, corporate trust, actuarial counseling, investment counseling, investment management, and accounting; and three representatives from the general public.

Nominations should be sent to Larry Good, Council Executive Secretary, Frances Perkins Building, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Suite N-5623, Washington, DC 20210, or as email attachments to

Details can be found on a notice from the Employee Benefits Security Administration from the Federal Register.