Tyler Sendt has earned the designation of "Qualified 401(k) Administrator (QKA)" from the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries. Tyler is continuing with more advanced studies. Tyler has been with E.R.I.S.A., Inc. since 2013. He is a graduate from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a degree in Mathematics and secondary education certification in the teaching of mathematics. He served as the president of the Intra-Fraternity Council at UI-UC and continues as a mentor in this area. Tyler plays both drums and guitar and occasionally fills in, as a drummer, in his brother's rock band.
Stacy Markel has earned the designation of Employee Retirement Plan Agent or "ERPA." This is a program created by the IRS which allows practitioners other than attorneys, CPA's and actuaries to practice before the IRS on matters relating to qualified plans. The program requires passing a rigorous set of examinations. Stacy's industry experience dates back to 1999. She currently holds the QPA or Qualified Plan Administrator designation from the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries. Her undergraduate degree was in Actuarial Science from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Stacy has substantial experience in training show horses, dating back to her teenage years.
Oren Dragon, who has been with E.R.I.S.A., Inc. since 2010, has recently passed EA2- Law Segment. This exam is part of the sequence of exams needed to become an Enrolled Actuary with the Joint Board for the Enrollment of Actuaries. Oren has a degree in Actuarial Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Oren spent 4 summers as a vendor in Wrigley Field. After graduating college, he spent a year working and studying in Israel.
Linda Perlin is currently serving a 2 year term as President of Temple Beth Israel, located in Skokie. The skills she has developed in managing E.R.I.S.A., Inc., along with her innate ability to organize, have served her well in this position. Her daughter, Danielle, was married in September 2016. Linda put all her organizing skills to work for this event.Richard Perlin has earned his QPFC or Qualified Plan Financial Consultant designation with the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries. This adds to the QKA, QPA, and CPC (Certified Pension Consultant) designations he already holds. He continues to serve as a Commissioner on the Skokie Board of Zoning Appeals and Treasurer for the Executive Guild networking organization. Richard celebrated a special birthday, during the summer of 2016, by taking a wilderness kayaking trip with his son in Alaska.