Shane Garonzik brings over twelve years of actuarial consulting to his clients, including significant first hand experience as it relates to administrative and operational defects and challenges faced by defined benefit plans. Prior to forming Pension Live, he worked at two large consulting firms – including 4 years at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
His responsibilities have included programming and designing pension administration systems, auditing pension benefit payments and administrative procedure, assisting clients with plan design issues and termination liability studies, determining the required funding and accounting for pension and post-retirement medical plans. Shane also had prepared employee benefit statements and benefit certifications for plan participants, analyzing the effective use of surplus pension assets through optimization studies.
Shane has his B.S. in mathematics from the University of Texas at Austin and is currently pursuing his designation as both an Associate of the Society of Actuaries and an Enrolled Actuary.