This committee advises Council on all matters related to pension.
The role of the UTFA Pension Committee:
Preamble: UTFA holds a permanent seat on the University Pension Plan’s (UPP) Employee Sponsor Committee (ESC) and maintains a permanent right to appoint a trustee on the Board of Trustees. UTFA’s ongoing governance role shall be supported by an UTFA Pension Committee.
- Meet with UTFA’s Employee Sponsor Committee (ESC) representative (who is also the chair of the UTFA Pension Committee) on a schedule established by September of each year and approved by UTFA Council.
- Consult with and advise the ESC representative and UTFA Council on any changes to benefits levels or contribution rates, and on any other UPP business, as appropriate.
- Consult with the ESC representative on UPP issues and/or on the development of documents related to the UPP.
- Develop an UTFA nomination and approval process for future members of both the ESC and the Board of Trustees. Develop a removal process for the ESC representative. All processes to be approved by UTFA Council.
Chair: Lisa Kramer
|Erica Allen-Kim||teaching stream, Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, & Design|
|Joseph Carens||Retired, Department of Political Science|
|Paul Downes||tenure stream, Department of English|
|Lisa Kramer||tenure stream, Behavioural Finance, Management, UTM|
|James Mason||Music Library|
|Ariel Katz||VP, Salary, Benefits, Pensions and Workload|
|Marcin Peski||tenure stream, Economics, Arts and Science, UTSG|
|Maureen Stapleton||UTFA Treasurer, teaching stream, Finance, Rotman, UTSG|
|Terezia Zorić||UTFA President, teaching stream, Social Justice Education, OISE, UTSG|
The Chair of the UTFA Pension Committee is Lisa Kramer, approved as the Chair of the UTFA Pension Committee for a 4-year term at the September 21, 2022 Council meeting.