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Employee Benefits
Benefits for Active Employees
Retirement Plans
Retirement Plan Providers Contact Information
(Updated 07/06/2015)


Please note the various types of retirement products that are available to you.

  • Regents Mandatory Retirement Plan (TIAA-CREF & VOYA - Formerly ING) - unclassified employees
  • Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS) - university support staff employees

Pre-tax dollars can be deducted from salary to increase retirement savings through following plans.

  • 457 Deferred Compensation Retirement Savings Plan - all employees
  • 403(b) Voluntary Tax Sheltered Annuities - all employees

After-tax dollars can be deducted from salary to increase retirement savings through the following plan.

  • Roth 403(b) Plan - all employees

     

    Meetings and Individual Counseling Information

    1. VOYA Presentation - Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 3pm - Russ Hall Room 305 by Sheri Birdsell.

    Contact Information for Retirement Plan Representatives

    VOYA (Formerly ING)

    • Sheri Birdsell - Regents Mandatory Retirement Plan and Voluntary Tax Sheltered Annuities.  Sheri is available for individual counseling on retirement products available from Voya (formerly ING).
    • Phone:  913-940-1084
    • Email:  sheri.birdsell@voyafa.com
    • Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - HRS Conference Room, 204 Russ Hall
    • Thursday, July 16, 2015 - HRS Conference Room, 204 Russ Hall
    • Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - Overman Student Center - Sunset B Room
    • Thursday, August 27, 2015 - Overman Student Center - Sunset B Room
    • Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - HRS Conference Room, 204 Russ Hall
    • Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - PRESENTATION - 305 Russ Hall

     

    VALIC

    • Matt Ticknor (VALIC is an approved Voluntary Tax Sheltered Annuity company).   Matt is a financial advisor available for individual counseling on products available from VALIC.
    • Phone:  417-235-4499
    • Email:  matthew.ticknor@valic.com
    • Thursday, August 20, 2015 - Overman Student Center, Sunset Room A
    • Thursday, September 17, 2015 - Overman Student Center, Sunset Room A
    • Thursday, October 15, 2015 - Overman Student Center, Heartland Room
    • Thursday, November 19, 2015 - Overman Student Center, Heartland Room
    • Thursday, January 21, 2016 - Overman Student Center, Sunset Room A
    • Thursday, February 18, 2016 - Overman Student Center, Sunset Room A
    • Thursday, March 24, 2016 - Overman Student Center, Sunset Room A
    • Thursday, April 21, 2016 - Overman Student Center, Sunset Room A

     

    Deferred Compensation (Tandem 457 Plan)

     

    KPERS

    • Tuesday, October 14, 2014 -1:30pm-2:30pm -OSC, Prairie

     

    TIAA-CREF

    • Regents Mandatory Retirement Plan and Voluntary Tax Sheltered Annuities - Representatives will be on campus each month. Following is a schedule of dates for individual counseling
    • Toll Free Scheduling:  800-732-8353
    • Toll Free Rep Phone: 866-842-8604
    • Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - Overman Student Center - Sunset A Room
    • Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - Overman Student Center - Sunset A Room
    • Thursday, August 27, 2015 - Overman Student Center - Sunset A Room

     

    Aflac

    • Lanae Brooks
    • Phone: 816-668-8624
    • Email:  lanae_brooks@us.aflac.com
      • Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - HRS Conference Room, 204 Russ Hall