WASHINGTON--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--ECFC, the leading nonprofit organization promoting choice in benefit solutions, today announced the addition of five health care experts to the company’s Board of Directors: Charles Zelazny, Cindy Davis, Kim Kaczmarek, Gayle McCann, and Jeremy Miller. The start of their term begins on March 8th at this week’s ECFC annual Washington event, where over 100 ECFC members will meet with their Congressional representatives to urge Congress to preserve and expand consumer driven benefit accounts.
“Each new board member has been a part of the ECFC community and understands our values and mission to promote employee benefit programs on a tax-advantaged basis. With varying backgrounds within benefit solutions, together they will help us continue to demonstrate the value of creating a positive climate for the growth of flexible compensation,” said ECFC’s Executive Director Martin Trussell.
Composition of the new ECFC Board Members:
Charles Zelazny, CFCI, President of Tax Saver Plan, has made great strides in his advocacy efforts over the past 10 years. His goal with ECFC is to create a better understanding of the independent TPA and a more widespread acknowledgement of the organization’s certification programs.
Cindy Davis, Esq., Attorney at Anderson, Helgen, Davis & Cefalu, has served in various capacities with ECFC since 2008. Her expertise for the past 26 years has been in the area of employee benefits, and she has excelled in translating her role as advocate and educator to ECFC members.
Kim Kaczmarek, CFCI, Vice President of Product Management for MasterCard, offers more than 20 years in the healthcare industry and across various segments of ECFC stakeholders. Her experience includes healthcare payment solutions from tax-advantaged benefit cards, consumer payment acceptance and commercial payment solutions.
Gayle McCann, President of North Risk Partners, brings over 33 years of experience as a benefits broker. As an ECFC member who has organically grown her client base to its current success with 15 locations and 180 employees, Gayle understands firsthand the value that ECFC has brought to her business.
Jeremy Miller is Founder and CEO of FSAstore.com and HSAstore.com, the only ecommerce sites exclusively focused on Flexible Spending Account and Health Savings Account eligible products, services, and educational tools. The sites also provide a dynamic view into the user behaviors and future trends surrounding FSA and HSA enrollment.
ECFC is a leading non-profit organization dedicated to maintaining and expanding employee benefit programs on a tax-advantaged basis. ECFC represents and promotes employee benefit programs through effective lobbying and provides education and awareness to members, compensation practitioners, national opinion leaders and the general public to help advance health care consumerism. ECFC, which was founded in 1981 as the Employers Council on Flexible Compensation, is the single organization that focuses its efforts on preserving, protecting and defending the tax advantaged programs currently available to working families through employer plan sponsors.