The Pre-Retirement Seminar for clergy and conference lay employees, sponsored by the Conference Board of Pension and Health Benefits, will be held October 3-4, 2022 at the Delamar, Traverse City, Michigan. This seminar is designed to assist you in planning for your retirement. It is a cooperative project within the Michigan Conference, bringing together special skills and talents in retirement, financial planning, and estate planning. If your registration is received by August 31, 2022, Wespath will be able to provide you with a Personal Pension Projection Printout. Below you will find details on the speakers, topics, schedule, and registration. Please note, a continental breakfast and lunch on Monday and breakfast and lunch on Tuesday are include in the registration costs.
- “Clergy Personal Financial Planning, Buying a Home and Clergy Housing Exclusion” and “Estate Planning Basics” with Rev. David Bell, UM Foundation
- “Michigan Conference Health Care & Medicare” with Rev. Donald J. Emmert, Director of Conference Benefits & HR and Erin Faszczewski, VP of Account Management
- “Dissolve That Debt” and “Social Security & Your Retirement” with Ernst & Young (EY) Investment Advisor
- “Pension Benefits” with Wespath Benefits Educator
Monday, October 3rd
Tuesday, October 4th
|7:30-8:45 AM: Check-in Outside Leelanau Conference Room||7:30-8:30 AM: Breakfast in View|
|7:30-8:30 AM: Continental Breakfast in the View||8:45 AM-12:15 PM: Seminars in the Leelanau Conference Room|
|9-9:30 AM: Welcome and Worship||12:15 PM: Lunch in the View|
|9:30 AM – 4:30 PM: Seminars (Lunch at 12:30 PM in View)|
|Free Evening on Your Own||Seminar concludes following lunch.|
Click here to register for the Michigan Conference Pre-Retirement Seminar for clergy and conference lay employees. Your reservation will be confirmed by e-mail.
$225 Registration Fee/Two Nights (Oct. 2 & 3)*
+ $75 Spouse
$150 Registration Fee/One Night (Oct. 3 Only)
+ $75 Spouse
$75 Registration Fee/No Overnight Accommodations
+ $75 Spouse
Paying by Check?
Make check payable to: Michigan Conference. Mail with a copy of your email registration confirmation email to:
Attention: Jennifer Gertz
Michigan Conference Center North
1161 East Clark Road, Suite 212
DeWitt, MI 48820
Deadline for registering is August 31, 2022. Cancellation Policy: Reservations must be cancelled by September 7, 2022 to be refunded.
*Limited rooms available. Register early to reserve your room.
Pre-Retirement Seminar and overnight lodging at:
615 East Front Street
Traverse City, MI 49686
(Check In: 4 PM & Check Out: 11 AM)