March 2016 Newsletter

April 5, 2016 in News

Next Membership Meeting
March 15, 2016 from 11:30 – 1:00
Hilton Orlando/Altamonte Springs
350 S. Northlake Blvd
Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

This Month’s Speaker is

David B. Ritter, Supervisory Investigator
Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA)
U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL)

What to Expect During an EBSA Group Health Plan Investigation

David B. Ritter is Supervisory Investigator for the Atlanta Regional Office.

David began his career with the U.S. Department of Labor, Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) in 2005 as an Investigator. David became a Senior Investigator in February 2010 and then a Supervisory Investigator in July 2012.

As Supervisory Investigator, David manages a staff of nine Investigators and Auditors who are responsible for conducting civil and criminal investigations related to both pension and welfare benefit plans.

David holds a Juris Doctor degree from Georgia State University, a Master’s degree in English from Clemson University, and a Bachelor’s degree in English from the College of Charleston. David has obtained the Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS) designation.

Cost for lunch is
$12 for CFAHU Members & first-time guests
$25 for other NAHU members

$35 for Non-membersEmail by 4 PM on Thursday 3/11/16 to reserve your spot.
Lunch (Vegetarian option available upon request with RSVP)
Asian Salad
Asian Chicken and Shrimp
Stir fried vegetables with cashews & toasted sesame seeds
Sticky rice with a ginger hoisin sauce
Warm Rolls with Butter
Iced Tea and Coffee
Chef’s choice of dessertWe will be offering CE Course #91823 – LONG TERM CARE INSURANCE AND THE FLORIDA PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM: NAIC 4-HR TRAINING -2015 from 1-5 PM immediately after the luncheon. The Course Offering ID is 1042607. This course satisfies the requirement for agents selling LTC Insurance, needed every 2 years after completing the initial 8 hour course.
The cost for this course is:
$25 for members
$55 for non-members
Please reserve your seat with your lunch reservation or email if you only want to attend the CE and not the luncheon.

CFAHU Volunteer Opportunity at Second Harvest Food Bank

Looking to help those who are struggling? Want a great way to end the work week? Then come out and join your CFAHU Board as we sort food at the Second Harvest Food Bank. They are in need of volunteers from 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Friday morning March 18. No prior experience needed – just YOU and a positive attitude! Please RSVP to John Goergen at if you are able to lend a helping hand. We will meet at their main location at 411 Mercy Drive, Orlando, FL 32805. Phone is 407-295-1066 View map.

The Central Florida Association of Health Underwriters is now accepting nominations for the 2016-2017 Board. Laura Staller will be our Immediate Past President and Terry Singleton will be President. Nominations are open for the following positions:

1st Vice President
2nd Vice President
3rd Vice President
4th Vice President

Membership Chair
Education Chair
Legislative Chair

If you are interested in serving or nominating someone to serve, please contact a member of the Nominations Committee:

Barbara Rennard, Nominations Chair
(407) 620-4230 benefox@yahoo.comTerry Singleton, Nominations Vice-Chair
(407) 900-8484

Dave Sherrill
(407) 831-5000

Or email your nominations to Please confirm your nominees willingness to serve, prior to nominating them.
Nominations due by 3/16/2016