Gerrit C. Kuechle has served on the Board of Trustees since 1997. He is Chairman of the Board at National Associates, Inc., and has practiced as an actuary for more than 30 years, consulting with organizations of all sizes. Mr. Kuechle is an enrolled actuary and member of the American Academy of Actuaries, as well as the American Society of Pension Actuaries. He is an accomplished lecturer and continuing education course instructor. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Beloit College and a Juris Doctor degree from Cleveland State University Law School. Mr. Kuechle is a former Eliza Jennings Board chair and currently serves on the Finance Committee.