Defined Contribution (DC) Plans
Jim Ceplecha has 37 years of experience working with Catholic organizations, with the last 29 of those years overseeing the defined benefit and defined contribution plans for Christian Brothers Services. In 2021 Ceplecha transitioned to his new role of Executive Director, Defined Contribution (DC) Plans at Christian Brothers Services.
The retirement services division provides retirement services to over 1,000 Catholic Church employers with over 40,000 participants and total assets in the plans nearing $2 billion.
He is a Fellow in the International Society of Certified Employee Benefit Specialists, a board member for the Diocese of Joliet Priests Retirement Plan and the chair of the Church Benefit Association’s Retirement Planning Group.