ICMA Gives Nod to McCallen as New CEO

August 26, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Joan McCallen has been tapped as president and chief executive officer of the ICMA Retirement Corporation, the organization announced

McCallen has served as executive vice president and chief operations officer for the past six years and was appointed acting president and CEO in June 2003 when previous president/CEO Girard Miller resigned (see Janus Taps Girard Miller As New COO ).

As executive vice president and chief operations officer, McCallen was in charge of a large portion of the corporation’s operations and also helped develop the its current open fund architecture, which supplements its proprietary Vantagepoint Funds. Prior to joining ICMA-RC, McCallen served in numerous senior positions at Great-West Life for 21 years.

ICMA Retirement Corporation (ICMA-RC) manages and is the administrator for over $17 billion in public sector retirement plan assets in over 6,600 plans with more than 615,000 public sector employees.