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Videos from Pension Rights Center 35th Anniversary Gala

 

On March 30, 2011, the Pension Rights Center held a gala event to celebrate its 35th anniversary. Watch the videos below to see highlights from the evening. Visit the event page for more information on the night's festivities.

Opening and Welcome

Karen Friedman
Executive Vice President and Policy Director
Pension Rights Center   

 

Karen Ferguson
Director
Pension Rights Center                                                                     

 

 

Introduction of the Robert M. Ball - Lisle C. Carter Retirement Security Superhero Awards

Nancy Altman
Chair, Pension Rights Center Board of Directors and
Co-Director, Social Security Works                                                           

 

 

 

Senator Charles Grassely receives 2011 Retirement Security Superhero Award

Introduced by Lynn Dudley
Senior Vice President, Policy
American Benefits Council 
 

Watch Senator Grassley's acceptance speech.
Read Senator Grassley's press release

 

Senator Tom Harkin receives 2011 Retirement Security Superhero Award

Introduced by David Certner
Legislative Director and Director of Legislative Policy for Government Relations and Advocacy
AARP 
 
Watch Senator Harkin's acceptance speech.  

 

Representative George Miller receives 2011 Retirement Security Superhero Award

Introduced by Maria Freese
Director of Government Relations and Policy
National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare 
 

 

Marilyn Hennessy receives 2011 Retirement Security Superhero Award

 

Introduced by:

John Hotz
Deputy Director
Pension Rights Center

&

Karen Ferguson
Director
Pension Rights Center 

 

 

Launch of the Michael S. Gordon Fellows Program

Olena Berg
Chair, Event Committee and
Member of the Board
Pension Rights Center 

 

 

Recognition of Conversation on Coverage Participants

Introduced by Regina Jefferson
Member of the Board
Pension Rights Center and
Professor of Law
Columbus School of Law
Catholic University 
 

 

2011 Helen Quirini Activist Awards

Introduced by Ralph Nader
Consumer Advocate 
 

 

Retirement Security One-Night Band

  • Celeste Crenshaw, singer
  • Deborah Tidwell, singer
  • Joshua Gotbaum, singer and Director of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
 
Read the Pensions & Investments article about the Retirement Security One-Night Band.
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