Craig Suemori is a co-founder and President of SI GROUP, which began operations in November 1985. Mr. Suemori has a B.S. degree from the University of Southern California with a double emphasis in Accounting and Finance. He has been a member of the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries since 1986 and holds the designations of Certified Pension Consultant (CPC), Qualified Pension Administrator, Qualified 401(k) Administrator, and Qualified Plan Financial Consultant. He is also an Enrolled Retirement Plan Agent allowing him to practice before the IRS on certain retirement plan issues. In 2007, Mr. Suemori was awarded the Accredited Investment Fiduciary Analyst (AIFA®) designation through the Center for Fiduciary Studies in association with the University of Pittsburgh. As a CPC, Mr. Suemori enjoys working with plan sponsors on developing retirement plans that are the right fit for them considering various factors such as employee demographics, desired contribution levels, and budgetary constraints. Over his 35 year career, he has successfully assisted in establishing and maintaining cost-effective retirement plans for employers ranging in size from one to over 2,000 employees. As an AIFA®, Mr. Suemori has been able to assist employers in understanding their fiduciary responsibilities and the importance of instituting a prudent process in selecting and monitoring service providers. Mr. Suemori is married with three children. He enjoys music and is an avid sports fan especially baseball and golf.

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