Greenleaf Trust is proud to announce retirement plan certification for Chris Sharp

Senior Relationship Specialist Chris Sharp, QKA® successfully completed the American Society of Pension Professionals program and examination to become a Qualified 401(k) Administrator®. The program focuses on the development of technical skills needed to work with 401(k) plans. Candidates for the certification must have at least three years of experience, and pass two credentialed examinations.

Chris has over 30 years of business administration experience, including servicing employee and retirement benefit plans, budget and financial analysis, and sales and contract management support. She is a graduate of University of Michigan-Flint with a degree in business administration.  Chris has earned the Qualified 401(k) Administrator® certification through the American Society of Pension Professionals.

When asked about the designation, Vice President, Assistant Director of Retirement Plan Division Kathleen Waldron, QKA® commented, “Our teammates are dedicated to continuous improvement for themselves and the administration of retirement plans for participants. We are grateful for Chris’ long standing hard work and established dedication to excellence in pursuing the Qualified 401(k) Administrator® designation.”

About Greenleaf Trust

With offices in Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids, Birmingham, Bay Harbor, Traverse City and Midland, Greenleaf Trust is an independent Michigan-chartered trust-only bank, exclusively focused on wealth management, trust and estate administration, and administration of company-sponsored retirement plans. Through our unique, client-centric team approach, we provide highly personal and customized client service, with no conflicts of interest, to ensure our clients’ financial security from generation to generation.