6170 Joliet Road
Suite 2
Countryside, Illinois 60525

Phone: (708) 639-9004
Fax: (708) 639-9005
MEBFC Meetings

Annual Membership Meeting

This meeting is open to all member funds, their directors, trustees, consultants, and staff as well as non-member fund administrators, trustees and staff.

Our Annual Membership Meeting will take place on Friday, April 21, 2017. The meeting will take place at the William Tell Holiday Inn, located at 6201 Joliet Road, Countryside, IL.

The featured topic is the "Opioid Epidemic" with David Calabrese of OptumRx sharing how and why opioids were created and how the use has changed. Following will be a panel discussion with representatives from Blue Cross Blue Shield of IL and Employee Resource Systems in addition to OptumRx discussing how medical, pharmacy and employee assistance programs can or should be working together to best serve our participants.

If you are interested in attending, please call the MEBFC Office at (708) 639-9004.

Representatives from the Coalition's preferred provider networks will also be in attendance to answer questions about their programs.

At the 2016 Annual Meeting, the Coalition also conducted its bi-annual election of Officers. The newly elected officers who will serve from May 1st, 2016 until April 30, 2018 are:

  • Chairman - Sherryl Reeves, Beer Industry Local 703 Health and Welfare Fund

  • Vice-Chair - Diana Marburger, Greater St. Louis Construction Laborers Health and Welfare Fund

  • Secretary - Milan Diklich, Administrative District Council 1 Welfare Fund

  • Treasurer - Thomas Bernstein, Midwest Operating Engineers Welfare Fund

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors generally meet on a quarterly basis.

The next meeting is scheduled for Friday, July 21, 2017 at 9:30 a.m.

The meeting will be held at the William Tell Holiday Inn, 6201 Joliet Road, Countryside, IL

Directors should RSVP their attendance.


The committees meet as frequently as needed - as determined by the committee.

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