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 is tentatively scheduled to take place on Friday, April 5, 2019.

The featured topic is "Genetic Testing and Counseling." A panel discussion including one of Blue Cross Blue Shield's Medical Directors, a local Fund Administrator and a genetic counselor will discuss what is happening in this field and what Funds should consider if they decide to provide benefits for genetic testing and counseling.

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 2018 Annual Meeting, the Coalition also conducted its bi-annual election of Officers. The newly elected officers who will serve from May 1st, 2018 until April 30, 2020 are:

  • Chairman - Thomas Bernstein, Midwest Operating Engineers Welfare Fund

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

  • Secretary - Richard Clarson, Teamsters Local 731 Health and Welfare Fund

  • Treasurer - Kevin Schell, Sheet Metal Workers Local 265 Health and Welfare Fund

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors generally meet on a quarterly basis.

The next meeting is scheduled for Friday, November 30, 2018 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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