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Lori Lucas
President & CEO 
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Abby Bensimhon
Chief Operating Officer
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Bridget Bearden
Research and Development Strategist


EBRI Staff

John Adams
EBRI Research and
Publications Manager
Adam Bensimhon

Data Compliance and IT Director

Craig Copeland
Director, Wealth Benefits Research
(202) 775-6356

Mike Cross
Senior Database Programmer 
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Ron Dresner

Marketing and Communications Specialist

Paul Fronstin

Director, Health Benefits Research
(202) 775-6352

Michael Gropper

Research Associate


Jake Spiegel

Research Associate, Health and Wealth
(202) 775-6341

Zhikun Liu

Senior Research Associate


Eden Volkov

Research Associate, Health

Masha Romanchak

Membership Coordinator


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Graphic Design

Jack VanDerhei

Research Director Emeritus

Valerie Akuchie

Administrative Assistant

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