[Church Pension Group press release] The Church Pension Group (CPG), a provider of employee benefits, property and casualty insurance, and published works to the institutions and individuals that comprise the Episcopal Church, May 23 announced the appointment of Francis “Frank” P. Armstrong as executive vice president and chief operating officer.
Prior to his appointment, Armstrong served as senior vice president, benefits policy, and chief actuary of CPG since 2011. Before CPG, he served as a managing principal and practice leader for the eastern region for Hewitt Associates’ Health Management Practice, where he served as lead consultant to CPG. Prior to this, he was an actuarial consultant for Buck Consultants and an actuarial associate for US Life Insurance Co.
He is a fellow of the Society of Actuaries and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries. He holds a BA from Rutgers University.
“We feel very fortunate to have been able to fill the role of COO with someone as talented as Frank,” Wold continued. “As he was recruited and trained by Jim, I have every confidence that he will continue the tradition of compassionate yet fiscally sound service to the Church.
“I want to thank Jim for his efforts over the past 15 years. He was instrumental in the creation of various service models that have allowed us to operate more effectively and provide the best possible experience to our clients. Jim is a tremendous colleague and friend, and we wish him the very best in his retirement.”