What Does This Committee Do?

The Retirement Committee assists members with questions regarding retirement, 401(k) plans, and other investment vehicles that may become available and keep members up-to-date and educated about these programs.


Specific Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Act in an advisory role to the MEC regarding retirement issues

  • Encourage full participation of the Flight Attendants in available retirement benefit plans. Assist Flight Attendants with plan enrollment as needed.

  • Answer questions about retirement, applicable procedures, contractual language, 401(k) plans, and other related topics

  • Monitor compliance of the retirement plan with contractual language and the federal law to the extent possible

  • Remain up-to-date on changes to the retirement plan, plan vendor, and applicable government regulations

  • Review material, handle correspondence, and keeps the membership well informed of current retirement developments through the Communications Committee and reports at Local Council meetings

Who Do I Contact?


For assistance, contact a member of the MEC Retirement Committee.  


Committee Chair:

Betsy Wickstrom


MEC Retirement Committee