Monthly LEBC Meeting
Tuesday, June 9th
Virtual Meeting via ZOOM
12:00 to 1:00pm
Please Select: RSVP HERE
* Once you RSVP, we will e-mail you a ZOOM Invite to register for the event.
“Benefit Changes in Response to COVID-19”
Lyndsey R. Barnett ESQ
Lyndsey is the Chair of the Graydon’s Business & Finance Department and was previously the Chair of the Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Practice Group. One aspect of Lyndsey’s practice involves counseling employers with respect to the development of employee benefit strategies to assist in attracting, motivating and retaining a high quality work force. As a former tax associate for a Big Five accounting firm, Lyndsey understand the cost and financial impact that benefit decisions have on a company’s bottom line. Lyndsey takes a practical approach with clients and encourages them to be proactive with their benefit strategies. She enjoys presenting on benefit topics and frequently does so both locally and regionally.
Since the enactment of the Affordable Care Act, a portion of Lyndsey’s practice has largely become focused on welfare benefit plans, including self-insured medical, dental, prescription drug and vision plans, as well as long and short-term disability plans, cafeteria plans, wrap plans, and wellness programs. While Lyndsey still works with employers on their qualified and non-qualified plan issues, a substantial portion of the her day-to-day activity is spent on strategizing with clients on the ACA.
Lyndsey has assisted many employers with HIPAA compliance for their self-funded health plans. She assists clients in developing HIPAA policies and procedures, completing their risk assessment, training their employees and reacting to breaches of protected health information. Her knowledge of HIPAA also extends to providers, especially in the long-term care community and business associates.
Lyndsey also counsels clients in designing, administering and complying with the legal requirements of both qualified and non-qualified retirement plans. She also assists financial institutions to ensure the services they provide to retirement plans are compliant with the law. She reviews and prepares various legal documents, including investment management agreements, service agreements, disclosures statements, fee disclosures and various other communications. She also partners with these clients to assist them in providing practical solutions for their clients” problems when issues arises in their retirement plans.
Lyndsey resides in Anderson Township with her spouse Dan, and two children, Alexa and Jaxson. She loves to travel, spend time with family and friends, and watch sports.
A few notes for our first LEBC Virtual Zoom Meeting:
- Please set-up your Zoom access prior to so ensure quick entry to meeting
- After you RSVP please look for ZOOM invite to log-in to the meeting
- Please Log-In to Zoom 10 to 15 minutes prior to meeting as we intend to start at Noon
- We will conclude our meeting around 1:00pm with a Q&A session following
- Guests are welcome but we ask you allow us to extend invitation and they register for the event
- Please contact Mindy Heck with questions as she will be hosting our Zoom meeting
At this point, our plan is to resume our normal monthly meetings in September. Please contact Mindy Heck with any questions as she will be operating the Zoom meeting.