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The Carleton University Retirement Plan is administered by a pension committee that includes a member appointed by CUPE 2424. Your pension committee representative is:

For more information about Carleton University's Retirement Plan, please consult this FAQ on knowing your pension.

Please contact Martha with any questions or concerns you have about the pension plan.

In addition, you can contact Betsy Springer, the director of pension fund management (ext. 3620 or

If you are interested in finding out more about your individual benefit, please contact Pension Specialist Neil Courtemanche (ext. 8639 or or Pension Officer Jean Ouellette (ext. 8637 or

The following documents will provide you with some background on our plan, the legislation governing pension plans and trust funds in Ontario as well as the Ontario government's current strategy for pension reform.

Legislation Governing Pension Plans in Ontario and Canada:

Please take a look at the Income Tax Act and the Pension Benefits Act if you have any questions concerning legislation governing pension plans in Ontario and Canada.

Government and Media News Releases Concerning Pensions:

Please take a look at the current provincial government's news releases on pensions.

Government news release August 24, 2010: Further strengthening pensions

Government news release August 5, 2010: University pension plans on a sustainable track

"Pension Conversion Fallout Lands in Court", Globe and Mail, September 8, 2010