Paris will now work with retirement plans and adviser groups in Colorado, Kansas, Kansas City, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. He has been an institutional consultant with Unified Trust Company since 2010. He primarily focuses on the state of Kentucky, where Unified Trust is headquartered.
In his expanded role, Paris will provide consulting services to advisers, sponsors and participants by promoting fiduciary best practices and delivering outcomes-based solutions to retirement planning. He will continue to serve plans and advisers in Kentucky.
“I am excited about the opportunity to extend Unified
Trust’s mission of helping people achieve a successful retirement outcome to
other regions of the country,” Paris said.
Before joining Unified Trust, Paris was the general manager/operations manager for a large railroad services company and brought with him multiple years of employee benefits experience from the plan sponsor perspective. He is an accredited investment fiduciary and is a graduate of William Jewell College in Liberty, Missouri.
Paris is the 2012-13 president of the Lexington (Kentucky) Employee Benefits Council and has spent several years on the program committee for the Louisville (Kentucky) Employee Benefits Council.