John Malcolm Merrill FCA FSA EA

Consulting Actuary, Nyhart

Contact Information
4935 S Dante
Mesa, AZ 85212
Phone: 3039456678
Malcolm is a Senior Consulting Actuary. He started his career in 2007 focusing primarily on large single employer pension plans and gradually expanded his area of practice to include church and governmental pension programs as well. Malcolm's current primary area of focus is on the funding, design, administration and compliance of non-electing Church pension plans. Malcolm volunteers with the Conference of Consulting Actuaries and is currently serving on their professionalism committee. Malcolm is a Fellow of the Conference of Consulting Actuaries, an Enrolled Actuary, and a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries. He earned his bachelor’s degree in actuarial science and economics from Brigham Young University.
CCA Member Since 2017
Annual Meeting Program Committee
Strategic Planning Committee

703 - Fiduciary Considerations in Annuity Placements 2024 CCA Annual Meeting (October 30, 2024)

401 - 415/417 2024 CCA Annual Meeting (October 29, 2024)

Plan Administration: EPCRS and SECURE 2.0 2023 CCA Annual Meeting (October 17, 2023)

Suddenly Funded 2023 CCA Annual Meeting (October 16, 2023)

Working With the PBGC 2022 CCA Annual Meeting (October 19, 2022)

Ethics 2022 CCA Annual Meeting (October 18, 2022)

ASOP 56 2021 CCA Annual Meeting (October 27, 2021)

Gray Areas of Professional Judgement 2021 CCA Annual Meeting (October 27, 2021)

The Gray Area of Professional Judgement 2020 CCA Virtual Annual Meeting (October 19, 2020)

The Changing Workforce and the Future of Retirement 2019 CCA Annual Meeting (October 30, 2019)

Plan Administration - Beyond the Basics 2019 CCA Annual Meeting (October 29, 2019)

ASOP 51: How Does Risk Look Now? 2018 CCA Annual Meeting (October 23, 2018)

Strategies to Alleviate Plan Overfunding 2018 CCA Annual Meeting (October 22, 2018)

Plan Exit Strategy 2017 CCA Annual Meeting (October 24, 2017)