School Districts and COVID-19: Fighting to Stay Healthy

Top administrators will discuss the physical, mental, and financial wellness of their districts

CENTENNIAL, Colo.September 8, 2020 — A mix of school district administrators, from both large and small school districts in the western United States, are coming together on September 16, 2020 (virtually, of course!) to share how their districts are fighting to stay healthy during the pandemic.

The administrators will specifically discuss the physical, mental and financial well-being of their district employees and families and what their district is doing to help combat the effects of the pandemic. Panelists will also share insights and strategies developed in response to the crisis resulting in healthier employees and students.

Participating administrators include Dr. Lisa Gonzales, Chief Business Officer, Mt. Diablo School District in Northern California, Dr. Frank Miranda, Ed.D, Superintendent of the Colton Joint Unified School District in Southern California, Michael J. Ramirez, Deputy Superintendent of Schools for Denver Public Schools in Colorado, and Nora Gutierrez, Superintendent for the Tolleson Union High School District in Arizona. The panel discussion will be led by Tom Davis, Director of Business Development at the Center for Educational Innovation (CEI).

This complimentary webinar is presented jointly by IPX, an innovative solutions provider for 403(b) and 457(b) retirement plans that is committed to improving employee financial wellness and literacy, and by CEI, a non-profit organization dedicated to serving the education community.

About IPX and FPS Group, LLC

FPS Group, LLC operates out of Centennial, CO. Its flagship offering is the Investment Provider Xchange (“IPX”), which is a single-source, end-to-end solution for providers in the 403(b) and 457(b) plan markets, offering the benefits of a multiple-provider approach with the simplicity of a single provider. IPX combines a technology platform for fund trading, recordkeeping and online account access with a custom plan design and third-party administrator support. Features include transaction processing for contributions, distributions and participant loans, aggregated participant data accessed via an award-winning, robust web portal and the ability to access mutual funds and annuities on one platform. Custodial services are offered via FPS Trust Company, LLC, a non-depository Colorado trust company. 

About CEI

The Center for Educational Innovation (CEI) is a nonprofit education organization located in New York City. A recognized leader in advancing meaningful reforms in public education, CEI’s mission is to make the school the center and driving force of public education reform and innovation. We work directly with teachers, school leaders, and the community to create the schools their children need to succeed. Our vision is to help build a public education system where every child has access to an excellent school. To that end, we provide support services and programs for public schools as well as online communications to inform the general public about what is going on in our public schools and how we can all help build excellence in public education.


Susan Baber, CFP®
Director of Marketing, FPS Group


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