Ken McDonnell

Ken McDonnell Program Director
Employee Benefit Research Institute
Washington, DC
(202) 659-0670, FAX (202) 775-6312

Ken McDonnell joined EBRI in June 1991 as a research assistant. Since then, his job functions have changed with the changing needs of EBRI's membership. Ken's current title is Information and Member Relations Associate. The duties that come with the position are: primary contact for information inquiries from member firms, academics, nonprofits, and state government officials; writing the monthly EBRI Fact Sheet; and lead author on EBRI's Databook on Employee Benefits. In addition, Ken has authored several Notes articles, chapters in the 5th edition of EBRI's Fundamentals of Employee Benefits Programs, and two Issue Briefs.

Prior to joining EBRI Ken worked as a staff assistant at the National Council of State Housing Agencies. Ken has a B.A. in International Relations and Russian History and M.A. in German History from Northern Illinois University.