Retirement expert (and Wilton High School grad) Jamie Kalamarides will speak at the Kiwanis Club luncheon today, Wednesday, Oct. 26. Kalamarides is head of the Full Service Solutions business unit of Prudential Bank and Trust and also CEO of Prudential Bank and Trust, a unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. His business delivers retirement plan solutions for public, private and non-profit organizations.

Kalamarides has more than 20 years of experience managing retirement plan platforms and investment solutions. He has deep knowledge of the full service business and is an advocate in Washington, D.C. for new approaches to solving financial security challenges. He has been recognized as one of the “Most Influential People in Defined Contribution” and his expertise includes expanding access to retirement plans, savings adequacy, guaranteed income and pensions.

Kalamarides is also the son of John Kalamarides, the president elect of Wilton Kiwanis, and member of the Board of Finance. In addition to being a WHS grad, he is also a graduate of Colgate and Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business Administration.

Kiwanis meets every Wednesday 12-1:30 p.m. for lunch at the Episcopal Presbyterian complex on New Canaan Rd.. For more information about attending the Kiwanis lunch, contact Bud Taylor at 203.354.0208.