Skip To The Main Content
Event Overview

Mid-West LCF 2022

Jun 29, 2022
01:00 PM - 05:00 PM CST/CDT
The Gwen, A Luxury Collection Hotel

Register today for the Mid-West Leadership Council Forum and Networking Luncheon in downtown Chicago! Members doing business in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin are encouraged to attend and join the conversation to hear from industry experts on critical issues impacting PEOs.

1:00 - 1:30 pm                                                      

Networking Lunch and Welcome and Introductions
Bob Cerone, CEO, Cognos HR, & NAPEO's Mid-West Leadership Council Chair

 1:30 - 1:45 pm  NAPEO Update: Strategic Planning Overview
Pat Cleary, President & CEO; NAPEO

 1:45 - 2:00 pm  Illinois Secure Choice Program Update
Christine Cheng, Director, Secure Choice

 2:00 - 2:30 pm  IRS ERTC Update
Wendy Katz, Chief Financial Officer, Questco

 2:30 - 3:30 pm  Employment Law Update for Region
Gordon Berger, Partner, FisherBroyles, LLP

 3:30 - 5:00 pm  Mid-West State Updates

  1. Advancing the NAPEO Model Act
  2. Introduction of Contract Lobbyist in Iowa
       a. Christopher Rants, Policy Works, LLC (Former 
            IA Speaker of the House)
  3.  Formation of an IA Task Force/Working Group
  4. Overall Plan from July - December 2022                
  1. Pay Data Reporting Requirements/Proposed Regulations
  1. Review of 2022 Legislative Activity
  2. Discussion of 2023 Legislative Activity
  1. State Update
  1. State Update

 5:00 pm  Adjournment


Come in the day before and join your industry peers for a night at the iconic Wrigley Rooftops to cheer on the Chicago Cubs. Additional fee required, register while registering for the Mid-West LCF!

For questions contact Melony Stevens, Manager, Events & Education, at

amwins2022new200 metlife_sponsor prism_sponsor
risk_sponsor   slavic_sponsor