Al HarrisConsultant

    Al has merged his practice, at ASH Benefit Consulting Group, with Benefex after 25 years of providing both Group Insurance and Retirement Plan consulting employers in the private and public sectors.  In the early part of his career he held sales and management roles with 2 major Canadian life insurance companies and later served as a Senior Consultant with an international HR consulting firm before starting his own firm in 1992.  An area of concentration and real leadership for Al has always been the integrated member education and counselling services he has provided members of Defined Contribution retirement plans.  Al has served on several United Way committees, the Edmonton Social Planning Council, Confederation Minor Hockey, and the board of Windermere Golf and Country Club.  He is a proud father of 2 wonderful adult children and 2 amazing grandchildren who he adores.