Benefits Consultant Honored by Central Penn Business JournalHARRISBURG, PA - Harrisburg, PA – April 2, 2012 - Conrad Siegel Actuaries, delivering comprehensive employee benefits services, is pleased to announce that its partner, Janel Leymeister, has been named a winner of the 2012 Women of Influence. Ms. Leymeister was nominated by Conrad Siegel Actuaries and was selected as one of the top nominees by the judges for her leadership and achievements within their organization, as well has her contributions to the community. As a Benefit Consultant and Partner with Conrad Siegel Actuaries, Ms. Leymeister provides consulting and administrative services for 401(k) plans, ESOPs, and other defined contribution retirement plans. She also chairs the Defined Contribution (DC) Committee, which oversees operations and business development for the firm’s DC line of business. Ms. Leymeister is a graduate of Leadership Harrisburg Area (LHA), whose mission is to engage, develop, and mobilize a diverse group of skilled leaders to shape the region’s future and strengthen communities. Since 2007 she has served on the LHA board, currently as Secretary and a member of the Executive Committee. Janel is also a Charter Member of the Servant Leadership Society of LHA. Ms. Leymeister is also actively involved with the Capital Region Literacy Council (CRLC), whose mission is to expose pre-kindergarten children in low-income areas to reading. She currently serves on the CRLC board as Treasurer. The Women of Influence program recognizes women leaders in the midstate who are influential in their companies, industries and communities, and have solid reputations based on their experience, integrity, leadership, and accomplishments. As an award winner, Janel will be recognized at an event on Friday, May 11 at the Hilton Harrisburg, as well as in a publication to be inserted in the May 18 issue of the Central Penn Business Journal. A complete list of the honorees will be published in the March 9th issue of the Business Journal. “We are so proud of Janel for receiving this prestigious honor,” said John Jeffrey, fellow partner who chairs the firm’s business development committee. “We admire not only her leadership and vision at Conrad Siegel Actuaries, but her devotion to the community.” Conrad Siegel Actuaries is one of the largest employee benefits firms in Pennsylvania providing organizations with retirement & investment services, investment advisory, health & welfare, and other post-employment benefits and consulting. The third annual Women of Influence Awards is a program of the Central Penn Business Journal and is sponsored by: Comcast Business Class; Comcast Spotlight; Eckert, Seamans, Cherin & Mellot, LLC; Highmark Inc; Mountz Jewelers; F&M Trust; JEM Group, LLC; Sun Motor Cars and FGV Media. For more information about the Women of Influence Awards or to register to attend the awards reception, visit www.CPBJnow.com/events or contact Alyssa Dinberg at AlyssaD@journalpub.com or (717) 236-4300. About Conrad Siegel Conrad Siegel Actuaries is one of the largest and most respected employee benefits firms in Pennsylvania. Recognized as both an industry leader and a trusted advisor, the firm stands apart by offering unbiased, fee-based services backed by careful attention to detail. Conrad Siegel partners with its clients to offer a comprehensive source for all employee benefit needs. For more information, please visit www.conradsiegel.com.