Keith Steidle is the Managing Member of Steidle Pension Solutions, LLC and acts as the hands-on Managing Director for the firm. As a lifelong benefits advisor, Keith understands the challenges small business owners face running a successful business, while simultaneously trying to navigate the complexities of selecting, implementing and managing benefit arrangements like qualified retirement plans.
Since 1991, Keith concentrated on the retirement plan workplace with the vision of providing simplified and cost efficient plan administration solutions to better serve the retirement planning needs of both business owners and the employees who contribute to the success of their enterprise. Today, the firm serves over 1,500 plan sponsors and participants.
Keith is passionate about providing a high level of customer service with a personal touch and delivering results by following through on the commitments the firm makes to all its clients. He holds a Chartered Retirement Plan Specialist (CRPS) and Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) designation and is also a Registered Employee Benefits Consultant (REBC). Keith also has earned the prestigious Qualified 401(k) Administrator (QKA) credential from the American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries.
Keith is a graduate of Villanova University with a degree in Economics and Sociology and is a resident of New Jersey where he has lived with his wife and son since 2007. In his spare time, golf is his passion, and while he doesn’t anticipate “making the tour” anytime soon, he volunteers as a rules official for the Metropolitan Golf Association Regional Tournaments.
Jessica Girandola, Pension Administrator
Jessica Girandola is an Associate Administrator with Steidle Pension Solutions, LLC. Plan Administration, Loan Distribution, and Participant services are all important parts of Jessica’s day to day responsibilities. Jessica provides assistance with distributions and helps clients with their required minimum distribution calculations. Jessica specializes in providing a high level of Plan Sponsor attention for business owners who need additional assistance. She strives to provide excellent client service through diligent follow ups and keen attention to detail. She takes great pride in assisting clients with any questions or guidance they may need. Jessica enjoys singing, spending time with family, and outdoor adventures.
Amber Catanzaro, Associate Administrator
Amber Catanzaro’s focus as an SPS Associate Administrator is annual administration, Form 5500 and Plan Document services for our Plan Sponsor clients. Amber assists with calculating contributions for Plan Sponsors. Amber is adept at assisting Plan Sponsors with the enrollment of new participants and also provides transition services for new clients as they on-board to our firm. As an Associate Administrator, Amber strives to provide the highest level of service to allow our Plan Sponsor to maintain their Plans in compliance with retirement Plan rules and regulations.
Amber is the proud mother of four daughters and volunteers for their schools' Rec program and PTA during the school year. She enjoy spending the summers camping with her family.
Nicole Siessel, Associate Administrator
With a knack for numbers and an attention to detail, Nicole brings a high level of enthusiasm to Steidle Pension Solutions, LLC. Nicole assists Plan Sponsors with gathering and organizing census and other data essential to Plan Administration. She is always available to provide high customer service for our Plan Sponsors and Participants. As a proud wife and "puppy mommy", Nikki enjoys cooking and spending time with her family, Basenji and Black Lab in the outdoors. Although she has only cooked for family and friends, she has high hopes that the food network will one day offer her her very own cooking show. Some of Nicole's other bucket list items include writing a novel, starting a dog santuary, and raising a child.
Jenna Bass, Associate Administrator
As an Associate Administrator, Jenna Bass acts as liaison between Plan Sponsors and their Custodian Financial Institutions. Jenna also provides top-notch service for Plan participants. From Plan enrollments to rollovers, Jenna helps participants and Plan Sponsors alike with all service requests.
In her spare time, Jenna enjoys painting with water colors, riding horses, and playing piano. On the evenings she doesn't spend at the barn, she and her boyfriend enjoy bike riding around their quaint town.
Carla Orellana, New Business Associate
As an administrative assistant, Carla provides dedicated support for our Associate Administrators. She will help gather information for Plan Sponsors to complete their Annual Plan Valuations and Filing. Carla assists with SPS marketing efforts including preparing proposals and other new business activities. Carla enjoys hiking and kayaking around the Round Valley Reservoir and going to the gym after work.
Tanya Bianco, Administrative Assistant
Tanya commits herself to assisting the team members of Steidle Pension Solutions in all areas of our practice. She focuses on client service, billing and introducing new clients to our Administration Services. She prides herself in always bringing sunshine into our office and making our employees, participants and Plan Sponsors smile. Tanya loves to travel and enjoys working out.
Valerie Sinicrope, Supervising Administrator
Valerie Sinicrope provides guidance and support to our SPS staff. Valerie assists with all facets of 401k and Profit Sharing Plan Administration and provides support for SPS Defined Benefit Plan Sponsors. Valerie assists Plan Sponsors with Plan design questions, and is able to provide guidance on contribution formulas that provide for the most favorable allocation to business owners. She is currently in the process of obtaining her QKA designation though ASPPA. Valerie Lives in Easton with her daughters and 2 dogs. She enjoys golfing and coaching her daughter's softball team.