Leah Sardiga, FSA

Consultant | Actuary

Leah joined the team in 2016. As the lead on our forecasting and pricing process, she develops plan design and contribution strategies for clients to balance corporate goals and employee needs. She performs other data analysis and projections as well, whether it’s estimating the impact of integrating benefits during an acquisition or evaluating and negotiating stop loss proposals. Her diverse skill set allows her to act as the day-to-day consultant for several clients, handling the vendor management aspect and providing ongoing support.

Prior to joining the firm, Leah was a consulting actuary with BPS&M in their health and welfare practice. She developed expertise in the retiree medical space, particularly with the valuation and reporting of retiree medical plan liabilities. Leah also performed rate settings for self-insured plans, IBNR calculations, and network discount analysis.

Notable
• Fellow of the Society of Actuaries, Member of the American Academy of Actuaries, and Fellow of the Conference of Consulting Actuaries.

• On steering committee of WEB’s Northeast Ohio chapter, as well as founding member and co-chair of its young professionals group.

• Vice-chair of the Emerging Leaders of the Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland, a group of young professionals who raise awareness and support for the House.

Education
• Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and Economics – Case Western Reserve University

Personal
In her free time, Leah enjoys biking, working out, and exploring Cleveland’s food scene.

CONTACT
Cleveland Office
24651 Center Ridge Rd, Suite 110
Westlake, Ohio 44145

Phone: 440.892.2600
Fax: 440.892.8920
Email: info@chelkogroup.com

Columbus Office
Phone: 614.869.4140

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