Keith Overly

Ohio Deferred Compensation

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Ohio Deferred Compensation


Keith Overly has been the Executive Director of the Ohio Deferred Compensation Program (Ohio DC) since 2003. Ohio DC provides a supplemental defined contribution plan to Ohio local and state government employees and administers over 200,000 participant accounts with assets in excess of $13 billion. Before joining Ohio DC, Keith had 29 years of local government service in Ohio and Michigan including chief financial officer in three cities and most recently, Deputy City Manager in Kalamazoo Michigan.

He has been an active member of the National Association of Government Defined Contribution Administrators (NAGDCA) since 2004, and currently serves on its Executive Board. He is also a member of the Governmental Finance Officers Association (GFOA), the Ohio GFOA, the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans, and the Defined Contribution Institutional Investment Association (DCIIA). He is also a past member of the GFOA Executive Board, served on the GFOA Committee on Retirement and Benefit Administration for 13 years. He has been a frequent speaker and panelist at professional conferences.

His education includes a B.A. from Wittenberg University and M.P.A. from the University of Dayton.