Seminar Details

Thursday, May 2 2019
8:45am - 2:15pm

West Metro Fire Rescue Training Center
3535 S Kipling St.
Lakewood, CO 80235

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**Registration for this event is full. However we do have a wait list in the event that space opens up. To be added to the wait list, please email Anthony Baker with your name and contact information.**

FPPA's 2019 Pre-Retirement Planning Seminar

A free full-day event dedicated to building a strong and safe retirement

Navigating the ins and outs of retirement planning can be a very complicated undertaking. The staff at the Fire & Police Pension Association of Colorado understand this and are here to help. Join us for this full-day retirement seminar specifically tailored for our members, the firefighters and police officers of Colorado.

If you are within 10 years of retirement or recently retired, this seminar is for you!

Can't attend this one? Join us for our Western Slope seminar in summer 2019! Separate invitation to come.

Schedule of Events

8am - 8:45am: Check-in (coffee provided)

8:45am - 9:00am: Welcome Remarks  |  FPPA Staff

9:00am - 9:50am: Be Sure You Know Where Your Assets and Hard-Earned Money Will Go!  |  Harley Look, Jr.
Harley is an owner of the estate planning law firm of Katz, Look & Onorato, P.C., where he limits his practice to tax and estate planning. Harley will explain why it is important to have an estate plan in place with excellent anecdotal examples. Estate planning is not just for the wealthy!

9:50am - 10:00am: Break

10am - 10:50am: Crushing Retirement Myths: What we really need to know when we leave the job  |  Jaime Brower, Psy.D., ABPP
Dr. Jaime Brower is a licensed clinical psychologist working out of Denver, Colorado. She is American Board Certified as a specialist in the area of Police & Public Safety Psychology. Dr. Brower has devoted her career to working with those in law enforcement, corrections, detentions, fire, military, and other high stress occupations, as well as ensuring the health and wellbeing of their family members. She further specializes in risk and threat assessment, school violence and hostile workplace investigations. Dr. Brower is particularly passionate about training and consulting with agencies regarding best practices for enhancing resiliency and wellness.

10:50am - 11:00am: Break

11am - 11:50am: Social Security: With You Through Life’s Journey  |  Josh Weller
Josh is a Public Affairs Specialist for the Denver Regional Communications Office of Social Security. Josh will review general Social Security benefits as well as spousal benefits. This session would be useful to anyone who has paid into Social Security through a past (or current) employer, or whose spouse has paid into Social Security. In addition, he will provide information on Medicare and address other pertinent topics.

12:00pm - 1:00pm: Lunch (Provided)

1:00pm - 2:00pm: Pre-Retirement Planning 101  |  FPPA Staff

2:00pm - 2:15pm: Closing Remarks  |  FPPA Staff


If you have questions about this event, or would like to RSVP, please contact Anthony Baker at or call (303) 770-3772 ext. 6450.