The ABCD’s nine members include practitioners from all main areas of actuarial practice and members of the five main U.S. actuarial organizations—the American Academy of Actuaries (the Academy), the American Society of Enrolled Actuaries (ASEA), the Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS), the Conference of Consulting Actuaries (the Conference), and the Society of Actuaries (SOA).

Each of the four primary areas of actuarial practice (casualty, health, life, pension) is represented by at least two members of the ABCD.

ABCD’s members are appointed to three-year terms by a Selection Committee, established in the Academy bylaws and chaired by the Academy President.

Current members

  • Areas of expertise: Retirement
  • Professional credentials: MAAA, EA, FSA, FCA
  • Phone number: 617-512-8983
  • Email:
  • Term expires: 2022
Biographical Summary

David Driscoll is a principal and consulting actuary at Buck, where he serves as a National Public-Sector Consulting Leader. He consults to a wide variety of public-sector clients.

Mr. Driscoll qualified as a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries in 1994 and an Enrolled Actuary under ERISA in 1989. He is also a Member from the American Academy of Actuaries and a Fellow of the Conference of Consulting Actuaries.

From 2003 through 2006, Mr. Driscoll served as a member of the Pension Committee of the Actuarial Standards Board, which develops and maintains the Actuarial Standards of Practice applicable to pension actuarial work in the United States. In 2015 and 2016, he serves as a member of the General Committee of the Actuarial Standards Board and in that capacity headed the task force that revised ASOP No. 23. He also serves as a member of the California Actuarial Advisory Panel.

Mr. Driscoll holds a baccalaureate degree from Indiana University and master’s degrees from the University of Rochester and Harvard University.