Employee Spotlight: Bill Barks

Bill Barks joined the Sponsel family in the fall of 2016, stepping in to serve as the Director of Retirement Plan Services.

Bill graduated from Indiana University with a degree in accounting, and has previously served at several public accounting firms in the Indianapolis area at the manager and partner level, heading up the employee benefits unit. For more than three decades, he has built strong relationships with clients, providing executive-level counsel and solutions to sponsors of retirement plans. He assists organizations with the design, implementation and administration of qualified retirement plans including profit sharing plans, 401k plans, cash balance/hybrid plans and cafeteria plans, as well as nonqualified retirement plans.

In regard to his life outside of work, Bill will be celebrating his 39th anniversary with his wife this Saturday! They have three grown children, two each with two grandkids living in Columbus, Indiana, and Colorado Springs. In addition to spending time with family, they enjoy renovating their home.