2018 CPPC Annual Conference

CPPC would like to congratulate the
2017 recipient of the John M. Sopranuk Award:

Boulder Fire & Police MPPP


John M. Sopranuk was a 30 year veteran of Aurora (Colorado) Police Department.  In 1986, Lt. Sopranuk initiated withdrawal of the City of Aurora - Police from the state retirement system; to what is now a 401(a) Pension Plan.  A trustee with the plan since 1989, he served continuously as President of the Board of Trustees since 1990.
Since 1991, Sopranuk testified in judicial and local committee hearings, as well as numerous Colorado General Assembly legislative committees concerning administrative pension policy and state law relative to retirement plans and fiduciary responsibilities.  John was often a requested guest panelist, speaker and subject matter expert for national and Colorado retirement plan conferences and seminars
John M. Sopranuk
1957 - 2012 


The John M. Sopranuk Award was created by CPPC to recognize a Colorado public sector retirement plan sponsor representative, who demonstrates excellence in the pursuit of fiduciary responsibility. The recipient of the 2018 John M. Sopranuk Award will be announced and presented at the 2018 CPPC Annual Conference in Beaver Creek, CO, August 28 - 31, 2018.

Download a John M. Sopranuk Award nomination form!