The South Atlantic Conference includes the states of Kentucky, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Mississippi. 

Kentucky SAC Board Members:
Kim Harrell                            Rebekah Zemo
270-230-7175                     859-618-7376
South Atlantic Conference 2020 (SAC)
Into new information and meeting new carriers from different states? Join us for the South Atlantic Conference! We have seminars for the newest employee to the almost-retired! Come enjoy one-on-one time with national officers and giveaways from Atlanta Postal Credit Union! With a great location at the Crowne Plaza near the Atlanta Airport, 1325 Virginia Ave., Atlanta, GA 30344, just a short drive from many area attractions. A free shuttle to and from the airport is provided by the Crowne. Reservations are open and the dates are January 25-27, 2020. Room rates are $99. plus tax and the number to call is 888-233-9527 (toll free) or 404-768-6660. Cutoff is January 7, 2020. New seminars are being planned and will include TSP and the Five Mistakes on Retiring, Health Benefits for the retirees, RCA seminar and a Labor Seminar on PTF's and Formula Offices. So make plans to join us at SAC, as you can a little something for everyone is being planned. 
Rebekah Zemo, KYRLCA Sac Board Representative

On October 12, 2019, a motion passed at the KYRLCA Board meeting stating any KYRLCA member in good standing that attends all
of the sessions of SAC on Sunday and Monday and turns in a hotel receipt in their name, will receive up to $200.00 per diem unless
compensated by another entity. This is to assist in the expenses of attending the meeting not necessarily to pay for the full cost of
attendance. Any failure to comply will result in forfeiture of compensation for the Conference.
South Atlantic Conference Qualifications are as follows:
• Members must be registered prior to the beginning of each business session.
• No member may answer roll call for another member.
• There will be no partial payment for the day.
• In order to receive this allowance, all members must remain at the meeting until all sessions of the business day are
• The State President can call for a roll call of members at any time during a session. The roll call is done by the designated
person, quietly during the session. It is recommended that members sit in close proximity to the state group for attendance
purposes. In addition, the designated person can arbitrarily take attendance at any time.
In the event that the member undergoes a catastrophic or life changing event (i.e. death in the family, birth of a child/grandchild,
injury or illness to self or family) the membership in attendance at the conference would have the authority to pay the member’s
compensation by 2/3 vote.
Any challenge of a member’s attendance or qualification for any this meeting will be addressed by the State Board at its next
In order to receive this compensation, please complete this form and return it to Donna Cissell, State Secretary/Treasurer, within
30 days of the close of the conference. Hotel receipt is required for payment.
Effective June 30, 2019, the RAFT
program has been discontinued
by the National Board
Due to the RAFT (Recruit A Friend Today) program
being discontinued by the National Board, the KYRLCA
will not be paying any recruiting incentives for new
Also please be advised with this change at the national
level, the incentive of 3 months free to new members on
dues withholding was reduced to 2 months free, starting
July 1, 2019.
Therefore, all members, including academy trainers,
will no longer receive the incentive for recruiting new
members. If there is a change in this situation, an
announcement will be made on the website, in the
newspaper and on the Facebook page.
TSP Webinar
The State Board is excited to offer the TSP Webinar to be held on Saturday, February 8, 2020, at 6:30 CST at the Winter Booster
Meeting in Murray, KY. The webinar will be presented by a Representative of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board.
There will be an opportunity for questions and answers at the end of the webinar. Whether you are recently hired, or a retiree, or
anywhere in between, the information presented will benefit you, especially with the recent changes made in the TSP program.
Mark your calendar and make plans to attend.