Richard Rust

June 28, 2017

Richard Rust serves as Executive Vice President at Amalgamated Life and as the Fund Manager for the National Retirement Fund. In this role, he oversees all matters relating to the Fund’s administration, performance, compliance and reporting.

Richard joined Amalgamated Life in 2008 with extensive experience as a Fund Manager. Specifically, he was the Fund Manager for the Textile Workers Pension Fund, the UNITE Textile Workers Pension Fund and the UNITE HERE Workers Pension Fund. He served in this role from 1990 to 2007 and was credited with strong oversight and effective management.

In addition to his fund management roles, Richard worked as a business agent and Associate Joint Board Manager with the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union (ACTWU) and the Union of Needletrades, Industrial and Textile Employees (UNITE).

He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Education from East Texas State University (Commerce, Texas).