Tom Lastuvka

Tom Lastuvka

Co-Founder
Tom co-founded Qualified Plans Consultants, LLC (QPC) in 2003 and has over 27+ years of experience working with retirement plans. He is responsible for the firms’ day-to-day operations, including employee management, administration, compliance, consulting, and with marketing the firm's services in eastern Iowa, Illinois, and Minnesota.

Tom has earned his Qualified 401(k) Administrator (QKA) professional designation sponsored by the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries (ASPPA), as well as the Certified Plan Financial Specialist (CPFS) designation from the College for Financial Planning. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, with a major in Finance.

Prior to starting QPC, Tom held a similar position with a local third party administration firm. Before that, he worked as a financial planner and Registered Representative with Waddell & Reed in Des Moines, Iowa. He also served as an Administration Specialist, Training Specialist, Assistant Manager, and Manager at The Principal Financial Group in Des Moines, Iowa, in Defined Contribution administration divisions that handled 401(k), 403(b), 457 and nonqualified retirement plans. The best way to reach Tom is via his cell phone: (515) 371-1861 or tom@401k-qpc.com