Meet Our Assistant Administrators

Carla Gatlin
Assistant Administrator

Carla joined the PPA team as an Assistant Administrator in August 2017. She has worked in the retirement plan administration industry since February 2009.

Outside of work, Carla loves traveling with her family and friends. She also enjoys watching her kids play competitive sports, and she attends any and all local professional games. Go Seahawks!

P: (253) 759-8354, ext. 119,  F: (253) 759-8417  
E: CarlaG@ppatpa.com

Kurt Schremser
Network Support Specialist / Assistant Administrator

Kurt joined PPA in July 2009.  Since graduating from the University of Puget Sound, Kurt has acquired nearly 18 years of experience in the pension and financial services industries.  In addition to his plan administration reponsibilities, Kurt supports the firm's technology and network operations with a genuine focus on client and operations service.

P: (253) 759-8354, ext. 140,  F: (253) 759-8417  
E: KurtS@ppatpa.com

Michele Riddell
Assistant Administrator

Michele joined the PPA team as an Assistant Administrator in August 2017.  She is new to the retirement industry but has over 15 years of experience with Section 125/Cafeteria/Flex and HRA Plans administration.  

Michele moved to Washington from Denver, Colorado in the fall of 2016, so in her free time she and her husband take advantage of exploring all that this great state has to offer.

P: (253) 759-8354, ext. 146   F: (253) 759-8417  
E: MicheleR@ppatpa.com



Rachel Karn
Assistant Administrator

Rachel joined the PPA team in August 2017.  Having worked in a variety of industries since graduating from Pepperdine University in 1991, she has especially enjoyed working in the retirement Plan industry since 2009, five years as an Administrator.

In her free time, Rachel enjoys her family, raising her daughter, the beautiful four seasons of Washington, and of course, cheering on our Seahawks!

P: (253) 759-8354, ext. 129   F: (253) 759-8417  
E: RachelK@ppatpa.com