Teamsters Joint Council No. 83 of Virginia

Health & Welfare and Pension Funds


Important Notice from MedExpert

MedExpert has partnered with Teamsters Joint Council No. 83 of Virginia Health & Welfare and Pension Funds to provide you the ability to shop for health care services! For too long, you have been in the dark about the cost of your upcoming health care. The Transparency in Coverage requirements will empower you to shop and compare costs among various providers before receiving care. This way, you can choose which medical provider to use based on network status, proximity to home and cost. Please click here to access MedExpert’s portal. If you have questions, please contact MedExpert at 800-999-1999.

Important Disability Notice

The fund is now offering direct deposit as an alternative payment method for members on short term disability. If you are interested in receiving future payments via direct deposit, please complete the STD EFT form found here and return it to the Fund Office with a copy of a voided check. Please contact the Fund Office for any additional information.

About Us

The Teamsters Joint Council No. 83 of Virginia Funds provide healthcare and/or retirement benefits to Teamster union members and their families predominantly residing in Virginia.

The Funds are multi-employer trust Funds and are administered by three Union Trustees and three Management Trustees. The Union Trustees are appointed by the Teamsters Joint Council No. 83 of Virginia and the Management Trustees are appointed by Transport Employers Association. The primary duties of the Trustees are to operate the Funds for the sole benefit of the participants and to manage the assets of the Funds in a sensible manner.

The Fund Office, located in Richmond, VA is comprised of 26 employees and serves the members of Teamster Local Unions 22, 29, 71, 101, 171, 322, 592 and 822 and their families.

Management Trustees
Eli Brown
W. Robert Davidson (Bob)
William A. Nations (Tony)
Union Trustees
John D. Farrish
James R. Smith (Jim)
James A. Wright
Executive Director
Joshua Todd, CEBS