Certified with The American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries (ASPPA).


To ensure accuracy, 100% of plan administration services receive comprehensive reviews.


Our staff has over 100 years of combined consulting and administration experience.

About Master Benefit Group, Inc.

Master Benefit Group, Inc.’s business philosophy is built upon a foundation of credibility, confidence and competence.

Formed in 1991 as an independent third-party administration firm, we are experts in plan design and administration of qualified retirement plans, including 401(k), Profit Sharing, ESOP, Defined Benefit, 403(b) and 457 Plans.

We specialize in the technical aspects of qualified plans and do not sell any investment products. This avoids any conflict of interest issues and allows our clients to work with their current financial adviser.

In the complex pension field, it is vital to stay abreast of constantly changing IRS and DOL rules and regulations. Our highly diverse client base, with their equally diverse objectives, helps us to stay on the leading edge of retirement plan breakthroughs and efficiencies.

The founder of the firm, Brenda K. Mallicoat, CPC, QPA has over 30 years of experience in the employee benefits and accounting fields. She holds the following designations from the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries (ASPPA):

  • Certified Pension Consultant (CPC)
  • Qualified Pension Administrator (QPA)

She has also served as the St. Louis coordinator and instructor for the Society, teaching semester-long pension classes for five years.

Services We Provide

The professional staff members of Master Benefit Group, Inc. have more than 100 years of combined administration and consulting experience.

Our credentials and experience make us one of the most accomplished firms in the Midwest. Melissa A. Comer, Vice President, has been with the company over 25 years and oversees compliance operations.

Master Benefit Group, Inc. is dedicated to providing accurate, timely services. To ensure accuracy, 100 percent of plan administration services are reviewed by professionals using comprehensive review checklists to ensure compliance with IRS and DOL rules and regulations.


(314) 270-4200

11166 Tesson Ferry Rd, Suite 205
St. Louis, MO 63123-6966