Board of Trustees


Edward Oleksiak

Edward Oleksiak

Region VI Vice President

Ed Oleksiak leads Holmes Murphy’s national advisory group on healthcare reform. His extensive experience in managing administration, budgeting, planning of welfare benefit plans, and his legal expertise enables him to offer a unique perspective on legislative and compliance issues affecting employers.

Prior to Holmes Murphy, Ed served as vice president of HR for a $400 million retail business with more than 100 locations nationwide. He was responsible for all aspects of HR and safety including employment, labor relations, salary and benefits administration, organizational development, and regulatory compliance. Prior to that, he managed benefit plans for an employer with more than 10,000 active employees and 7,000 retirees.

Ed holds a B.S. in Mathematics/Computer Science from Walsh University, and an M.B.A. and J.D. in Corporate Law from the University of Akron. He served as president of Dallas AHU, is on the Texas AHU Board of Directors, was the chair of the NAHU Legislative Council, and is on the National Kidney Foundation’s North Texas Board of Directors.

Ed can be contact at eoleksiak@holmesmurphy.com or 214-265-6328.