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Committed to Our Mission to Benefit Society

Our leadership team brings diverse experience from decades in financial services, academia, and for- and nonprofit organizations. Their perspectives and expertise help accelerate our impact.

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George Nichols III

CAP®

President and Chief Executive Officer
The American College of Financial Services

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Gwen Hall

PhD

Executive Vice President and Provost

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Todd M. Schoon

JD, CLU®, ChFC®

Executive Vice President and Senior Advisor to the President

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Deborah Eskridge Glenn

MSM, MA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Senior Vice President of Administration and Chief Human Resources Officer
Interim Executive Director, American College Center for Economic Empowerment and Equality®

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Mark Montgomery

CPA, CFA

Chief Financial and Risk Officer

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David Stoeffel

ChFC®, CLU®

Senior Vice President, Business Development

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Jared Trexler

Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer

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Carol Parlin Prushan

Senior Vice President, Advancement and Alumni Relations

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Katie McGowan

Katie McGowan

EdD, PMP®

Vice President, Institutional Effectiveness and Impact

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Robert Moldoff

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer

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Elizabeth Gray

EdD

Vice President, Institute for Learning Innovation

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George Nichols III

CAP®

President and Chief Executive Officer
The American College of Financial Services

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Gwen Hall

PhD

Executive Vice President and Provost

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Todd M. Schoon

JD, CLU®, ChFC®

Executive Vice President and Senior Advisor to the President

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Deborah Eskridge Glenn

MSM, MA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Senior Vice President of Administration and Chief Human Resources Officer
Interim Executive Director, American College Center for Economic Empowerment and Equality®

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Mark Montgomery

CPA, CFA

Chief Financial and Risk Officer

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David Stoeffel

ChFC®, CLU®

Senior Vice President, Business Development

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Jared Trexler

Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer

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Carol Parlin Prushan

Senior Vice President, Advancement and Alumni Relations

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Katie McGowan

Katie McGowan

EdD, PMP®

Vice President, Institutional Effectiveness and Impact

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Robert Moldoff

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer

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Elizabeth Gray

EdD

Vice President, Institute for Learning Innovation

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Stewards of Our Mission and Vision

Joe Bergan
Edward Jones 

Scott L. Berlin, FSA
New York Life

Wallace E. Boston, Ed.D.
American Public University System, Inc.

Brandon Carter, CLU®, ChFC®, CFP®
USAA

Lisa Davis, MSM
1847Financial

Edward G. Deutschlander, CLU®, CLF®
North Star Resource Group

Kristin Ferguson
Securian Financial Group

Matt Foran
StoicLane, Inc.

Ellen Rinaldi, CLU®
Vanguard (Ret.)

Timothy J. Gerend, JD
Northwestern Mutual

Salene Hitchcock-Gear, JD
Prudential

John M. Howard
Truist Insurance Holdings

Michael V. James
NFP

Michelle D. Johnson
Lt Gen United States Air Force (Ret)

Cheri Lytle
JP Morgan Chase

Brad Montgomery, CPCU®, RICP®, FLMI®, HIA, CASL
State Farm

George Nichols III, CAP® 
The American College of Financial Services

Kristi Martin Rodriguez
Nationwide Financial

Todd M. Schoon, JD, CLU®, ChFC®
The American College of Financial Services

Matthew Spriggs
Truist Insurance Holdings 

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Supporters of Our Mission and Vision

George I. Connolly, JD, CLU®, ChFC®, Securian  

Susan M. Cooper, MSM, CLU®, ChFC®, CFP®, CAP®, RICP®, Prudential  

Mike Corey, LUTCF®, MJC Venture, Inc.

Patrick Corey, The Corey Search Group

J. Scott Davison, CLU®, ChFC®, OneAmerica 

Michael C. Davidson, MSM, CLU®, CAP®, State Farm (Ret)

Louis P. DiCerbo II, LUTCF®, CLU®, ChFC®, DiCerbo P.C.P. and Associates, Inc.

John DiMonda, CLU®, ChFC®, Lincoln Financial

Anthony J. Domino, Jr., MSFS, CLU®, ChFC®, CAP®, Associated Benefit Consultants, LLC

Harris Fishman, CLU®, ChFC®, MassMutual

R. David Fritz, Jr., CLU®, Executive Benefits Network

Lee M. Gammill, Jr., CLU®

Nic Gorey, Rocketer

Randall H. Harbert, CLU®, State Farm (Ret)

Rodger K. Johnson, MSFS, ChFC®, CLU®, CFP®, CAP®, RICP®, Johnson Financial Group

Fred Jonske, CAP®, Insurex  

Joseph W. Jordan

Gloria LaGrassa, CLU®, ChFC®

Paul A. LaPiana, CFP®, MassMutal

Leon L. Levy, CLU®, Leon L. Levy & Associates

Richard A. Liddy, CLU®, General American Life (Ret)

James J. Meehan, MSM, 1847 Financial (Ret)

James A. Mitchell, CLU®, ChFC®, IDS Life Insurance Company (Ret)

Knut A. Olson, CLU®, Federal Life Insurance Company

Robert B. Plybon, CLU®, ChFC®, Plybon & Associates, Inc.

J. Greg Reber, Pacific Life

Michael “Mickey” Rosenzweig, CLU®, ChFC®, Rosenzweig Financial Services 

Albert J. (Bud) Schiff, CAP®, CLU®, RICP®, Alvarez & Marsals

Jayne N. Schiff, MSFS, CLU®, ChFC®, REBC®, CAP®, ChHC®, Schiff Benefits Group, LLC

Mike Scovel,  MSM, CLU®, ChFC®, New York Life
 
Aaron Seurkamp, Protective Life Insurance Co.

Joel A. Shapiro, MSFS, CLU®, ChFC®, Bartmon, Shapiro and Associates, Inc.

Frederick J. Sievert, MSM, Ret. New York Life 

Joseph Sparacio, LUTCF®, CLU®, CLF®, MassMutual

Paul E. Vignone, JD, CLU®, ChFC®, LLM, Penn Mutual

Scott A. Winslow, MSFS, ChFC®, CLU®, RICP®, AEP®, CCFC, President, Nabell Winslow Wealth Management

Michaela Scott, MSFS, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®, RICP®, Vice President Borislow Insurance

Terry E. Parham Jr., CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®, WMCP®, Secretary, Innovative Wealth Building

Heather Welsh, CFP®, AEP®, MSFS

Michael Bitton, CFP®, CLU®, RICP®, CIMA®, CPWA®, Pacific Life

Leslie Calkins, CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®, RICP®, MSFS, CAP®, State Farm

Darin S. Fass, CLU®, CLF®, New York Life

Chad Franks, CLU®, ChFC®, CLF®, FSCP®, LUTCF®, New York Life

Joshua A. Gonzalez, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®, Modern Wealth Strategies

Carolyn Humphrey, RICP®, CLF®, Empowered Financial Strategies

Maurice Miller, Jr., CFP®, ChFC®, Mass Mutual

Juliet A. Pinkerton, ChFC®, CLU®

Soraya Morris, ChFC®, LPL Financial

Jay Mota, CFP®, CDFA®, ChFC®, WMCP®, Ameriprise

Bianca O’Brien, CLF®, LUTCF®, CLTC®, New York Life

Jim Petersen, Ph.D., MSM, MSFS, CFP®, CLF®, ChFC®, CLU®, CASL®, RICP®, WMCP®, ChSNC®, CRPC®, CAP®, AEP®, CPMBC, Emeritus Member, The American College

Matthew Price, CLU®, ChFC®, Priceless Coaching

Kimberlee Riley, CAP®, The Catholic Foundation of Central Florida

John Rocco, MSFS, CLU®, Emeritus Member, New York Life

Jayne N. Schiff, MSFS, CLU®, ChFC®, REBC®, CAP®, ChHC®, MPS, Emeritus Member, Schiff Benefits Group, LLC

Jason Austell, MSFS, ChFC®, CLU®, CASL®, RICP®, CAP®, ChSNC®

Christopher Sitek, CLU®, ChFC®, RHU®, REBC®, CASL®, CLTC®, North Star Resource Group

Wendy Swanson, RICP®, CLTC®, NSSA certificate holder, Senior Market Sales

Stephanie Tsang, CFP®, ChFC®, CPA, North Star Resource Group 

Kimberly Turner, Ph.D., MSFS, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®, CAP®, AEP®, The Retirement Planning Doctors

Beady Waddell III, JD, MCA, LL.M, MS, ChFC®, CLU®, Western & Southern Financial Group

Maxwell Waletich, CFP®, ChFC®, RICP®, Allianz Life

Sahar Pouyanrad, ChSNC®

Lauren Yamaoka, CAP®, The Fuller Foundation