NTSA Names Neese as New Executive Director
The National Tax-deferred Savings Association has named Brent P. Neese as its Executive Director, effective immediately.
Neese joins NTSA with nearly a quarter century of experience specializing in public and tax-exempt 403(b)/457(b) retirement plans, both as an advisor and in senior management roles with two of the industry’s leading providers.
“Brent brings to ARA and NTSA a wealth of knowledge and decades of dedication to the industry working with advisers, plan sponsors and participants,” said Brian H. Graff, Esq., CEO of ARA. “His extensive executive leadership experience and his recent work as Vice President of the National Association of Governmental Defined Contribution Administrators will make him an immediate asset to NTSA members and NTSA strategic partners at a pivotal time for the industry.”
Neese was most recently Senior Vice President at Empower Retirement (Great-West Financial), where he led more than 350 associates across the United States and the Territory of Guam in serving nearly 2.6 million customers through 24 state retirement plans, and more than 9,200 local governments. He was Vice President for the National Association of Governmental Defined Contribution Administrators (Industry Committee), and is an Associate Member of the National Association of State Retirement Administrators. Neese holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Jacksonville University (Florida).
Additional information is available at http://www.ntsa-net.org/About/NTSA-Staff