Portal Conductor: Nevin E. Adams, JD

Nevin E. Adams, JD

Nevin is the American Retirement Association’s Chief of Communications and serves as Editor in Chief of NAPA Net and NAPA Net the Magazine.

Previously he was the Employee Benefits Research Institute’s Director of Education and External Relations, Co-Director of EBRI’s Center for Research on Retirement Income and Director of the American Savings Education Council.

Nevin spent a dozen years as Global Editor-in-Chief of PLANSPONSOR magazine and PLANSPONSOR.com, as well as the PLANADVISER Europe and PLANSPONSOR Europe magazines. He was the creator, writer and publisher of PLANSPONSOR.com’s NewsDash, and was instrumental in launching the publication’s popular and distinctive conference series.

He also worked at Northern Trust in Chicago in a variety of management roles, culminating in the development of a proprietary recordkeeping platform, and at Wachovia Bank, leading their defined contribution/recordkeeping businesses.

He has been honored three times by the National Association of Government Defined Contribution Administrators (NAGDCA) with their Media Recognition Award (in 2002, 2004 and 2013), and was listed as one of the Most Influential People in Defined Contribution by the 401kWire for five consecutive years.

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Nonqualified deferred compensation plans are once again emerging as a critical plan design opportunity that a growing number of advisors are focused on, including a majority of respondents to this week’s NAPA Net reader poll.   Read More

Do You ‘Do’ NQDC Plans?

Nonqualified deferred compensation (NQDC) plans are once again emerging as a critical plan design opportunity – and one on which a growing number of advisors are focused. This week, we’d like to know if NQDC designs are in your portfolio.   Read More