NAPA Net Staff

Nevin Adams

Editor in Chief

Nevin is the author of the "Inside the Numbers" column for NAPA Net the Magazine. He also serves as Editor in Chief of the magazine and NAPA Net.

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John Ortman

Managing Editor

John is ASPPA’s Director of Communications. He has primary responsibility for all content on the NAPA Net portal, overseeing the Portal Conductors and ensuring that appropriate editorial standards are met. He also writes for the portal and the NAPA Net Daily e-newsletter.

John’s career as a writer, editor, journalist and publishing executive spans more than 20 years, with a focus on HR, employee benefits, retirement plans and benefit sales. He’s served as Editor in Chief at Employee Benefit Advisermagazine and as Associate Publisher and Editor in Chief at Thompson Publishing Group, where he launched the company’s pension and benefits product line. He’s also been a freelance writer and editor and a publishing consultant.

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Erik Vander Kolk


Erik is responsible for recruiting and maintaining relationships with advertisers on NAPA Net and the NAPA Net Daily e-newsletter, as well as firms that sponsor video and other content on NAPA Net.

Erik has served as Group Publisher at Asset International, publishers of PLANSPONSOR and PLANADVISER, and as Group Publisher of Institutional Investor News. Previously, Erik was the Advertising Director for and He is involved in nonprofit organizations, which takes him to East Africa every fall to help train pastors and church leaders and to help in economic development. Erik graduated from Northwestern University in 1992, and did his post-graduate work at the London School of Economics and Political Science.

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Renato Macedo

Advertising & Editorial Coordinator

Renato is responsible for the coordination and support of advertising, directories, editorial, webinars and research for NAPA Net.

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