Fred writes the "Inside the Marketplace" column for NAPA Net the Magazine and is the Portal Conductor of the Service Providers station on NAPA Net. Fred was the driving force behind the launch of NAPA Net in 2012 and NAPA Net the Magazine in 2013, serving as their first Editor in Chief.
Fred is the founder and Executive Director of The Retirement Advisor University (TRAU), in collaboration with UCLA Anderson School of Management Executive Education. TRAU is focused on helping DC advisors build a sound and sustainable practice while incorporating state-of-the-art techniques like behavioral finance to improve plan outcomes. Previously, he was the founder, President and CEO of 401kExchange.
Fred holds Series 6, 26, 28 and 63 licenses. He is a regular speaker before various retirement industry conferences around the country and internationally, and was cited in 401kWire’s “Most Influential People in the 401(k) Industry” in 2012. He holds a BA in History from Boston College and a JD from Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University.