US - TIAA-CREF Institute, part of the TIAA-CREF financial services organisation, has announced the appointment of Harold Evensky, a financial planning practitioner and industry spokesman, as chair of its financial advisor advisory board.
The board consists of 12 professionals in the financial advisory community, including financial planners and investment advisors, institutional service providers, and academics. The board was established in 1999 to assist TIAA-CREF and the TIAA-CREF Institute in forming an intellectual and strategic alliance with financial advisors in order to better serve shared clients.
The TIAA-CREF Institute was founded in 1998 to foster research and education to support the lifelong financial security of individuals and their families.
Evensky is a principal of Evensky, Brown & Katz, a wealth management firm in Coral Gables, Florida.
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