NFP Advisor Services Recognizes NAPA Top Women Advisors

Thirteen NFP-affiliated advisors receive recognition on inaugural list

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NFP Advisor Services congratulates thirteen of its affiliated
female advisors for ranking among National Association of Plan Advisors’
(NAPA) Top Women Advisors. NFP Advisor Services provides wealth
management solutions, integrated technology and business consulting,
including compliance services, to independent financial advisors.

The NFP Advisor Services members honored on the inaugural list include:

All-Stars – Amalia “Molly” Beer of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.;
Kristen Deevy of Strategic Retirement Partners; Shelly Howard-Horwitz of
Vigilant Financial Partners; Ellen Lander of Renaissance Benefit
Advisors Group; Shannon Maloney of Strategic Retirement Partners; Marie
S. Marks of HRD Advisory Group

Captains – Amy Hanophy of CoBiz Financial; Jeanine Calandri of
Praxis Consulting.

Most Valuable Players – Lauren K. Bump of Arthur J. Gallagher &
Co.; Dorothy Campbell of ProVise Management Group; Mary Patch of
Partners Wealth Management; Pam Vanone of Chapman and Chapman

Rising Star – Karlynn Schramm of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

“We are proud to support a strong group of women who are leading the way
in the retirement space through the NFP Advisor Services platform,” said
James Poer, President of NFP Advisor Services. “We are committed to
providing our members with the full resources and tools they need to be
successful in a quickly evolving retirement plan industry.”

Eligible advisors were nominated by NAPA members and all nominees were
asked to address a series of qualitative and quantitative questions
about their work. A group of appointed judges made the selections based
on the nominees’ responses and placed the selected finalists in four
categories: All-stars, captains, most valuable players and rising stars.

NAPA is an affiliate organization of the American Retirement Association
that advocates for and supports the interests of retirement plan
advisors. The full list of this year’s Top Women Advisors can be found online.


NFP Advisor Services, a subsidiary of NFP Corp., and a leading
independent broker-dealer and RIA, empowers independent financial
advisors, including traditional and hybrid RIAs, to succeed and prosper.
With a culture rich in reinvention and advisor advocacy, we’ve developed
integrated business management technology that, combined with our
personalized consulting services, offers unmatched scale and efficiency
in the industry.

Our success as an advocate of independent financial advisors has led to
growing national recognition, including ranking No. 1 for
“High-Producing IBD Advisors” in the IBD Report
Card 2015.

Headquartered in the “Silicon Hills” of Austin, TX, NFP Advisor Services
offers an experience as unique as the city in which it resides. The firm
supports more than 1,400 independent financial advisors in delivering
sophisticated financial planning and investment services to their

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