Your Financial Future:
2012 WISER Symposium
WISER's 2012 Symposium: Overcoming Retirement Hurdles: The Financial Realities for Women
WISER’s annual retirement security conference
December 6&7, 2012
WISER would like to thank our 2012 sponsors who helped make this event possible.
The following presentations are available for download:
Research Discussion: Improving Women's Financial Security
Jennifer Gregory, Senior Analyst, U.S. GAO
"Retirement Security: Older Women at Risk"
Lisa DeSimone, Senior VP, Head of Finance & Strategy, Lincoln Financial Group
"Women-Focused Strategies for Better Retirement Outcomes"
Sandra Timmermann, Executive Director, MetLife Mature Market Institute
"Grandparents Investing in Grandchildren: Financial Consequences"
Panel: Workplace Issues & Benefit Trends
Sarah Holden, Senior Director of Retirement & Investment Research, ICI
Jean Setzfand, Vice President, Financial Security, AARP
Brad Knox, Vice President and Council, Federal Affairs, AFLAC
Tim Knott, Senior Vice President, Employee Benefits, Assurant
Vicky Gordan, Vice President, U.S. Finance, Unum
Panel: Solutions to Old and New Problems
Diane Browning, WISER Rural Retirement Project, West Virginia
"Appalacian Savings Project"
Panel: Industry Keynote Perspective
Elaine A. Sarsynski, Executive Vice President, Retirement Services Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,
MassMutual International LLC
Pamela Everhart, Senior Vice President, Benefit Policy Development and Thought Leadership, Fidelity
Stig Nybo, President, Pension Sales & Distribution, Transamerica Retirement Solutions
Panel: Retirement Literacy: A Key to Financial Security for Women
Mathew Greenwald, President & CEO, Greenwald & Associates
Liza M. Tyler, Vice President, Account Management, New York Life
Jim Mahaney, Vice President, Strategic Initiatives, Prudential
Suzanna de Baca, Vice President, Wealth Strategies, Ameriprise Financial