Biography of Our CEO

David A Ponder, QPA is a 33-year member of ASPPA (American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries) and maintains the profession designation of QPA (Qualified Pension Administrator). Dave's experience includes 14 years as a Regional Pension Manager and Qualified Pension Administrator for a major provider and another 5 years as the Regional Sales Director for NYLIM (New York Life Investment Management LLC).

Dave founded the Ponder Financial Group in 2001 and has achieved the Top of the Table designation with MDRT (Million Dollar Round Table), the Premier Association of Financial Professionals and is a member of the President Council with New York Life.






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