Few know and understand the Deferred Compensation Plan more than Tim Atkinson. With a deep knowledge of menu selection/style, core menu options, self-directed brokerage accounts, fees, rules, participant fund (trust) concerns, stable value history, and payroll file problems, Tim can hit the ground running and be highly effective from the first day. Tim has been a fiduciary working the deferred compensation field for thirteen years in multiple capacities. He was part of a team that won Plan Sponsor of the Year in 2014, several NAGDCA Leadership Awards, along with Marcom, P&I Eddy, Employee Publication Internal Communications, and Hermes awards. Tim has not sold life insurance or annuities, has not offered sales products other than fiduciary consulting to the 401, 403, 457 or DB market. Tim sat on the NAGDCA Board, currently sits on the NAGDCA Legislative Committee and Industry Roundtable, is a member of a 457 plan, and a former municipal employee. Additionally Tim was the Chair of a large metropolitan deferred compensation committee. No other consulting firm has a lead consultant with this experience.