The Center seeks to address challenges confronting the financial planning profession through research-based, actionable initiatives.


Workforce Development

The Center will attract and develop the next generation of financial planners to replace the retiring workforce.

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The Diversity Initiative will address the lack of gender and racial diversity within the profession so that it can meet the growing and increasingly diverse needs of the American consumer.

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Academic Home & Body of Knowledge

The Academic Home will offer opportunities for conducting, showcasing and publishing new research, adding to the financial planning body of knowledge.

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