Thank you for attending our VERY SUCCESSFUL 31st Annual  Pension and Financial Services Conference. We look forward to your participation in 2021!

SAVE THE DATE! We will be hosting a virtual Diverse Manager Forum on February 25, 2021. You don't want to miss it!

The National Association of Securities Professionals (NASP) is the premier organization that assists people of color and women achieve inclusion in the financial services industry. NASP:
  • Connects members to industry leaders and business opportunities; 
  • Advocates for policies that create equal representation and inclusion;
  • Provides educational opportunities; and 
  • Works to build awareness about the value of ensuring that people of color and women are included in all aspects of the financial services industry.

NASP was founded in Chicago in 1985 by Maynard H. Jackson, Felicia Flowers-Smith, Joyce M. Johnson & Donald Davidson. The organization has grown to become a resource for diverse professionals within the financial services industry. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., NASP currently has 11 local chapters throughout the United States and boasts a membership of over 500.

NASP Leadership


Ronald C. Parker joined NASP as President and CEO in November 2019. For more than six years, Parker served as President & CEO of The Executive Leadership Council where he led the organization through unprecedented growth in the areas of membership, brand relevance, program development, and organizational & financial stability. He has been an active member of the organization since 1995, serving on both the Executive Leadership Council and the Executive Leadership Foundation Boards of Directors for several years. Parker held numerous senior executive and C-Suite roles at PepsiCo, Inc. during his 30-year tenure with the organization. In 2010, he retired from PepsiCo, Inc. as SVP, Human Resources/Labor Relations & Global Diversity & Inclusion. 

 Diverse Manager Forum Save the Date February 25, 2021



NASP Board Chair, Guy Logan, discusses "slow progress of increasing diversity" on Wall Street 

Wells Enterprises Announces New Appointment To Board Of Directors; Gwendolyn Hatten Butler Brings Financial Expertise And Diversity. Read the full report here:

Join the NASP - New York Chapter in our 23rd Annual Wall Street Hall of Fame. We look forward to your participation.

NASP NY Wall Street HoF

NASP NY Wall Street HoF

NASP NY Wall Street HoF