PHOTO: Allison Adams, BS, BA

Allison Adams [ BS, BA ]

Allison Adams has served on the Board of the Nurses Educational Funds since 2006. She is a member of NEF’s Nominating Committee and Co-Chair of the Website & Social Media Committee. She has over 20 years experience in the financial services industry. Ms. Adams is the Head of Client Solutions at Training and Consulting Consortium; a network of SME’s (subject matter experts) specializing in asset management, capital markets and banking offering training and consulting services to top financial institutions globally. Previously she was Chief Subscription Officer of Source Media, publisher of American Banker. Ms. Adams was Head of Content engagement and publishing for CFA Institute, which has over 160,000 members in over 60 countries. For the majority of her career, she was Managing Director and Group Publisher of the Institutional Investor Journals (now IPR Journals), including the prestigious Journal of Portfolio Management. The Journals are written, edited and read by the premier global innovators of the financial community including renowned academics, portfolio managers, hedge fund managers and institutional investors. Ms. Adams supervised new product development for the division and oversaw every aspect of the business.

Ms. Adams was a Vice President at Bear Stearns on the High Yield Trading Desk. She started her career at Credit Agricole (f/k/a Credit Lyonnais). She studied Finance and French at the University of Rhode Island where she received a BS degree from the School of Business and a BA degree in French.

Ms. Adams lives in New York City with her family.