The Bottom Line of Disabilities: Second Panel

VIDEO January 28, 2015

Speaker / Author

Jan Bergeson

CRA Director, Ally Bank

Jan Bergeson is a seasoned legal and banking professional with more than 27 years of experience in advising many types of financial institutions, counseling senior management on complex legal and regulatory issues and presenting creative solutions to optimize business goals and minimize legal risk. Ms. Bergeson's extensive involvement in the Utah Industrial Bank industry started in 1985 and has included the chartering and insuring of numerous Utah Industrial Banks, advising on affiliate and holding company matters and other regulatory compliance issues. Ms. Bergeson received her J.D. and B.A. from Brigham Young University, magna cum laude. During her legal career, Ms. Bergeson ... Read More

Michael McKee

International Economics and Politics Correspondent, Bloomberg Radio/TV

Michael McKee is the International Economics and Policy Correspondent for Bloomberg TV and Radio, covering market and political developments, economic trends and central banks in the United States and around the globe. He was formerly co-host of Bloomberg Radio's daily "Surveillance" program, and the weekly political program "Bloomberg View."  McKee covered Congress, the White House, the Federal Reserve and the Treasury Department for Bloomberg News, and has written for Bloomberg Markets, Bloomberg Businessweek, and  He's been a regular at many international economic gatherings, including meetings of the G-7, the World Bank and IMF, APEC, and the World Economic Forum in Davos. Prior ... Read More

Stephen Sexauer

Chief Investment Officer, The San Diego County Employees Retirement Association

Stephen Sexauer is SDCERA’s Chief Investment Officer and oversees SDCERA’s $14 billion Trust Fund, investment team, and investment consultants. In addition to the day-to-day operation of SDCERA’s Investment Division, he also assists SDCERA’s Board with determining the Fund’s investment policies, strategy and asset allocation. Prior to joining SDCERA in 2015, Sexauer worked at Allianz Global Investors as Chief Investment Officer, US Multi Asset, of Allianz Global Investors Solutions, managing over $7 billion in multi-asset institutional portfolios and retirement income solutions. He is also the co-author of papers on retirement portfolios published in The Financial Analysts Journal, The Institutional Investor Journal of Retirement, ... Read More

Lewis Hower

Executive Director, James Lee Sorenson Center for Global Impact Investing

Lewis Hower is the executive director of the James Lee Sorenson Center for Global Impact Investing (SGII). Prior to the creation of SGII, Mr. Hower served as the marketing manager for the Sorenson Housing Opportunity Fund, an affiliate of Huntsman Gay Capital Impact, where he focused on fundraising and finance operations for the project which invests in the creation of affordable housing and finance products for the working poor of India. ​ Previously, Mr. Hower managed finance and operations for Unitus Investment Group where he worked in the development of innovative for-profit approaches to solving some of the world’s most profound social ... Read More

Peter A. Gold, Esq.

Principal, TheGoldGroup LLC

Peter A. Gold, Esquire is the founder and president of TheGoldGroup, LLC ( The consultancy brings businesses, colleges and universities, governments and not-for-profits together to create value, seize new opportunities, leverage assets, and reduce exposure to the risks created by today’s global economy principally through identifying “high value” initiatives and stakeholders in new institutes, centers of excellence and other initiatives. TheGoldGroup, LLC assists its clients to obtain their individual objectives better, quicker and in a more cost effective and efficient manner. Representative projects for clients located in Arizona, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Ohio and Geneva, Switzerland include creating a road map ... Read More