John Hammond, CEP, AST Equity Plan Solutions, Senior Vice President of Strategic Initiatives
John joined American Stock Transfer in 2010 to provide strategic direction for its product, partnerships and industry relations. John has 11 years total in the stock plan industry. Prior to joining AST, John served in a variety of positions with Transcentive – Computershare for seven years in sales management, strategy, industry relations and product functions. Prior to his work with stock plan services and software, John spent 10 years in financial services within the financial planning and retirement plan sectors working as a personal financial planner and with ERISA and non-ERISA group plans. John has been a long-term member of NASPP and is a former President of the Carolinas Chapter of the NASPP. John currently serves on the Board of Review for the GPS project of the Certified Equity Professional Institute and has worked in a variety of volunteer and committee roles with the CEP Institute for the last 9 years. John has been a speaker at a variety of stock plan meetings and conferences on a wide range of issues surrounding equity compensation, administration and reporting requirements.
John earned his CFP designation in 1999 and his CEP designation in 2000. He received his B.A. from The University of Michigan