Karen Y. Yasukawa AIF®, CIMA® joins the Retirement Advisor Council

East Granby, CT – Karen Yasukawa has joined the Retirement Advisor Council.

The Retirement Advisor Council is pleased to announce that Karen Yasukawa, Senior Vice President, Investments with The Kikawa Group at Raymond James has joined the Council effective January 1, 2019.

Ms. Yasukawa has been a leader in the retirement industry for thirty years. Inspired by the challenge of things not easily accomplished, Yasukawa set her sights on helping her clients achieve the retirement confidence they are looking for. Her approach to retirement planning is client-focused.  Overall, The Kikawa Group at Raymond James is committed to working within the retirement industry to enhance value for sponsors and participants alike through a thoughtful approach to programs and process.

Joining the Retirement Advisor Council is a valued opportunity to discuss trends, significant industry issues, and personal journeys that, I believe, can lead us to be an even more important and influential voice for positive change,” said Ms. Yasukawa. “I am clearly very excited about joining such a prestigious group.

To learn more about The Kikawa Group at Raymond James, visit https://www.raymondjames.com/thekikawagroup

About The Retirement Advisor Council

Formed in 2009, the Retirement Advisor Council is a national organization that advocates for successful qualified plan and participant retirement outcomes through the collaborative efforts of experienced, qualified retirement plan advisors, investment managers and defined contribution plan service providers.  To advance its mission, the Council undertakes initiatives in the areas of research, public relations and promotion, general public education, regulatory positions and practice management.  The Council accomplishes this mission by:

  • Identifying duties, responsibilities, and attributes of the Professional Retirement Plan Advisor.
  • Sharing professional standards with plan sponsors who are responsible for the success of their plans.
  • Providing collective thought capital to decision makers, product providers, legislators and the public.
  • Giving voice to the retirement plan advisor community
  • Offering tools to evaluate advisors to ensure the quality of services provided.

Retirement Advisor Council is a brand of EACH Enterprise, LLC.  Learn more at www.retirementadvisor.us