Garrett D. Anderson, PPC®,
Garrett Anderson is the Vice President of Mid-Atlantic Operations with Plan Sponsor Consultants. Plan Sponsor Consultants www.plansponsorconsultants.com, is a nationally recognized award-winning, independent retirement plan consulting firm with offices in Alabama, D.C., Maryland, Virginia, Georgia, and Michigan, affiliated with LPL Retirement Partners and Global Retirement Partners (GRP).
While attending Towson University, Garrett worked in the family employee benefit consulting practice. Shortly after graduation in 2011, he successfully passed the Series 7 and Series 66 exams to become licensed as a Financial Advisor. Working alongside his mother, Terry Anderson, Garrett is the 5th generation of his family to join the financial services industry. Most recently, Garrett served as Assistant Vice President with LPL Financial, the largest independent advisor network, Corporate headquarters. During his time at LPL Financial, Garrett was the Regional Director for Retirement Partners East Coast efforts to deliver Worksite Financial Solutions to Retirement Plan Sponsors. In this role, he worked with the top LPL advisors on the East Coast and retirement plans of all sizes. With this experience, Garrett’s mission is to assist retirement plan sponsors in developing retirement plan design strategies, meeting fiduciary best practices, alleviating employee financial stress through financial wellness programs and improving participant retirement readiness.
Garrett is a Professional Plan Consultant. The Professional Plan Consultant® (PPC®) Designation Training course teaches advisors a framework for managing successful and compliant 401(k) plans. Financial advisors who successfully complete the training and exam are eligible to apply for the PPC® Designation, demonstrating to clients and prospects their knowledge of ERISA requirements for employer-sponsored retirement plans and ability to carry out plan services.
Garrett is devoted on becoming a specialist in this field and an honest representative of the financial services industry. He is currently studying for his CFP designation. When he is not in the office, he enjoys traveling with his wife, playing lacrosse in the Howard County men’s league, and mountain biking throughout Patapsco State Park with friends.