Christine Russell, Senior Manager, Retirement and Annuities

As a Senior Manager of Retirement and Annuities, Christine Russell is responsible for the development and management of retirement products, tools, and services at TD Ameritrade, with a particular focus on retirement income planning.

Before joining TD Ameritrade, Russell founded and managed a retirement consulting firm, Christine Russell Retirement Consulting, where she developed marketing and business-building programs for IRA and 401(k) plan products. Russell has over two decades of experience in the financial services industry, including running a full-service 401(k) business at Wilmington Trust, overseeing a Large Market 401(k) team at Vanguard, and launching the New Beginnings Retirement Income initiative at Bank of New York Mellon/Dreyfus Investments.

Russell earned her BA in Policy and Management at Dickinson College. She holds several retirement designations, including the QPA and QKA through the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries, the AIF through the Center for Fiduciary Studies, and the RMA through the Retirement Income Industry Association. She is Series 7 licensed.