Pentegra Retirement Appoints SVP, National Sales

March 27, 2012 ( - Pete Swisher joined Pentegra Retirement Services as senior vice president, national sales.

Swisher brings more than 15 years of industry expertise to Pentegra with a background that not only includes knowledge of retirement plan operations and business models, but also expertise working with financial advisers to build successful retirement practices.

Prior to joining Pentegra, Swisher was with Unified Trust, where he was vice president of Advisor Services and senior institutional consultant. He is also the author of 401(k) Fiduciary Governance: An Advisor’s Guide.

Swisher graduated from the University of Virginia in 1988, where he was selected for the Echols Scholar Program. He accepted a commission in the U.S. Marine Corps and served in the first Gulf War as executive officer of an infantry company. He left the Marines as a captain in 1993.