As a foundation for serving the needs of his clients, Reed built a very diverse experience base during a thirty-year career with Lincoln National Corporation (LNC). An actuary by professional training, his experience includes such varied positions as LNC Corporate Actuary, LNC Director of Strategic & Financial Planning, Interim Director of LNC Human Resources and Director of Regional Marketing Offices. Reed holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University, where he graduated with honors from the School of Business. He also earned a Masters in Actuarial Science, with honors, from the University of Michigan Graduate School of Business. Reed is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries, a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries and has served in related professional leadership roles.
Reed’s current involvement in the Fort Wayne community includes serving as Chair of the Metropolitan YMCA Board and the Chair of Church Council and Finance Committee of Trinity English Lutheran Church.
Reed and his wife Susie are both life-long residents of Fort Wayne, where they have raised three children. In his free time, he enjoys time with family as well as staying active with many, varied outdoor activities.