The latest numbers are in and Jean Young is excited to share the positive impacts target-date fund adoption is having on participants, especially younger investors.
Jean A. Young, CPA, is a senior research associate with the Vanguard Center for Investor Research. Her research topics include the design of employer-sponsored retirement programs and the psychological and behavioral aspects of participant decision-making. She is also the lead author of Vanguard’s annual research report How America Saves. Before her current position, Ms. Young was a client relationship manager in Vanguard’s defined contribution recordkeeping business. Ms. Young earned a B.A. in business administration from Franklin & Marshall College and an M.S. in taxation from Widener University. She is a Certified Public Accountant.