Before retiring from Willis Towers Watson in 2016, Pete Neuwirth had over 35 years of experience as a retirement consultant with major employee benefits consulting firms. Since then, Pete has been actively involved in Financial Wellness research with a particular focus on the effective use of home equity to provide retirement income. Pete has a B.A. in mathematics and linguistics from Harvard College and is a Fellow of both the Society of Actuaries and the Conference of Consulting Actuaries. He served on the program oversight group for the SOA’s recent White Paper on “Optimizing Retirement Income by Integrating Retirement Plans, IRA’s and Home Equity” and is the co-author of “Integrating Home equity and Retirement Savings through the “Rule of 30”. He is a frequent speaker at professional conferences, and the author of “What’s Your Future Worth?” which was named by Wealth Management as one of the 10 best business books of 2015.