Ted Beck joined the National
Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE) in Greenwood Village, CO, as president
and chief executive officer on October 1, 2005. NEFE is a private national
foundation dedicated to improving the financial well-being of all Americans.
Prior to this appointment, Mr. Beck served as Associate Dean of Executive
Education and Corporate Relations at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School
currently serves on the Wisconsin Alumni Association Board of Directors
and the national Jump$tart Coalition Board. He previously served as
Chairman of the Advisory Board of Directors of Gammex, Inc. and sat on
the boards of Keylab, Madison Committee on Foreign Relations,
International University Consortium for Executive Education, the
Graduate School of Banking, and the Wisconsin Public Utility Institute.
He also has served on the boards of Citicorp Securities, Inc. and the
is an alumnus of the UW-Madison School of Business where he earned his
M.B.A. in International Business in 1976. He served on the Wisconsin
Business Alumni Board of Directors from 1983 to 1985. He earned his
undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the University of
Notre Dame in 1975.