Bill Jasien

Executive Chairman, NACo FSC

Bill spent 20 years with ING, and served as President of the Government Business Division and Executive Vice President of the U.S. Retirement Services business. He has held a number of executive positions including the Head of U.S. Retail Markets, Head of U.S. Customer Operations and Senior Investment Officer.

Bill was recently nominated by President Obama and confirmed by the U.S. Senate to serve on the board of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board (FRTIB). He also recently received a gubernatorial appointment to the board of the VA 529 College Savings Plan. In 2007, Bill was nominated by President Bush (43) and confirmed by the U.S. Senate to serve on the board of the Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC), where he continues to chair the multi-billion dollar investment committee.

Prior to joining ING, Bill served in the administration of President George H.W. Bush (41) in a number of capacities, including Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Treasury for Finance and Management and Assistant to the President.

Bill is a 1985 graduate from James Madison University. He served on the JMU Board of Visitors from 1996–2004, concluding his term as the Vice Rector. He and his wife, Kathy, who is also a 1985 graduate from JMU, reside in Clifton, Virginia. They have four children: Trexler, a First Lieutenant in the U.S. Army and recent graduate from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point; Alexandra, a recent graduate of the University of Alabama; Hunter and Chapman, both of whom are Midshipman at the U.S. Naval Academy.

Stronger Counties. Stronger America.

About NACo

The National Association of Counties (NACo) strengthens America’s counties, including nearly 40,000 county elected officials and 3.6 million county employees. Founded in 1935, NACo unites county officials to:

  • Advocate for county government priorities in federal policymaking
  • Promote exemplary county policies and practices
  • Nurture leadership skills and expand knowledge networks
  • Optimize county and taxpayer resources and cost savings, and
  • Enrich the public’s understanding of county government.

Mission

Strengthen America’s counties.

Vision

Healthy, safe and vibrant counties across America.