The Federal Association Planned Giving Council

The Planned Giving Council is composed of Knights and Dames who will serve as professional advisors to the members of the Federal Association. Their expertise is in the areas of estate planning, life insurance, annuities, tax law, and charitable foundations and who are willing to lend their expertise to members as they explore the best options for making a planned gift to the Federal Association—guiding them to the most appropriate resources.

Patrick J. Monaghan, III—Chairman
Baltimore, MD
President & CEO
Monaghan, Tilghman & Hoyle
Estate planning and asset management

John D. Becker
Mandeville, LA
Chairman & CEO
Becker & Suffern Companies
Wealth management firm specializing in estate planning

James K. Kelly
Charlotte, NC
Director of Development
Diocese of Charlotte

Patrick D. Whalen
Lancaster, PA
Northwestern Mutual Financial Network
Life insurance and Estate Planning

W. Shepherdson Abell, Jr., Esq.
Chevy Chase, MD
Partner, Furey, Doolan & Abell
Law firm specializing in estate planning

*Committee members will not seek out members for their own professional and personal gain.