About the Association

Advisory Committees

Application for Interdisciplinary Advisory Committee

The ESOP Association has a special class of committees known as “Advisory Committees.” These committees are comprised primarily of members of the Association who work in the area of their Committee’s jurisdiction. The Advisory Committees play important roles in developing services for members of the Association. If you are interested in serving on a Committee, please contact the Chair of the Committee. 

Guidelines for The ESOP Association Advisory Committees


Chair of the Advisory Committee's Chairs Council:

Chair, Lynn H DuBois, ESOP Law Group


The Association has six Advisory Committees:

Administration (Chair, Dolores Lawrence, Blue Ridge ESOP Associates) 

Interdisciplinary Advisory Committee on Fiduciary Issues 
(Chair, Brian Ippensen,

First Bankers Trust Services, Inc.)

Finance (Chair, Marcus R. Piquet, AmbroseAdvisors)

Legislative & Regulatory   (Chair, Danielle Montesano, First Bankers Trust Services, Inc.)

Ownership Culture (Chair, Jason Wellman, ESOP Partners)

Valuation (Chair, Andrew S. Ward, Stout Risius Ross, Inc.)