About Newport Group

Lynn Atkinson

Chief Financial Officer

As Chief Financial Officer, Lynn Atkinson leads the firm’s finance team, overseeing all finance-related activities, including corporate finance, treasury, credit, cash management, tax, risk management, financial and managerial accounting, internal controls, budgeting and forecasting, financial planning and analysis and regulatory reporting.

Lynn has extensive experience in the financial services industry and has held leadership roles with a number of well-respected institutions, including Morgan Stanley. Prior to joining Newport Group, Lynn was managing director and global chief operating officer for State Street Global Advisor’s defined contribution business. In that role she helped define the vision, mission and strategy of the company’s defined contribution business.

Lynn earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Vermont and her master of business administration from the University of Virginia.

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Newport Group, Inc. and its affiliates provide recordkeeping, plan administration, trust and custody, consulting, fiduciary consulting, insurance and brokerage services. Fiduciary consulting services are provided through Newport Group Securities, Inc., an SEC-registered investment adviser and FINRA-registered broker-dealer, and Newport Group Consulting, LLC, an SEC-registered investment adviser. Newport Group Securities, Inc. and Newport Group Consulting, LLC are affiliates of Newport Group, Inc. All securities transactions are provided through Newport Group Securities, Inc., in its role as broker-dealer. All fiduciary consulting services are provided through the registered investment advisers. When offering variable insurance products, Newport Group Securities, Inc. acts solely in its capacity as a broker-dealer. Trust and custody services provided by Newport Trust Company, a New Hampshire state chartered trust company and wholly owned subsidiary of Newport Group, Inc.