Mr. Pittman is Vice Chair of NSIIP' Board and Advisor to NSIIP's Texas Advisory Board and retired from PIMCO, formerly a Senior Vice President & Southern Regional Director for PIMCO Institutional Services in California for 15 years. Prior to PIMCO, he was a Senior Vice President & Regional Director with The Northern Trust Company in Chicago, Bank of America in California, and Republic Bank in Dallas.
Mr. Pittman is on the President's Council of SouthWest Benefits Association (SWBA), a Founding Director of the National Society of Institutional Investment Professionals (NSIIP), and a Founding Member of the Texas Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems (TEXPERS). He was an Adjutant Professor at George Washington University's Pension Institute in D. C., on the Pension World Advisory Board in Atlanta, on the American Bankers Association Corporate Services Board in D.C., and the Texas Bankers Association in Austin. He has also been involved in the Pensions & Investments/P&I Institute, NCTR, NCPERS, TEXPO, SCTR, and Southern Employee Benefits Conference as well as many Dallas community and church Boards and volunteer activities.
He has 43 years of institutional investment, banking & finance experience, holds a Bachelors in Accounting Degree from the University of Texas and a Graduate Banking Degree from Southern Methodist University (SMU) where his thesis was on ERISA/1974. He also graduated the AMA Corporate Executives Course/Wharton University, and attended many PIMCO Quarterly Cyclical & Secular Investment Forums as well as industry educational conferences.