Pentegra's Senior Leadership Team


John E. Pinto
President & Chief Executive Officer
John E. Pinto is President and CEO of Pentegra Retirement Services. An integral part of Pentegra’s management team since 1991, John has played a vital role in shaping the culture of the Pentegra organization and upholding the values-integrity, responsibility and a focus on our clients’ success-essential to the Pentegra brand. His vision has helped lead the organization to become one of the nation’s largest multiple employer plan providers and most experienced institutional fiduciaries. Since joining Pentegra, Pinto’s creative talent and energy have been the driving force in continually expanding and improving the company’s retirement plan solutions and have resulted in a number of significant acquisitions, doubling Pentegra’s size, with over $9 billion in assets under management today.

With more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry, he has spent much of his career not only developing strategic plans but also executing tactical solutions. Prior to becoming Pentegra’s President and CEO, Pinto was the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, responsible for overseeing Pentegra’s defined contribution operations, defined benefit operations, and information technology and finance areas. He first joined the organization in 1991 as Comptroller, and quickly rose to the position of Treasurer in 1994. He was promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in 2001, and Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer in 2008. In 2009, he was named Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.

John holds an M.B.A. in Finance from Sacred Heart University and a B.S. in Accounting and Business Administration from Kings College.