About Us

Thomas O’Connor

President & Chief Executive Officer

Mr. O’Connor is President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Fiduciary Counselors Inc. He has over 13 years of experience, 10 with Fiduciary Counselors, addressing complex accounting, financial and legal issues. Mr. O’Connor is a member of the company’s Investment Committee, where he takes the lead on a number of company stock monitoring assignments, and the Litigation Committee, which is responsible for reviewing settlements under Prohibited Transaction Exemption 2003-39. He is also active in the firm’s annuity selection assignments. He has extensive knowledge and expertise in ERISA fiduciary matters.

Prior to becoming President of Fiduciary Counselors, Mr. O’Connor was the company’s Controller, responsible for overseeing the company’s accounting procedures, budgeting, and both internal and external financial reporting. He has also served as the company’s Chief Compliance Office, responsible for internal compliance and interaction with regulatory authorities.

Prior to joining Fiduciary Counselors in 2007, Mr. O’Connor was the Controller at Trusted Edge, Inc., a private software development company specializing in document retention and e-discovery products. He was responsible for all aspects of the company’s financial reporting and day to day operations. He has also worked as one of the primary accountants for a private family office associated with a high net worth individual and as a financial consultant and legal counsel to a full service creative marketing agency. Mr. O’Connor has taught ERISA Law and Accounting for Lawyers as an adjunct professor at the George Mason University School of Law.

Mr. O’Connor received his B.S.B.A. magna cum laude in Accounting from Georgetown University, his J.D. from George Mason University School of Law, and his LL.M. in Taxation (with distinction) with a Certificate in Employee Benefits Law from Georgetown University Law Center. He is a member of the Virginia State Bar, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA), and the American Bar Association (ABA). 

CONTACT INFORMATION
Thomas O’Connor
President & Chief Executive Officer
Fiduciary Counselors Inc.
One Metro Center
700 12th Street NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20005
Tel: (202) 558-5145
Email: thomas.oconnor@fiduciarycounselors.com
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