The 2004 IA 25 actually comprises 26 names this year; President George W. Bush and his Democratic challenger, U.S. Senator John Kerry (D-MA) share one of the slots. Other members of the IA 25 include: advisors Harold Evensky, Deena Katz, Lou Stanasolovich, Roy Diliberto, and Sheryl Garrett; Joseph Velli (BNY Securities), Alfred West Jr. (SEI), Joseph Deitch (Commonwealth Financial), Don Phillips (Morningstar); Jay Lanigan (Fidelity Registered Investment Advisor Group), Deborah McWhinney (Schwab Institutional), and J. Thomas Bradley (TD Waterhouse Institutional Services); Marv Tuttle (Financial Planning Association); Eliot Spitzer (New York State attorney general), William Donaldson and Stephen Cutler (U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission); U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL) and Phil Angelides (California state treasurer); Mark Tibergien (Moss Adams); John Bogle (former chairman, Vanguard Group), authors Peter Bernstein, Bob Veres, and Andrew Gluck; and Joan Bavaria (Trillium Asset Management).
The full text of the IA 25 and a new list of those the magazine designated for honorable mentions can be found by clicking "In This Month's Issue" on this page.
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