John C. Hindman, President of Wilshire Associates and Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, joined Wilshire in 2008. Mr. Hindman has spent his entire career in the financial services sector focused principally on strategic initiatives designed to enhance the profitability and growth of the firms at which he has worked. Mr. Hindman has held various executive level positions during his career. Most notably, he served as Executive Vice President of Finance for Allianz Global Investors, one of the largest investment management organizations in the United States, where he worked directly with PIMCO, Oppenheimer Capital, Nicholas-Applegate Capital Management, RCM Capital Management, and NFJ Investment Group. Additionally, Mr. Hindman has held the positions of Chief Financial Officer for Paul Hastings, Chief Financial Officer for eCloser, Director and Chief Executive Officer for Cypress Financial Services, and Vice President of Finance for West Capital Financial Services. He earned his CPA while working for Arthur Andersen and is a graduate of the University of Michigan where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting & Economics.