Douglas A. Vogel is a Financial Services Executive with Lee, Nolan & Koroghlian, a MassMutual firm and a Registered Representative with MML Investors Services, LLC. He is also a SpecialCare Planner, with MassMutual’s SpecialCare Program, a national network of planners dedicated to helping families plan for their children or other dependents with special needs. He was the co-founder of SNAP, Special Needs Advocate for Parents, a national non-profit public benefit corporation dedicated to improving the quality of life for children of all ages who have special needs and their parents or caregivers, by serving as a resource that empowers them through information, education advocacy and referrals. SNAP was acquired by United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) on July 9, 2008. Doug has authored numerous articles on advocacy and special needs estate planning and is nationally recognized as one of the leading professionals on estate planning for families with children or other dependents with special needs. He has been featured in many publications such as the New York Times, Bloomberg Wealth Manager, Forbes, The Special Parent, Reuters and CNN Money. Vogel has worked for over 30 years in the financial services industry.
Doug is a member of the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD); Florida’s Voice on Developmental Disabilities (FVDD); Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities Planning Committee; and Autism New Jersey. He is also the Chair of the Self-Advocacy and Post-Secondary Education Steering Committee of The Palm Beach County Special Needs Advisory Coalition (SNAC); an associate member of the Area 9 Family Care Council Florida-Palm Beach County and a member of the Board of Directors of the The Kids Needs Foundation.
Vogel received a BA in Political Science from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, in Charleston, SC. He resides in Highland Beach, Florida with his wife and daughter who has special needs.
Local firms are sales offices of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual), and are not subsidiaries of MassMutual or its affiliated companies. Douglas Vogel is a registered representative of and offers securities through MML Investors Services, LLC. Member SIPC (www.SIPC.org). Supervisory Office: 250 Pehle Ave., Suite 405, Saddle Brook, NJ 07663 (973)237-0100. Domiciled in Florida. California Insurance License Number: 0775629
The Citadel (1981-1985), B.A. Political Science
Affiliations & Memberships
Board Member, The Kid's Needs Foundation
Member/Chair, Self-Advocacy and Post-Secondary Education Steering Committee of The Palm Beach County Special Needs Advisory Coalition (SNAC)
Member, National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)
Florida’s Voice on Developmental Disabilities (FVDD)
Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities Planning Committee
Associate Member, Area 9 Family Care Council Florida-Palm Beach County
- Special Care
- Investment Strategies
- Insurance Strategies
- Estate Planning
- College Funding Strategies
- Risk Management Strategies
- Financial Education
- Charitable Giving
- Retirement Income Planning
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