About Douglas M. Farr & Co., Inc.

Since 1977, Douglas M. Farr & Co., Inc. has provided businesses across the country with retirement plan administration, record keeping, and actuarial services. Whether you’re a single-person sole-proprietorship or a multinational corporation with hundreds of employees, we have the expertise, experience, and cutting-edge tools to provide your business with timely and affordable retirement plan solutions.

Our retirement plan experts have experience in designing and administering all types qualified retirement plans including:

  • 401(k) Plan
  • Profit Sharing Plan
  • Comparability Profit Sharing Plans
  • Defined Benefit Plan
  • Cash Balance Plan
  • Consulting

Please explore our website to learn more about our company and our services.

Our People

Our team of professionals have extensive experience in the pension and retirement field. Our staff regularly attends continuing education seminars to keep abreast of the latest pension law changes. We are committed to providing our clients with courteous and responsive personalized service.

Emily S. Vincent, President

Emily, Doug’s daughter, is President of Douglas M. Farr & Co., Inc. She graduated in 2002 from Pacific Lutheran University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. Throughout her high school and college experience, Emily was very active in athletics. She achieved many awards in cross-country, soccer, and track/field. After graduating from college, Emily was determined to compete in a marathon, and, on March 21, 2010 she completed the Los Angeles Marathon in a time of 3:38:40, which qualified her to compete in the elite Boston Marathon. Emily’s next goal is to run the original marathon in Greece in November 2017. When she is not running, she enjoys spending time in her hometown of the Crescenta Valley with her husband, Matt, and 1-year-old daughter, Ellie.

Emily is currently studying to receive her Certified Pension Consultant accreditation from the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries. Her primary duties at Douglas M. Farr & Company, Inc. include plan design, plan takeovers, document preparation, and plan administration. Emily enjoys meeting new clients and educating them on retirement plans so that they may obtain their retirement objectives. She looks forward to growing the family business for many years to come.

Douglas M. Farr, Senior Advisor

Doug founded Douglas M. Farr & Co., Inc. in 1977, and over the past 40 years he has supervised the design, implementation, and maintenance of hundreds of defined contribution and defined benefit plans. Doug holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Carthage College (Wisconsin) in Economics having worked in both public and private accounting. To this day he remains actively engaged in continuing education amidst the ever-changing landscape of pension law. In his spare time Doug enjoys the great outdoors, in particular fly-fishing and bird-watching with the Pasadena Audubon Society. He is a proud father of three and grandfather of four.

Nick Farr, Retirement Plan Administrator

Nick, Doug’s son, manages the ongoing administration of defined contribution plans, including all aspects of Internal Revenue Code compliance. He works directly with clients and their employees to streamline the administration and payout processes. Nick earned his BA at Northwestern University and is currently studying to earn his Certified Pension Consultant accreditation with the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries. When he’s not in the office, he can be found enjoying the California weather out on the golf course.

Marilynn McCurdy-Hansen, Retirement Plan Administrator

Marilynn has worked as a retirement plan administrator at Douglas M. Farr & Co., Inc. for more than 20 years, and has been in the retirement and benefit administration fields for over 40 years in total. She currently works on the annual administration of defined benefit and defined contributions plans.