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Albert A. Fox

Senior Vice President and Executive Director Financial Advisor | NMLS#557500

Albert began his investment career in 1994 after earning his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance from Rutgers University.  As a Financial Advisor his primary responsibilities include client relationships, investment strategies, liability management, coordinating with accountants, estate attorneys and other professionals to shape clients’ full financial lives. He also oversees the team’s operational, marketing, and strategic planning.

Albert holds the Certified Financial Planner TM designation, awarded by the Certified Financial Planner TM Board of Standards, Inc., and the Certified Investment Management Analyst® SM (CIMA® R) designation from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley Albert spent 20 years with Merrill Lynch, where he designed curriculum and taught other Merrill Lynch Financial Advisors advanced techniques. He continues to speak at various industry forums and events as well as conduct educational seminars for individuals, families, and businesses.

Albert currently serves on the board and executive committee of the Philadelphia Freedom YMCA and on the development committee for Moorestown Friends School, where his three children attend. For his charitable work, Albert was selected by Registered Rep. Magazine in 2012 as one of ten Financial Advisors nationwide for its annual “Advisors with Heart” award. Most recently, Al has been named to the Forbes List of “Best-In-State Wealth Advisors List” since it originated three years ago.

In college and high school, Albert competed as a power lifter and was named an All-American and two-time Junior National Champion. He continues to enjoy sports, watching baseball and playing golf. Al’s passions also include wine, travel, theater, and times spent at the New Jersey shore with his family. He lives with his wife, Nikki, and their children, twins Zachary and Jackson and daughter Alissa, in Moorestown, New Jersey.

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BLDP Shadowing Days Application

After being notified of a match, students are responsible for providing personal information to the matched executive (e.g., current resume and cover letter with information on career ambitions). The information on this application is for internal use only, for us to match you as well as possible with and executive from among our alumni database.

BLDP Application

The Fall 2021 Application is now open! 

Priority will be given to applications received by Friday, April 2, 2021. Applications are accepted until all seats are filled. Space is limited, so apply early!

The seminar application process is our gateway for entry into the program. Upon acceptance into BLDP, students will be emailed their acceptance letter plus a special permission number allowing registration for the BLDP seminar.


Seminar applications are solicited each semester and require the following:

  1. Completed application form (at the bottom of this page),
  2. Personal essay
  3. Two (2) letters of recommendation (one academic; one other)

Rutgers-Camden students are invited to apply to apply for enrollment in the BLDP seminar. All applicants are expected to meet both of the following selection criteria:  (1) have sophomore standing or above and (2) have an overall GPA of 3.0 or above. First-semester transfer students will be evaluated based on their GPA earned at Rutgers. Students who fail to meet these admission criteria may still be allowed to apply for (and possibly enroll in) the BLDP seminar, but they will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

The director balances evaluations to make final decisions on people accepted for the seminar (up to a maximum of 15-20 each semester).

Students who are admitted to the BDLP are required to adopt the BLDP Code of Conduct. A signed contract is required from each student.

Students may count activities toward “leadership units” that were initiated prior to taking a seminar, as long as those activities occured primarily during their enrollment in their academic program.

Application for Admission to BLDP Seminar

Applications for the BLDP Seminar will be ongoing until class is filled.

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  • Provide evidence of leadership initiative while enrolled in school by listing all school-based organizations and activities in which you have held a leadership role while a student.

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  • Essay

  • Please write a short essay between 150 to 350 words, in which you discuss the reasons why your application should be considered for the Business Leader Development Program, including what you hope to gain from the program and what you can contribute.

  • Additional Submission Instructions

  • For your application to be complete, this form and TWO REFERENCE LETTERS must be on file in the Student Experience Center. Ideally, you should receive one letter from an academic source (e.g., a former or current instructor), and one from a business source (e.g., a former employer - even if for a part-time or volunteer position). Your letter writers should be mail them directly to: Dan Rosenthal, Student Experience Officer, Rutgers University, School of Business, 227 Penn Street, Camden, NJ 08102 or email the letters to daniel.rosenthal@rutgers.edu.

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    Thank you.

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