Russell Hooker NovaRussell J. Hooker

Executive Vice President and Shareholder
(713) 881-9313 office
(713) 855-2382 cell

Russell Hooker is the Executive Vice President of Nova 401(k) Associates where he oversees sales and marketing for the firm, and works with financial advisors and their clients to design qualified plans that meet the objectives of the business owner. He personally handles Houston area marketing and sales for Nova 401(k) Associates and acts as a resource for our other marketing directors. With over 12 years of experience in the retirement plan industry, Russ fully understands the ins and outs of defined contribution plans, from design to implementation and administration. Russ is also extremely well-versed on defined benefit and cash balance plans. [Read more…]

Nathan Cooley

Marketing Director and Shareholder

Office: (469) 726-3314
Cell: (214) 683-4031

Nathan is the Marketing Director for Nova 401(k) Associates in the North Texas Area. He has spent the last three years gaining experience in the retirement plan industry, and his background includes implementation and administration of defined contribution plans. His responsibilities include the establishment and maintenance of relationships with Nova’s many different partners in the retirement plan community, assisting financial advisors and plan sponsors with retirement plan design options, and navigating a broad variety of retirement plan providers. [Read more…]

Steve Hale

Steven Hale

Marketing Director
Office (512) 501-2866
Cell (512) 981-9596

Offering over 17 years of expertise in the 401(k) industry, Steve joined Nova 401(k) Associates in May 2010 as the Marketing Director for Austin, Texas, as well as Northwest Texas and Oklahoma. He is responsible for sales and business development initiatives including developing platform provider, DCIO, broker and financial advisor relationships, implementing key advisor support services, and assisting plan sponsors and financial advisors navigate a wide range of retirement plan design options. [Read more…]

Sadie A. Hooker

Retirement Plan Consultant

(832) 971-8890


Sadie A. Hooker is a Retirement Plan Consultant for Nova 401(k) Associates. At Nova 401(k) Associates, she focuses on helping advisors and their clients with plan design, compliance and administrative issues. Prior to joining Nova 401(k) Associates, Sadie worked as a retirement plan sales representative at both Principal and MassMutual. In addition, Sadie worked at Madison Benefits Group, one of the largest independent employee benefit consulting firms in the southwest. At Madison Benefits Group, she focused on providing specialized consulting assistance to plan sponsors of qualified retirement plans. Before joining Madison Benefits Group, Sadie was the Regional Account Director in Texas for the Retirement and Investment Services Division of Pan-American Life, a leading international financial services and insurance company. [Read more…]