Jason A. Taylor was named a senior consultant at investment consultant Wurts & Associates.
The position is new, said Shelly Heier, executive vice president.
From July 2008 through July 2010, Mr. Taylor was an external consultant contractor for D'Annunzio Consulting Group, an investment consultant that focuses on family offices, Ms. Heier said.
Previously, he was chief investment officer of the Threshold Group, the family investment office founded in 1999 by George F. Russell, chairman emeritus of Russell Investments. The Threshold Group provides investment advice for the Russell Family Foundation, which has $150 million in assets.