As an assistant portfolio manager, his responsibilities include analyzing credit, security classes, market trends, comparable yield and duration and relationships between different fixed-income sectors for taxable, asset-backed, municipal, agency and mortgage-backed securities. Brent assists the Director of Fixed Income with resource allocation, expense management, pricing/fee negotiations, product development and staffing.
Prior to joining the firm, Brent was a Fixed Income Analyst at The Travelers Companies in St. Paul, Minnesota, where he worked for seven years.
Brent holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management and an MBA from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management. He is a CFA charterholder.
In his free time, Brent can be found hiking, biking, and exploring the town with his wife and son.