Mr. Coughenour, a portfolio manager with more than twenty-two years of industry experience, oversees all of Chicago Equity Partners' equity products. He was instrumental in developing our proprietary quantitative model and is involved in its ongoing developmental efforts. He has held several positions in the firm, including energy analyst. Mr. Coughenour earned a bachelor's degree from Duke University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation, and is a member of the CFA Institute the Chicago Quantitative Alliance, and the CFA Society of Chicago. Additionally, he is a board member of the International Center for Futures and Derivatives (ICFD).