Dana A. D'Andre, CFA Vice President and Senior Fixed Income Analyst
Mr. D’Andre is a Vice President and Senior Fixed Income Analyst for the Research Department. He has fifteen years of investment industry experience. Mr. D'Andre is responsible for providing both the taxable and municipal portfolio management teams with fixed income credit and market research, with a primary focus on the corporate sector. In this capacity, he conducts credit analysis specializing in several sub-sectors of industrials as well as utilities. Prior to joining the Company in 2006, Mr. D’Andre was employed by Modern Woodmen of America in Rock Island, Illinois, where he served as a Fixed Income Credit Analyst for over four years. In this role, Mr. D’Andre was responsible for evaluating companies and analyzing credit risk relative to private placements and public corporate bonds. In addition, he performed credit analysis of assigned credits utilizing both quantitative and qualitative assessments. Mr. D’Andre received his B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Iowa and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Chicago.