Premier Asset Management LLC, Chicago, IL  
 

Joseph T. Seminetta – President, Senior Portfolio Manager and Chief Compliance Officer

  • Investment Experience: 30 years
  • Education:
  • MBA, Finance, J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Business, Northwestern University
  • BA, Finance, Loyola University of Chicago
  • Previous Employers:
  • Northern Trust Company
  • ABN AMRO / LaSalle Bank
  • Harris Bank
  • Professional Affiliations:
  • Board Member, Member of Investment Committee, Ravinia Festival
  • Board of Advisors, Member of Investment Committee, Catholic Charities of Chicago
  • Council of Regents, Loyola University of Chicago
  • Member, Economic Club of Chicago

Denise M. Seminetta, CFA, CMT – Director of Research

  • Investment Experience: 29 years
  • Education:
  • The Ohio State University, Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts, Finance and International Business
  • Previous Employers:
  • ABN AMRO /LaSalle Bank and Predecessor firm The Chicago Trust Company
  • Professional Affiliations:
  • Member, CFA Institute, CFA Chicago
  • Chairman of the Board, Providence St. Mel School

Robert C. CelliniSenior Vice President

  • Investment Experience: 48 years
  • Education:
  • JD, DePaul University, College of Law
  • BS, Marketing, Indiana University
  • Previous Employers:
  • Bank of America/US Trust Private Wealth Management (formerly ABN AMRO / LaSalle Bank)
  • Bank One (and its predecessor First Illinois Bank and Trust Co.)
  • Bell, Boyd & Lloyd
  • American National Bank & Trust Co. of Chicago
  • Civic Affiliations:
  • Director, National Van Lines, Inc
  • Director, Harold D. & Hazel C. Wright Foundation

Chris D. Kostiuk – Senior Portfolio Manager

  • Investment Experience: 42 years
  • Education:
  • PH.D  Candidate in Economics/Finance, Indiana University
  • MA  Economics/Accounting, University of Colorado
  • BS,  Economics, cum laude, Regis College
  • Previous Employers:
  • US Trust, Bank of America (formerly ABN AMRO / LaSalle Bank)
  • Harris Bank N.A.
  • The Chicago Corporation
  • Professional Affiliations:
  • Affiliate Member, CFA Institute, CFA Chicago
  • Member, Chicago Estate Planning Council

G. Lawrence Bliss, CFA – Senior Portfolio Manager

  • Investment Experience: 50 years
  • Education:
  • MBA, Finance, Indiana University
  • BS/BA, Finance, cum laude, Xavier University
  • Previous Employers:
  • Bank of America/US Trust Private Wealth Management (formerly ABN AMRO / LaSalle Bank)
  • Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co.
  • The First National Bank of Chicago
  • Civic Affiliations:
  • Member, CFA Institute, CFA Chicago
  • Director, Harold D. & Hazel C. Wright Foundation
  • Former Board Member, Xavier University Alumni

Joseph J. Sifferlen– Managing Director

  • Investment Experience: 37 years
  • Education:
  • MBA, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
  • BA, Ohio Northern University, Ada, Ohio
  • Previous Employers:
  • Bank of America, (formerly ABN AMRO / LaSalle Bank) Chicago, IL.
  • NBD Bank, Evanston, IL.
  • Northern Trust Bank, Chicago, IL.
  • Civic Affiliations:
  • Fourth Presbyterian Church, Chicago, IL. (former Trustee, Elder and Deacon) Sunday Ushering Program
  • University Club of Chicago, (former Board Member, Treasurer and Chair of Admissions Committee)

Thomas Grooms, CFA – Associate Portfolio Manager

  • Investment Experience: 6 years
  • Education:
  • BBA , Finance, University of Iowa
  • Professional Affiliations:
  • Member, CFA Institute, CFA Chicago

Chad Whiteley – Investment Associate

  • Investment Experience: 4 years
  • Education:
  • BSBA, Finance, University of Arizona

K.Connor Callahan – Research Associate

  • Investment Experience: 1 year
  • Education:
  • BA, Economics and History, Vanderbilt University
 
       
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