Prior to joining Cerity Partners, Don was a Portfolio Manager with Blue Prairie Group and served on the firm’s asset allocation forum and internal investment committee. Earlier in his career, he worked in finance and marketing for Illinois Bell Telephone (now AT&T) in a variety of positions, ending as a professional contract negotiator. He has also worked as an independent financial advisor with a focus on equity evaluation.
Don earned his Master of Business degree from the University of Chicago with a concentration in finance and his Bachelor of Science degree from Bradley University. He holds the Certified Financial Planning (CFP®) designation and Series 65 securities license.