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Robert J. Mark
Robert is the cofounder and Managing Member of St. James and serves as portfolio manager for the firm’s Select Value strategy. Robert formerly worked in the Private Client Group at Goldman Sachs in Houston after graduating from the University of Texas at Austin where he received his MBA in Finance. Robert graduated in 1989 from the United States Military Academy at West Point with a BS in Engineering.

Larry J. Redell
Larry is a Member of St. James, overseeing operations, compliance, marketing and client service. Larry formerly worked in the Private Client Group at Goldman Sachs in Dallas after graduating from University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill where he received his MBA. Larry graduated in 1991 from the University of Texas in Austin with a BBA in Finance.

Amy Burson
Amy assists with compliance and operations at St. James.  Previously, Amy worked at Liberty Funds Group, Inc., a private CTA manager. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Texas Tech University.

Christine Hudspeth
Christine is head trader for St. James. Christine has spent her entire career in the securities industry, including time at Smith Barney, Alex Brown and Montgomery Securities. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Texas at Arlington.

Tari Larson
Tari assists with operations and trading. Tari formerly worked at Franklin Templeton, Bridge Information Systems and Quantitative Research Group. Tari has completed graduate studies in chemistry at the University of Texas at Austin and holds a B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin at Madison.

William R. Sachs
Bill has previously worked with Liberty Funds Group, Crestwood Asset Management, and Smith Barney. Prior to working in investment management, he was a petroleum engineer for Dresser Atlas focused on exploration in the offshore gulf coast and South Texas regions. He graduated in 1984 from the University of Texas in Austin, with a B.S. in Geology.

Trip Secrist III
Trip is responsible for overseeing marketing and business development at St. James. Trip formerly worked at Beacon Pointe Advisors as well as Barclays, Merrill Lynch and Bear Stearns. He graduated in 1991 from the University of Southern California.

Blake Terrell
Blake is an analyst at St. James, assisting with securities research and portfolio construction. Blake previously worked as a corporate finance analyst at Meridian Capital in Hong Kong and is currently pursuing his BBA in Finance at Southern Methodist University.