Chris joined AFAM Capital in August of 2011 and Kovitz Investment Group in 2018, as part of the Kovitz acquisition of AFAM. As a member of the investment team, Chris conducts fundamental research and analysis. He is responsible for identifying new investment opportunities and maintains company, industry, and macroeconomic models. Additionally, he is a regular contributor to the firm’s market commentary and newsletter. Chris earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Southern California in 2011. He is currently a Level II candidate in the CFA® Program.