Steve graduated with honors from Clemson University in 2009, earning a BA in Economics, and went on to complete the Leadership Development Program at BB&T Corp., a credit and management training program. From there, Steve joined BB&T Capital Markets in Richmond, VA, where he performed a variety of roles including institutional sales and equity product manager, and most recently as an associate equity research analyst covering the Building Product and Furnishings sectors. Steve joined Willingdon in late 2015, and he brings a focus on deep fundamental analysis and value investing.
Steve is an avid sports fan, especially golf and basketball, and he loves his Clemson Tigers. Steve is also currently pursuing his CFA designation.