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Donald A. Smiley, CFA Vice President Investment Analyst

Donnie has 9 years of experience. He focuses on research and analysis in the mortgage and asset backed sectors. He obtained his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the University of Central Florida in 2012 and his Master’s Degree in Applied Financial Economics from Marquette University in 2018. Donnie earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2018 and is currently a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Milwaukee. Prior to joining Baird Advisors full-time in 2018, Donnie was a long-term intern with the team. He began his career with Balyasny Asset Management.