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Business & Relationship Management Professionals

Marty Flesher

Martin W. Flesher

Managing Director, Business Development & Relationship Management

Career Summary
Dean Investment Associates
Merrill Lynch
Banc One Investment Advisors

Education 
BA - Miami University
MBA - Xavier University

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Ken Ryan

Kenneth J. Ryan

Vice President, Director of Institutional Relationship Management

Career Summary
Eagle Realty Group
Western & Southern Financial Group
State of Ohio Department of Taxation

Education 
BSBA - University of Dayton
MBA - Xavier University

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Joe Don Cole

Joe Don Cole

Vice President, Business Development

Career Summary
Fidelity Investments
U.S. Senate

Education 
BA - Harvard University
MBA - Xavier University

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Barry Pavlo

Barry D. Pavlo, CFA, CAIA

Vice President, Business Development

Career Summary
Ernst & Young
Allegiant Asset Management
National City Corporation

Education 
BS - West Virginia University
MBA - University of Dayton

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Mike Rudnicki

Michael E. Rudnicki

Assistant Vice President, Senior Relationship Manager

Career Summary
JP Morgan Asset Management

Education 
BA - Florida State University
MBA - DePaul University

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Ron Shortenhaus

Ronald J. Shortenhaus

Vice President, Business Development

Career Summary
Aegon Asset Management
Athene Asset Management

Education 
BS - Morningside College
MBA - Drake University

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Ciarán C. Spillane

Vice President, Business Development

Career Summary
Westwood Holdings Group
Fisher Investments
Bank of Ireland Asset Management

Education 
BA - University College Cork, Ireland
Post Graduate Diploma - National University of Ireland Galway

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Eric Walzer

Eric J. Walzer

Vice President, Investment Operations

Career Summary
Fifth Third Bank
Gradison McDonald Investments
Ernst & Young LLP

Education 
BA - University of Cincinnati

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Chris Zehetmaier

H. Christopher Zehetmaier, CIMA, CAIA

Assistant Vice President, Marketing

Career Summary
Fifth Third Asset Management
Prudential Financial Inc

Education 
BA - Ohio University
MBA - Xavier University

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