Ross is a Vice President and Equity Analyst for Baird Trust. He has 30 years of experience in the investment industry, with an emphasis on investment research.
Ross was a Research Analyst with Hilliard Lyons Research Department for 15 years, where he focused on banks and business development companies, before joining Baird Trust in 2014. Before joining Hilliard Lyons, he was a Vice President with McDonald & Company Securities, Inc. for seven years, following financial institutions in the research department for five years and two years as an analyst in investment banking. Before that, he was a Bank Examiner for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. He has a B.A. in Business Administration from Baldwin-Wallace College and an M.B.A. from Indiana University. Ross joined our firm in 1999.