Staff



CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER & CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER

William S. Reeser

Mr. Reeser joined UFICO as Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer in November of 2014. Mr. Reeser previously served for 14 years as Chief Investment Officer at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Mr. Reeser has a B.S. in Logistics from the University of Tennessee and an M.B.A. from the University of Memphis.

DIRECTOR OF INVESTMENTS

Brian C. Mawdsley, CFA

Mr. Mawdsley joined UFICO in January 2014. Mr. Mawdsley previously worked at The Rock Creek Group focusing on hedge fund and emerging markets investments. Mr. Mawdsley has a B.S. in Economics-Finance from Bentley University and an M.B.A from the MIT Sloan School of Management.

INVESTMENT MANAGERS

William C. Twible, CFA

Mr. Twible joined UFICO in August 2010. Mr. Twible previously was a Financial Advisor with H.D. Vest Financial Services. Mr. Twible has a B.A. in Economics from Colby College and an M.B.A. from the University of Florida.

Adam B. Singleton, CFA

Mr. Singleton joined UFICO in January 2016. Mr. Singleton previously managed the acquisition and turnaround of a private investment in Florida. Mr. Singleton has a B.S. in Math from Jacksonville University, an M.S. in Math from Florida State University and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Jeffrey D. Furst, CFA, CAIA

Mr. Furst joined UFICO in September 2016. Mr. Furst previously was a Vice President at Fund Evaluation Group focusing on hedge fund and public equity strategies. Mr. Furst has a B.S. in Finance from Miami University and an M.B.A from Xavier University.

INVESTMENT ANALYST INTERN

S. Marie Thomas

Ms. Thomas joined UFICO as an intern in October 2015. Ms. Thomas was previously employed by the Dean's Office of the University of Florida Warrington College of Business. Ms. Thomas is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering.

Joshua G. Villegas

Mr. Villegas joined UFICO as an intern in May 2017. Mr. Villegas previously interned at Morgan Stanley, was Risk Management Leader for the UF Gator Student Investment Fund, and also works for the UF Department of Statistics. Mr. Villegas has a B.A. in Statistics and is currently pursuing an M.S. in Finance from the University of Florida.

OPERATIONS

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Edward A. Kelly

Mr. Kelly joined UFICO in March of 2009 as the Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Kelly previously served as the Chief Financial Officer for Compass Advisors, LLC, an institutional investment consulting and asset management group. Mr. Kelly has overall responsibility for UFICO's back office operations. Mr. Kelly has a B.S. in Finance and an M.B.A. from the University of Florida.

CONTROLLER

James D. Humphries, CPA

Mr. Humphries joined UFICO in February 2007. Mr. Humphries previously was a Senior Accountant with James Moore & Co. Mr. Humphries is responsible for overseeing the investment and Management Company accounting and investment performance reporting. Mr. Humphries has a B.S. and Masters in Accounting from the University of Florida.

ACCOUNTING MANAGER

Richard D. Ritari, CPA, MCSE

Mr. Ritari joined UFICO in May 2008. Mr. Ritari previously was a Project Manager and Senior Systems Engineer with WebMD Medical Manager. Mr. Ritari is responsible for investment activity accounting and reporting along with management of Information Technology functions. Mr. Ritari has a B.S. in Accounting and a M.S. in Decision and Information Sciences from the University of Florida. Mr. Ritari is a Certified Public Accountant and a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer.

ACCOUNTING ASSISTANT

Jennifer A. Purdee

Ms. Purdee joined UFICO in January 2010. Ms. Purdee previously was an Office Manager with Grace Accounting Service. Ms. Purdee is responsible for assisting in the general administration of UFICO's back office.

OFFICE MANAGER

Kim L. Doak

Ms. Doak joined UFICO in October 2004. Ms. Doak previously was with Clariant LSM, Inc. as an Administrative System Team Coordinator. Ms. Doak is responsible for the general administration of the office. Ms. Doak has an A.A. from Valencia Community College.