Management Team

Management Team


MICHAEL A. CAVARRETTA, CFA

Chairman



STEPHEN M. KNIGHTLY, CFA

President


Chairman | Portfolio Manager | Joined in 1988

Mr. Cavarretta is a Portfolio Manager for the Frontier Capital Appreciation strategy.  Mr. Cavarretta also is a Co-Team Leader for the Frontier Smid Research strategy.  An equity partner in the firm, he is a member of the Management Committee and serves as Chairman.

  • Harvard University – MBA
  • University of Maine – BA
  • Chartered Financial Analyst
  • 34 years experience

President | Portfolio Manager | Joined in 1992

Mr. Knightly is a Portfolio Manager for the Frontier Mid Cap Growth strategy.  An equity partner in the firm, he is a member of the Management Committee and serves as President.

  • University of Pennsylvania – MBA
  • Lehigh University – BS
  • Chartered Financial Analyst
  • 28 years experience

WILLIAM J. BALLOU

Chief Compliance and Chief Operating Officer



SARAH J. JANKOWSKI

Chief Administrative Officer


Chief Compliance and Chief Operating Officer | Joined in 2002

Mr. Ballou is Chief Compliance and Chief Operating Officer with oversight responsibility of compliance, finance, marketing and trading.  An equity partner in the firm, he is a member of the Management Committee.

  • Duke University – JD
  • Union College – BS
  • 27 years experience

Chief Administrative Officer | Joined in 1996

Ms. Jankowski is Chief Administrative Officer with oversight responsibility of client service, operations and administration.  An equity partner in the firm, she is a member of the Management Committee.

  • Wells College – BA
  • 25 years experience

THOMAS W. DUNCAN JR.

Director of Research



Executive Vice President | Portfolio Manager | Joined in 1993

Mr. Duncan is a Portfolio Manager for the Frontier Small Cap Value strategy.  An equity partner in the firm, he is a member of the Management Committee and serves as Director of Research.

  • Cornell University – MBA
  • Skidmore College – BA
  • 27 years experience

Management Team

Management Team


MICHAEL A. CAVARRETTA, CFA

Chairman

Chairman | Portfolio Manager | Joined in 1988

Mr. Cavarretta is a Portfolio Manager for the Frontier Capital Appreciation strategy.  Mr. Cavarretta also is a Co-Team Leader for the Frontier Smid Research strategy.  An equity partner in the firm, he is a member of the Management Committee and serves as Chairman.

  • Harvard University – MBA
  • University of Maine – BA
  • Chartered Financial Analyst
  • 34 years experience


STEPHEN M. KNIGHTLY, CFA

President


President | Portfolio Manager | Joined in 1992

Mr. Knightly is a Portfolio Manager for the Frontier Mid Cap Growth strategy.  An equity partner in the firm, he is a member of the Management Committee and serves as President.

  • University of Pennsylvania – MBA
  • Lehigh University – BS
  • Chartered Financial Analyst
  • 28 years experience

WILLIAM J. BALLOU

Chief Compliance and Chief Operating Officer


Chief Compliance and Chief Operating Officer | Joined in 2002

Mr. Ballou is Chief Compliance and Chief Operating Officer with oversight responsibility of compliance, finance, marketing and trading.  An equity partner in the firm, he is a member of the Management Committee.

  • Duke University – JD
  • Union College – BS
  • 27 years experience

SARAH J. JANKOWSKI

Chief Administrative Officer


Chief Administrative Officer | Joined in 1996

Ms. Jankowski is Chief Administrative Officer with oversight responsibility of client service, operations and administration.  An equity partner in the firm, she is a member of the Management Committee.

  • Wells College – BA
  • 25 years experience

THOMAS W. DUNCAN JR.

Director of Research


Executive Vice President | Portfolio Manager | Joined in 1993

Mr. Duncan is a Portfolio Manager for the Frontier Small Cap Value strategy.  An equity partner in the firm, he is a member of the Management Committee and serves as Director of Research.

  • Cornell University – MBA
  • Skidmore College – BA
  • 27 years experience