Doug has over 25 years of wealth management experience. Prior to joining First American Bank in 2005, Doug worked as a financial planner within a CPA firm catering to high net worth families. He holds a bachelor's degree in Finance from Illinois State University and an MBA from North Central College. Doug is a Certified Financial Planner Practitioner, a licensed Illinois Certified Public Accountant, and a CFA Charter holder. He holds the Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement designation from the CFA Institute. He is a member of the CFA Society of Chicago and serves as an adjunct faculty member at the Keller Graduate School of Management. In addition, Doug is a board member of the Educational Investment Fund at Illinois State University charged with overseeing a student-managed investment portfolio.