Meet the Leadership Team.
Christopher is a Junior pursing his B.A. in Business Economics at Wheaton. Additionally he is the Chairman of the American Enterprise Institute Council at Wheaton and a member of he the Men’s Varsity Tennis Team. This fall Christopher will be interning at Performance Trust Capital Partners in Chicago. In his summers he has been a camp counselor at Kanakuk Kamps and a wrangler at Vista Verde Guest Ranch in Colorado. Christopher loves spending his free time watching movies and going on late night doughnut runs with friends.
Emma is a junior majoring in Economics with a Mathematics minor from Anchorage, Alaska. Outside of the Fund, Emma is a member of the Women’s Varsity Tennis Team. This past summer, Emma was a Portfolio Operations Intern at McKinley Capital Management. Emma loves long distance running, reading and fishing.
Head of Alumni Relations
Micah is a Senior, majoring in Business/Economics from Lincoln, Nebraska. Micah is a varsity member of the Men’s Golf Team and has interned as an investment consultant for Calamos Investments as well as a financial analyst for Resort Lifestyle Communities. In addition, Micah has studied abroad through the international business institute studying in 14 countries around the globe. In his free time, Micah loves to play basketball and cheer for his hometown Nebraska Cornhuskers team. Micah has accepted a full-time position with Blackrock in San Francisco as a US Wealth Advisory Analyst.
Head of Portfolio Management
John Bayer is a Junior from Oakton, Virginia studying Business/Economics. In addition to his contributions to the investment fund, he is the Vice President of the Wheaton College Business Club and competes for the Wheaton College Ultimate Frisbee Team. Last summer John interned with the U.S. Department of Energy. He enjoys sailing and keeping up with his favorite team, the Washington Nationals.
Head of Fund Operations
Ben is a Junior from Portland, OR, studying economics and sociology. Apart from the Fund, Ben also serves on student government as the Executive Vice President of Technology and Finance. Ben recently interned with a Fintech Startup in New York City and is excited to leverage the skills he learned towards new strategies in the Fund. Ben enjoys long distance running, chess, and voice impersonations in his free time.
Member of Investment Thesis Committee
Bradley is a junior majoring in the Geosciences. His primary focus is on the intersection between geologic factors and economics. Outside the fund, Bradley competes for the Wheaton Cross Country and Track teams. In his free time, Bradley enjoys movies as well as reading and discussing theology, investing and astronomy.
Member of Investment Thesis Committee
Adam Eaton is a Senior from Enid, Oklahoma studying Business/Economics at Wheaton. Outside of his major, he is also a Captain on the Men’s Golf team. Adam has interned at Performance Trust Capital Partners and State Farm Insurance, and was an analyst for the Student Managed Investment Fund last year. He likes to play guitar, compete in intramural sports, and read in his free time.
Head of Student Development
Peyton is a freshman pursuing a Biology major from Minneapolis, Minnesota. He looks foward to a career in medical device R&D and sales. Outside the Fund, Peyton plays on the Wheaton Club Hockey team, caddies at Chicago Golf Club and Springhill Golf Club in Minnesota, and loves to read biographies (his favorites being Elon Musk and Jobs). Mac and cheese and donuts are also his favorite foods.
Head of IT & Member of Investment Thesis Committee
James is a freshman majoring in Economics and Physics from Mont Vernon, New Hampshire. Outside of the fund, James spends time working various jobs and reading books on finance and economics. Before coming to Wheaton, James lived in Washington, DC working in data analytics for Americans for Prosperity, a non-profit focusing on economic freedom. James loves snowmobiling, golfing, and spending time outdoors.