Doug is the founder, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Investment Officer of Broadleaf Partners, LLC. He is responsible for setting the overall investment strategy at Broadleaf and is the primary portfolio manager of the Broadleaf Growth Equity Portfolio. Doug has nearly 30 years of investment experience. Prior to starting Broadleaf, Doug was instrumental in launching and managing a family of highly successful mutual funds.
He is a graduate of Miami University, magna cum laude, and holds an MBA from Case Western Reserve University. He currently serves on the University of Akron’s Business School Advisory Board, is a trustee of Peg’s Foundation, and is active in a number of church related ministries, including Boy Scout Troop 778 of inner city Akron and South Street Ministries. Doug loves anything to do with the great outdoors, particularly backpacking and sporting clays, and has grown fond of watching his boys play baseball over the years. Doug lives in Boston Heights with his wife where they raised their four children.