Gary A. Elfe, CFA
Managing Director
Research Director Emeritus/Senior Portfolio Manager

Gary has over 38 years of investment experience managing a broad range of fixed income portfolios. He plays a lead role in fixed income research, oversees credit related decisions and is responsible for setting and implementing investment strategy. Gary obtained his undergraduate degree and MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and received the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1982. Gary is currently a member of the CFA Institute and is a member of the CFA Society of Milwaukee. Prior to joining Baird Advisors, Gary was a Senior Vice President and Research Director with Firstar Investment Research and Management Company (FIRMCO).