David George is Baird’s senior analyst covering U.S. Banks. Prior to joining Baird in 2007, he was a senior analyst at A.G. Edwards & Sons, covering large- and mid-cap regional banks as well as the trust and processing banks. In 2004, he was named a Top 50 Analyst by Bloomberg magazine, finishing first in stock selection in the Regional Bank category. He also has seven years of experience in the banking industry, as he held senior commercial lending positions with both Fifth Third Bancorp and Huntington Bancshares. David received a BA in Sociology from the College of Wooster (Ohio).