Steve Booth, Chairman & CEO of Baird, has been named Chairman of the American Securities Association (ASA)’s Board of Directors. ASA is a trade association that represents the wealth management and capital markets interests of regional financial services firms.

“I am honored to have the opportunity to serve as Chairman,” Booth said. “I look forward to working with ASA’s distinguished board members, stakeholders, and the communities we serve to further the mission of ASA.”

“I’m excited to welcome Steve Booth as the new chair of ASA’s Board of Directors,” said Chris Iacovella, ASA President & CEO. “Steve will be an exceptional leader for ASA and our membership, and I look forward to working with him.”

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