Chris, vice president, is a senior research analyst at Breckinridge. In his role, Chris performs both municipal and corporate credit analysis. He is also engaged in state and federal policy development as it relates to Breckinridge’s investments and commitments. He has been with the firm since 1999 and has over 16 years of research experience. Prior to Breckinridge, Chris was a senior database securities analyst with Scudder Kemper Investments Inc. In this role, Chris served the global fixed income trading desk, providing pricing and data integrity services. Chris began his career at Putnam Investments in the firm’s mutual funds group, valuing fund assets for fixed income municipal bond portfolios. Chris is a member of the Boston Municipal Analysts Forum and the CFA Society Boston, Inc. He holds a BS in business finance from Ithaca College. Chris earned a CFA designation in 2001, before serving as one of the program’s instructors.