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Keith F. Karlawish
  • Keith F. Karlawish, CFA
  • B.S. in Business Administration, The University of Richmond
  • Master of Business Administration, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Over 20 years of investment experience

Prior to joining Park Ridge in 2008, Keith was the President of BB&T Asset Management. In this role, Keith was responsible for the overall strategic direction and management of a diversified registered investment advisor with over $18 billion in assets under management. Keith was also President of BB&T Funds and served as a trustee. Prior to this role, Keith served as Director of Fixed Income managing over $3 billion in assets in both separate accounts and mutual funds. Keith is a holder of the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation. Keith serves as an independent trustee for the Nationwide Mutual Funds and Variable Insurance Trust.

Raised in both New York and New Jersey, Keith has spent over half of his life in the South. Keith and his wife Noelle met at Chapel Hill and have two children, John and Lela.

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