MARK MIRSBERGER, CPA, Chief Executive Officer
Mark joined Dana Investment Advisors in December 1991 as a Vice President. He was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in December 1999 and Chief Executive Officer in December 2003. He is responsible for supervising all day-to-day operations of the Firm. He also assists with portfolio management and administrative servicing for numerous clients. Prior to joining Dana, Mark was an Audit Supervisor at Coopers & Lybrand where he specialized in the mutual fund and finance industries. Mark graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a BBA in Accounting in 1985 and earned an MBA in Finance in 1986. Mark is a Certified Public Accountant and is an active member of the AICPA, WICPA and FPA organization. Mark is also an active board member of Catholic Memorial High School and the Waukesha Regional YMCA.
JOSEPH VERANTH, CFA, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager
Joe joined Dana Investment Advisors in December 1994 as a Portfolio Manager and is currently the Chief Investment Officer. He is involved in setting Firm wide investment policy and allocation decisions for all Dana investment strategies. Prior to Dana, he spent ten years at the Bank of New York as an Investment Liaison and Relationship Manager in the Master Trust and Investment Technology departments. He has appeared on Bloomberg television and radio, CNBC, and has been quoted in the New York Times and the Boston Globe. He has served as Treasurer of Holy Communion Church and as President of Racine Symphony Orchestra. He is currently a Trustee of The Prairie School. Joe graduated from Northwestern University with a BA in Humanities in 1984. He earned an MBA in Finance and International Business from the Stern School of Business at New York University. Joe is a Chartered Financial Analyst and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Milwaukee.