Kevin is a Client Advisor, Investment Analyst and Portfolio Manager at Peregrine. Additionally, he serves as Chief Compliance Officer and is actively involved in the day-to-day business operations of the firm.
Prior to founding Peregrine in 2010, Kevin spent nine years as a Client Advisor and Portfolio Manager at Medley & Brown, LLC, a registered investment advisor in Jackson, Mississippi, where he was involved in setting investment policy, conducting research and managing client assets.
In 2000, Kevin moved to Jackson after spending 10 years working for the NFL's Atlanta Falcons where he ultimately served as Chief Financial Officer. Included in his responsibilities were negotiating player contracts and managing the team's salary cap. His career with the Falcons was highlighted by the team's appearance in Super Bowl XXXIII.
Kevin attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on an athletic scholarship. As the starting quarterback on the football team, he set 14 school records and earned Academic All-American honors. In 1986, he received his Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in Economics and Psychology and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa.
In 1989, Kevin received a Robert W. Woodruff Fellowship from Emory University where he received his Master of Business Administration degree with concentrations in Finance and Management. He was elected to the business school's Honor Council and charged with promoting and enforcing academic integrity. Additionally, he was selected for membership in Beta Gamma Sigma business national honor society.
Kevin has attended Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting for 22 consecutive years and considers the 100-plus hours of listening to the wisdom of Mr. Buffett and Vice-Chairman Charlie Munger to be among his most valuable educational experiences. He was first exposed to Mr. Buffett in 1990 when the investing icon visited Emory Business School, and he has devoted countless hours to studying Mr. Buffett's thoughts on investing and business.
Kevin is married to the former Eleanor Taylor of Jackson, Mississippi, and they have two children, Eleanor and Kevin. They are members of St. James' Episcopal Church and reside in Jackson.
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