Lawrence M. Raffone has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer and as a director since January 2015, and previously served as our President from November 2012 through December 2014. Prior to November 2012, Mr. Raffone held the position of Executive Vice President, Distribution and Institutional Services from January 2001 until November 2012. Prior to joining us, Mr. Raffone served as the executive vice president of Fidelity Investments Institutional Brokerage Group, a division of Fidelity Investments. Mr. Raffone received an MBA from Babson College and a bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Bryant University.
Lee Antone has served as our Executive Vice President and General Counsel since May 2016. Mr. Antone served as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel from 2009 to May 2016, and joined Financial Engines in 2004 as Senior Corporate Counsel. He has also previously served as the firm’s Chief Compliance Officer.
Prior to joining us, Mr. Antone handled investment company distribution and contractual matters as Senior Counsel with Columbia Management Group, the asset management business of the Bank of America Corporation. Mr. Antone also has experience in the retail broker/dealer and investment advisory business as Associate Counsel with LPL Financial Services, with emerging markets at ING, and has worked as an attorney with both the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Office of General Counsel. Mr. Antone earned his B.A. and J.D. from The Catholic University of America and an L.L.M. from the Georgetown University Law Center.
John B. Bunch has served as Executive Vice President, Financial Engines and as the President of both of our investment advisory subsidiaries, Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C. and The Mutual Fund Store, LLC, since February 2016. Prior to joining us, Mr. Bunch held the position of Chief Executive Officer at The Mutual Fund Store from February 2012 to January 2016. He also served as President, Retail Distribution at TD Ameritrade from June 2007 to February 2012 and as Head of Branches at TD Ameritrade from January 2006 to June 2007. From 2004 to January 2006, he served as the Executive Vice President of Branch Distribution for TD Waterhouse. Prior to this, he served as Divisional Senior Vice President at Charles Schwab & Co from 2002 to 2004 and held other leadership roles at Charles Schwab & Co. from 1993 to 2002. Mr. Bunch attended the University of Iowa and the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business.
Michael J. Campbell has served as our Executive Vice President, Technology since April 2014, as our Vice President, Software Development from November 2002 to April 2014, and as Director, Software Development from August 1999 to November 2002. Prior to joining us, Mr. Campbell served in various management and software development roles for the Aion product line, an expert systems development tool, at Platinum Technology. Mr. Campbell received a bachelor’s degree in Symbolic Systems from Stanford University.
Chung Meng Cheong has served as our Executive Vice President, Product and Consumer Marketing since September 2014 and our Executive Vice President of Customer Experience from April 2014 to September 2014. Prior to joining us, Mr. Cheong served as the Chief Product Officer at 33Across, an advertising technology company, from May 2012 until April 2014 and as the Vice President, Advertising and Publisher Products at YP Holdings, formerly AT&T Interactive, a local ad agency and ad network, from March 2009 until May 2012. Mr. Cheong received a MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a bachelor’s degree in Economics and a bachelor’s of science degree in Statistics from the University of Auckland, New Zealand.
Gina M. Cruse has served as our Executive Vice President, Human Resources since March 2015. Prior to joining us, Ms. Cruse served as the Vice President of Human Resources at Saba, a cloud-based intelligent talent management solution company, from November 2011 until February 2015, and as the Group Director of Human Resources at Cadence Design Systems, a leader in global electronic design innovation, from December 1999 until October 2011. Ms. Cruse studied business at Mission College, Santa Clara, California.
Paul A. Gamble has served as Executive Vice President, Distribution and Institutional Services since April 2015. Prior to joining us, Mr. Gamble served as Managing Director, Head of F-Squared Institutional and Retirement Solutions from May 2013 to March 2015. Mr. Gamble previously served as Financial Engines’ Executive Vice President, Distribution and Institutional Services from November 2012 to May 2013 and as Vice President, National Sales from April 2004 to November 2012. Prior to those roles, Mr. Gamble served as Financial Engines’ National Director of Business Development from April 2002 to April 2004 and Regional Sales Director from June 2000 to April 2002. Prior to joining Financial Engines, Mr. Gamble served as Vice President of Institutional Retirement Sales at Scudder Investments from June 1998 to June 2000. From January 1996 to May 1998, he was Vice President of Institutional Retirement Sales at Fidelity Investments. Mr. Gamble received a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the College of Wooster.
Christopher L. Jones has served as our Executive Vice President, Investment Management and Chief Investment Officer since January 2006, as our Executive Vice President, Investment Management from May 2001 to January 2006, as our Vice President, Financial Research & Strategy, from January 1998 to May 2001, and as our Director of Financial Research from December 1996 to January 1998. Prior to joining us, Mr. Jones served as a consultant at Cornerstone Research, an economic and financial consulting firm. Mr. Jones received a master’s degree in Business Technology and Engineering-Economic Systems and a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Stanford University.
Kelly S. O’Donnell has served as our Executive Vice President, Business Operations and Corporate Marketing and Chief Risk Officer since May 2016, as our Executive Vice President, Business Operations and Corporate Marketing since March 2015, and as Executive Vice President, Corporate and Institutional Marketing from September 2014 to March 2015. Ms. O’Donnell previously served as our Executive Vice President of Marketing from January 2013 to September 2014 and as our Vice President of Marketing from July 2007 to January 2013. From June 2003 to June 2007, she held positions in marketing, customer acquisition and retention. Prior to joining us, she was Director of Consulting and an analyst for Cerulli Associates from June 1998 to June 2003. Ms. O’Donnell was also a litigation assistant at A. G. Edwards & Sons from May 1996 to July 1997 and a manager and associate at Coopers & Lybrand from August 1989 to May 1996. Ms. O’Donnell received a bachelor’s degree in Accountancy from the University of Missouri.
Raymond J. Sims has served as our Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since August 1999 and as our Chief Risk Officer from January 2014 to May 2016. Before joining us, Mr. Sims served at Raychem Corporation, a technology company, as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer from 1993 to 1999, as Vice President and Treasurer from 1985 to 1993 and as Director, Internal Audit from 1982 to 1984. Mr. Sims is a Certified Public Accountant, Personal Financial Specialist and Chartered Global Management Accountant. He received an MBA from the Harvard Business School and a bachelor’s degree in Business and Economics from Lehigh University.