Dave is a portfolio manager and research analyst on the Diversified Value Equity team. He contributes to the quantitative and fundamental analysis of securities and management of the Diversified Value Equity portfolios by consistently applying Brandywine Global's disciplined exclusionary process. He is also involved in continual refinement of the Diversified Value Equity investment process and the Firm's ongoing research into value investing. He joined the Firm in 2004 and has been a member of the Diversified Value Equity team since 2006. Prior to joining Brandywine Global, Dave was a trader for Orion Financial (2003-2004) and had spent 13 years in the field of psychology before making the career shift toward finance. He earned an M.B.A. in Finance from the University of Pittsburgh, holds a Master's degree from the University of California at Berkeley, and a B.A. from Penn State University.