Steven is an associate portfolio manager for the micro- and small-cap portfolios and research analyst for the Fundamental Equity Team. Prior to joining Brandywine Global in April 2016, Steven was a senior investment analyst covering multiple sectors for value investment firms, Aegis Financial Corporation (2012-2015) and Leap Tide Capital Management (2005-2012), and an investment analyst for value investment firm, Kenner Management (Tivoli Partners, L.P.)(2004-2005). He also held associate positions in equity research with Jefferies & Company (2002-2004) covering value-oriented special situations and C.E. Unterberg, Towbin (2000-2001) covering technology. Steven graduated from Swarthmore College with a B.A. in Economics and is a CFA® charterholder.