Leanne is a Portfolio Manager for the Small and SMID Cap equity strategies. She is a member of the Investment Committee and ESG Research & Engagement Committee. Leanne provides primary research and analysis in the consumer discretionary, consumer staples, and health care sectors.
Prior to joining Boston Trust Walden in 2019, Leanne worked at Cadence Capital Management for 22 years in numerous functional areas, including investments, trading, and operations. As a Senior Equity Analyst, she was responsible for covering a broad universe of stocks across several sectors, including consumer, energy, health care, and industrials. More recently she was a Consultant and Investment Analyst at Meketa Investment Group working with Defined Benefit, Annuity, Taft-Hartley, and other plan sponsors.
Leanne earned an MS in Finance from Bentley University and a BS from Northeastern University. She is a member of CFA Society Boston, the CFA Institute, Boston Women in Finance, and the National Association of Petroleum Investment Analysts (NAPIA). In addition, she is a Trustee of the Board of the National MS Society Greater New England Chapter, and a Committee member of the National MS Society Fashion Plates.