Commonwealth Research Team

CFN Research Team

Our partnership with Commonwealth Financial Network®, a leading independent broker/dealer, provides us access to a team of investment research specialists at Commonwealth who assist us in our efforts to provide you with the best possible service. Each of the professionals on this team brings a breadth of experience in the industry and within his or her own specialization.

Research All-Stars at Work for You
Commonwealth has been recognized by Financial Advisor and Private Wealth magazines for the third time for having an all-star research team. Commonwealth's Brad McMillan, senior vice president and chief investment officer; Brian Price, vice president; Meagan Swanson, manager, fixed income research; and Jim McAllister, director, equity research, were selected based on nominations from readers.


Brad McMillan, CFA®
Senior Vice President & Chief Investment Officer


Brian Price, CFA®
Vice President, Investment Management and Research

Susan Kelly
Director, Investment Management and Research

Chad LaFauci, CFA®, CAIA
Director, Real Assets

Jim McAllister, CFA®
Director, Equity Research

Fred DeBaets
Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income

Meagan Swanson, CFA®
Manager, Fixed Income Research

Brian McCormick
Senior Research Analyst, Small- and Mid-Cap Equity

Peter Essele, CFA®
Portfolio Manager, Investment Management

Chris Fasciano
Portfolio Manager, Investment Management and Research

Anuradha Gaggar, CFA®
Research Analyst, International and Emerging Markets

Joe Maduri, CFA®
Research Analyst, Fixed Income

Robert Kane
Research Analyst, Alternatives

Nathan Parker, CFA®
Research Analyst, Real Assets

Lira Bukuvali
Research Associate, Equity

Eduardo Ciuffo
Research Associate, Real Assets

Andrew Kitchings
Investment Research Analyst