Brian C. Mark
Brian is the cofounder and Managing Member of St. James Investment Advisors and serves as Portfolio Manager. Previously, Brian was the cofounder and member of the St. James Investment Company. Brian started his career with American Express as a credit analyst. He later served as a consultant to the insurance industry, working for Aetna and the St. Paul Companies. Brian attended the United States Military Academy at West Point for two years before deciding to pursue a private career and graduated from Adelphi University in 1990 with a BBA in Business Management and Finance.
John is an Executive Director for St. James Investment Advisors. His responsibilities include operations, portfolio management along with attracting, growing and maintaining investor client relationships. Previously, John spent 40+ years in financial services working for BlackRock, BNY Mellon and JPMorganChase. John holds a BA in Finance and MBA in Business Administration from the C.W. Post School of Business at Long Island University.
Jennifer A. Abbonizio
Jennifer is the Chief Compliance Officer and Office Manager for St. James Investment Advisors. Previously Jennifer worked for the St. James Investment Company. She initially started her financial industry career with Dreyfus Service Corporation as an Investment Service Representative and then later within Corporate Training for Financial Center Representatives in both Mutual Fund Sales and Customer Service. Jennifer attended Suffolk Community College and studied Accounting.
Matthew serves as a research analyst for St. James Investment Advisors and has a background in the global maritime transportation industries. Previously Matthew worked for St. James Investment Company. Matthew received his MBA from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2015 and his Bachelor of Science in Business Management from SUNY Maritime College in 1990.
Heidi R. Reid
Heidi serves as support staff with administration. Prior to joining St. James Investment Advisors, Heidi worked in the field of education as well as office management. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Work from Regis College, Weston, MA.
Michael is involved in business development for St. James Investment Advisors. Previously Michael worked for Schonfeld Securities. Michael managed and operated the Opus Trading Fund, which is a proprietary equity fund, for 18 years. He holds a Bachelors of Business Administration in Finance from Dowling College.
Kristine serves in a marketing support role for St. James Investment Advisors. Prior to joining St. James Kristine was an Office Manager for Foerth & Pancotto Dental and for Apex Athletics.