Mark W. Broughton
Co-Head U.S. Equity Portfolio Management
Mark Broughton is a co-head of the Rainier U.S. equity team and acts as a senior portfolio manager and equity research analyst. He began his investment career in 1986, working in corporate finance at Drexel, Burnham & Lambert in Boston and Los Angeles. In 1991, Mark joined Provident Investment Counsel in Pasadena, where he served as an equity analyst and associate portfolio manager. Beginning in 1996, Mark was principal, senior portfolio manager and director of research at Badgley, Phelps and Bell in Seattle. Prior to joining Rainier in 2002, Mark was lead portfolio manager of Blackrock Financial Management’s core equity product in Philadelphia.
Mark holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and Entrepreneurship and a Masters of Business Administration in Finance and International Finance and Economics from the University of Southern California. He is a member of the CFA Institute and the Seattle Society of Financial Analysts.
Stacie L. Cowell
Senior Equity Portfolio Manager
Stacie Cowell is a member of the equity management team, serving as a senior equity portfolio manager and research analyst. She began her career in 1989 as an analyst for Chase Manhattan Bank, New York, NY. Beginning in 1993, Stacie was a senior analyst on the small/mid cap team for Founders Asset Management in Denver, CO. Prior to joining Rainier in 2006, Stacie was senior vice president and lead portfolio manager with Invesco Funds Group, Denver, CO.
Stacie holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. She received her Master of Science, Finance from University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, in 1999 and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science, Economics from Colgate University, Hamilton, NY.