JAMES F. DYKSTAL, CFA

Senior Consultant

Mr. Dykstal is a senior consultant of the firm who specializes in capital markets research and asset allocation. He is a member of the DeMarche Manager Review Committee and Alternatives Manager Review Committee and serves as a portfolio manager for DMS. Prior to joining DeMarche he was treasurer and fixed income manager for FC Stone Group. Prior to that time, he was vice president and senior portfolio manager at Commerce Trust Company in Kansas City. He also held the positions of vice president at First Tennessee Capital Markets and investment advisor at Southwest Corporate Federal Credit Union.

Mr. Dykstal received his CFA in 1998 and his MBA from the University of Missouri. His undergraduate degree is from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Mr. Dykstal is a member of the CFA Society Kansas City and the CFA Institute.