As a member of the High Yield Portfolio Management Team, Steve is a portfolio manager for the Nuveen Short Duration High Yield Municipal Bond Strategy and supports the management of the firm’s other High Yield Municipal Bond portfolios. He oversees a number of state-specific, tax-exempt portfolios including the Kansas Municipal Bond, Louisiana Municipal Bond and Wisconsin Municipal Bond Strategies. Steve is also responsible for the tender option bond/inverse floating rate program used by some of the firm’s closed-end and open-end funds. In addition, he manages two closed-end funds that rely on the use of tender option bonds for leverage and co-manages several ETFs.
Steve began his career in the financial industry in 2003 when he joined Nuveen Asset Management. Prior to his current position at the firm, he worked as a senior analyst responsible for risk management and performance measurement processes.
Firm tenure for Nuveen Asset Management investment professionals may include years of service at predecessor advisory operations.