Jacob W. Johnson, CFA®, Investment Analyst, joined NSAM in April 2023. Prior to joining NSAM, Jake worked as an Investment Analyst at Thompson Investment Management in Madison, Wisconsin from June 2020 to April 2023. Jake graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2019, earning a BBA in Finance and Economics. In 2020, he graduated from UW-Madison with a Master of Science in Finance degree after completing the Applied Security Analysis Program, a two-year Master’s program that combines financial theory with hands-on security analysis and portfolio management, in which students manage an investment portfolio of over $20 million. Jake is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) charterholder, a member of the CFA Institute, and a member of the CFA Society of Madison.