Judith W. O'Connell - Managing Partner & Chief Executive Officer

Judy has more than 27 years of financial services experience. She is a founding partner and has primary responsibility for the firm’s day-to-day operations, client service and business development. Prior to joining Champlain, she was a senior vice president at NL Capital Management, Inc. where she directed client service, marketing and operations for the firm’s institutional business. Before this, she was the director of mutual funds/intermediary markets at Dresdner RCM Capital Management in San Francisco, California, where she had overall responsibility for business management, operations, marketing, sales and product development functions for the mutual funds. Early in her career, she held management positions within investment operations, compliance and treasury at The Boston Company.

Judy graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. Judy currently serves on the board of the Vermont Business Roundtable and Champlain College.