Scott T. Brayman, CFA - Managing Partner & Chief Investment Officer of Small and Mid Cap Strategies

Scott has more than 32 years of investment management experience. He is a founding partner and leads the small and mid cap investment team at the firm, where he also focuses on financials, industrial, and energy sector research. Prior to joining Champlain, Scott was a senior vice president at NL Capital Management, Inc. and served as a portfolio manager with Sentinel Advisors, Inc. where he was responsible for managing small cap and mid cap core strategies. He also spent time as the portfolio manager and director of marketing for Argyle Capital Management in Allentown, Pennsylvania, before joining NL Capital Management, Inc. Scott began his career as a credit analyst with the First National Bank of Maryland.

Scott graduated cum laude from the University of Delaware with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration. He earned his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 1995 and is a member of the CFA Institute and the Vermont CFA Society.