Brendan M. Kerr, CFA
Vice President, Portfolio Manager
Brendan Kerr is a Vice President and Portfolio Manager at Wasmer Schroeder (WS), and is responsible for co-managing tax exempt investment strategies. He is a member of the firm’s Portfolio Management, Investment, Credit, and High Yield Committees.
Brendan joined WS in 2010 as a member of the Municipal Research Team. Prior to WS, he worked for Lloyds Banking Group plc, where he analyzed credit risk on the bank’s $20 billion municipal and asset-backed securities portfolio. Brendan began his finance career with Fitch Ratings in New York City as an Associate Director.
Brendan earned his BA in International Business from the University of Maryland and was awarded the CFA Charter in 2016. He is a member of both the CFA Institute and the National Federation of Municipal Analysts, and is a graduate of the Leadership Collier Foundation’s Growing Associates in Naples (GAIN™) 2016 program.
Originally from the Washington DC area, Brendan lived in Naples before opening WS’s Tampa office. He enjoys cooking for family and friends in his personal time, perfecting his knowledge of pop culture, and playing with his dog and cat.