Steve Wlodarski is Managing Director and Deputy Chief Investment Officer of McDonnell Investment Management. He has over thirty years of investment industry experience. Mr. Wlodarski is responsible for developing and executing tax-exempt investment strategies for the company’s client portfolios. His specialty focus includes private client portfolios, tax-efficient, income-oriented strategies and socially responsible municipal mandates. Through early 2015, Mr. Wlodarski served as Managing Director and Co-Head of Fixed Income Portfolio Management for the company. From 1994 to 2001, Mr. Wlodarski held the position of vice president and senior municipal portfolio manager of Van Kampen Management Inc. Prior to that, he amassed extensive experience in the municipal market which began with a trading position at First Chicago Corporation followed by one as manager of high-net-worth client portfolios at Continental Bank. 

Mr. Wlodarski earned his BA in economics from Lewis University and his MBA in finance from DePaul University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA® Institute and the CFA® Society of Chicago.

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