Ms. Barron joined our firm in 2000. She began serving as Barrow Hanley’s Compliance Officer in 2001 and was appointed Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) in 2004. In 2010, Ms. Barron was also appointed Chief Risk Officer. Ms. Barron was named Chief Operating Officer (COO) in 2021. She is responsible for overseeing the firm’s business operations. Her career in the investment industry includes serving at Citigroup and Morgan Stanley. Ms. Barron graduated from Western Governors University with a BS in Business Management. She holds the Investment Adviser Certified Compliance Professional® (IACCP®) certification, as well as the Risk Management Specialist certification, and has also earned the CFA Institute Investment Foundations™ Certificate.