Ms. Barron joined Barrow Hanley in 2000. She began serving as Compliance Officer in 2001, was appointed Chief Compliance Officer (CCO) in 2004, appointed Chief Risk Officer (CRO) in 2010, and appointed Chief Operating Officer in 2020. She has oversight of the firm’s business, including operational management strategies, implementation of strategic initiatives, the compliance program, and the firm-wide risk assessment program. Her career in the investment industry includes serving at Bank of America, 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.