Robert G. Morris has over 45 years of experience in the investment and financial services industry. Mr. Morris also serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors at HAGIN Investment Management. He previously served as the Chief Investment Officer of Lord, Abbett & Co. Before his seventeen year tenure at Lord, Abbett & Co., he was employed by the Hartford Insurance Group, Niagara Share Corporation, Industrial National Bank of Rhode Island, Merrill Lynch Pierce Fenner and Smith, Drexel Burnham Lambert, and Chase Manhattan Bank Trust Department. He has a BA in Economics from SUNY at Buffalo and a MA of Economics from Northeastern University. He is a member of the NY Society of Security Analysts, Inc. He serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Elmira College.