John Culhane, MS, MBA, CFA
Senior Portfolio Manager, Director of Fixed Income
John serves as Senior Portfolio Manager and Director of Fixed Income for Midland Wealth Management and Midland Trust Company. In this role, he works closely with clients, corporations, foundations, financial institutions and trusts, establishing and communicating overall investment and financial planning strategies with specific focus on fixed income investments. In addition, John is an integral part of the overall investment strategy as a member of the Investment Strategy Committee. John has over 37 years of experience in portfolio management, fixed-income fund management, buy-side investment research private-client advisement, employee stock ownership plans, relationship management and product development. His prior experience include roles as Midland’s Chief Investment Officer and senior vice president for a $26 billion Midwestern trust company and registered investment advisory firm. During that period, John was the senior investment manager for a fixed income mutual fund. John’s education consists of a Master of Science Degree in Finance, Master of Business Administration, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from Northern Illinois University. Additionally, he taught courses in security analysis and portfolio management at Northern Illinois University Graduate School of Business. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) ® designation and is a member of the CFA Society of Chicago.