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Compliance and Administration

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Shirley Fisher

Chief Compliance Officer

Shirley Fisher

Chief Compliance Officer


Shirley is responsible for all investment compliance functions within the firm.

Prior to joining OakBrook in 2007, Shirley was the Assistant Treasurer/Controller at Northern Trust Investments, Inc. and was an Investment Officer in charge of Project Coordination at ANB Investment Management and Trust Company. Prior to joining ANB, Shirley held various Banking, Trust, and Investment positions with American National Bank and Trust Company in Chicago.

Shirley received a BS in Mathematics with a minor in Computer Science from Benedictine University and an MA degree, summa cum laude, in Education from National‐Louis University.

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Annette Nestad

Office Manager

Annette Nestad

Office Manager


Annette is responsible for organizing and coordinating office operations as well as assisting in various marketing functions.

Prior to joining OakBrook, Annette was an Administrative Assistant at AmSouth Bank in Jacksonville, Florida. She began her financial career in 1991 and has since held various banking positions throughout the Chicagoland area and Jacksonville, Florida.

Annette majored in Business Administration and Marketing at Lewis University.

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John Runchey

Software/Data Specialist

John Runchey

Software/Data Specialist


John develops and maintains the software and data used to implement OakBrook’s investment research projects. He also works with client services, marketing, trading and compliance, providing tools and support to enhance the quality and efficiency of processes across the company.

Prior to joining OakBrook in 2018, John held various software development and quality assurance positions at Motorola, Blackberry, and Continental Automotive. He has also developed custom web applications as an independent consultant.

John received a BS in Electrical Engineering from Iowa State University.