Derwood S. Chase, Jr., is founder and chairman emeritus of Chase Investment Counsel Corporation, which manages more than $500 million for a select group of clients throughout the United States. Mr. Chase earned a B.S. with distinction from the University of Virginia and a M.B.A. from Harvard University. His speeches, articles, and comments on investing and economic policy have been quoted in Barron’s, Business Week, The Wall Street Journal, Pensions & Investments, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, and The New York Times. He has appeared on CNBC, The Nightly Business Report (PBS) and Bloomberg. Derwood is a member of the Analysts Club (N.Y.C.), the New York Society of Security Analysts, and the Mont Pelerin Society. He is president of the Chase Foundation of Virginia, a trustee of the Reason Foundation and the Fraser Institute, and a former governor of the Investment Counsel Association of America.