George F. Wood, CFA

Co-Chairman | Partner

George is our firm’s co-chairman.

George founded Wood Investment Counsel, LLC, in 1982 to provide independent investment management. He began his investment career in 1969 as an investment analyst with Stein Roe & Farnham, a leading investment advisory firm in Chicago, where he became a partner. He was subsequently with State Farm Insurance, where he was responsible for investment analysis and portfolio management. George holds an MBA from the University of Chicago and a PE (Professional Engineering) degree in chemical engineering from the Colorado School of Mines. He serves on the Colorado School of Mines Foundation Board of Governors and is chairman of its Investment Committee.