Ms. Bates joined Highland Associates in April of 2015. She serves as an associate in the research department. She specializes in portfolio management and capital markets. Prior to joining the firm she worked for Regions Financial Corp. as a portfolio manager. She received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Samford University. Ms. Bates is a CFA Level III Candidate.
• Rotaract Club of Birmingham, Member
• First Light Women’s Shelter, Volunteer
• Glenwood, Junior Board Member • Samford Alumni Association, Executive Council