President & Chief Executive Officer
Steve is President and Chief Executive Officer. With Kurt Brouwer, he pioneered the firm’s investment strategy of investing in a portfolio of no-load mutual funds and exchange traded funds (ETFs). He began his career with Holt & Collins and then joined Merrill Lynch & Company both in San Francisco. Prior to forming Brouwer & Janachowski, he was an officer of two New York Stock Exchange member firms.
Steve is a director of National Advisors Trust Company, Overland Park, Kansas. He is co-author of Mutual Fund Mastery published by Times Books, and has commented on investment strategy and personal finance for several publications including The Wall Street Journal, Barron's, Forbes, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, and The San Francisco Chronicle. He is a graduate of the University of Chicago.