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Todd Chester is a senior vice president and regional director of investments for Hawthorn, PNC Family Wealth®, a business dedicated to serving the financial needs of high-net-worth individuals, families and family offices. In this role, Todd has oversight for all Hawthorn investment activities in Maryland and Washington, D.C. Todd is a member of Hawthorn's Investment Policy Committee and Portfolio Construction Group, which determine Hawthorn's overall investment policy and strategy. Todd also serves as a senior investment advisor and manages client assets. He is responsible for developing and executing customized asset allocation and investment selection strategies for clients. Prior to joining Hawthorn, Todd was a senior portfolio manager with Bank of New York Mellon's Private Wealth Management group where he was responsible for developing investment strategies for high-net-worth individuals, families, pension plans and charitable organizations. Todd earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in business and economics from the University of Pittsburgh and a Master’s in Business Administration from Robert Morris University, and he is a CFA® charter holder. Todd serves the Baltimore community as a member of Mercy Hospital's Investment Committee.