GARY KAUPPILA, CFA®, Portfolio Manager for the Mid Cap Value strategy and Assistant Portfolio Manager for the SMID Cap Value strategy. Gary began his investment career in 1995 and prior to joining Kennedy Capital, he served as an analyst, PM and CFO at Timeless Investment Management.  Prior to his stint at Timeless Investment Management, Mr. Kauppila was affiliated with Chicago Asset Management, Northern Trust and William Blair & Co. Gary joined KCM in 2007 as an assistant portfolio manager.  Mr. Kauppila graduated magna cum laude and earned a B.S. in Finance from Binghamton University.