WCAM (http://wcam.com/) President Lance Helfert heads the investment committee and board of directors. Before founding West Coast Asset Management (http://wcam.com/), Lance oversaw a $1 Billion portfolio at Wilshire Associates, and was involved in a full range of financial strategies at M.L. Stern & Co.He has served on the board of directors for Junior Achievement of Southern California and the Tri-Counties Make-A-Wish Foundation. Lance is a frequent commentator on the Fox Business Channel and has been a featured speaker at the Value Investing Congress in New York and Los Angeles. He is involved with the Santa Barbara Investment Forum and Pepperdine University's Estate Planning Network. He has been honored as one of the top executives in banking and finance by the Pacific Coast Business Times, and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California.