Roger E. King

ROGER E. KING, Chairman and President of King Investment Advisors, Inc.,
has been with the firm 22 years and has 32 years of experience in
investment management. A CFA and Chartered Investment Counselor, he has
a BA in Business Administration from Lipscomb University, an MA in
Political Science from Middle Tennessee State University, and he was a
National Science Fellow at Cornell University. King Investment Advisors,
Inc., was established in 1981, and Mr. King has served as President
since 1986. Before co-founding the firm, he was Senior Vice President
and Chief Investment Officer with Sun Life Group/Sun Insurance Services
in Atlanta, managing $700 million in securities. He served in a similar
capacity with GULFCO Capital Management (Gulf Life Holding Company), and
he began his investment career with the American General companies. He
served two years as President of the Jacksonville, Florida Financial
Analysts’ Society. He is Chairman of the Investment Advisory Group,
Chief Investment Officer, a senior portfolio manager and a securities
analyst. He is also a member of the Houston Society of Financial