SONIA H. MINTUN is a portfolio manager for First Fiduciary Investment
Councel, Inc., and has been in the investment business for 13 years.
Prior to joining First Fiduciary, she was an analyst/portfolio manager
for The Proper Analysis. Mrs. Mintun has held positions as a portfolio
manager and head of high yield trading for Westinghouse Credit as well
as an Assistant Vice President and portfolio manager for Shearson Lehman
Brothers. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a member of the
Cleveland Society of Security Analysts. She currently participates as a
contributor for Street Insights, a subsidiary of theStreet.com. She
received a BS in Accounting and Finance from Lehigh University.