General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> September 24, 2001

Christianna Wood – Denver Investment Advisors Llc

CHRISTIANNA WOOD is a Vice President, Portfolio Manager and Director of Value Strategies for Denver Investment Advisors, LLC. She has been with the firm for over five years and in 2000 assumed primary responsibility for managing the Small-Cap and Mid-Cap Value strategies. Ms. Wood's prior investment experience includes five years at The Burridge Group as a Principal and Portfolio Manager/Analyst, and 10 years at Prudential Equity Management as a Portfolio Manager/Analyst and Investment Analyst. She earned her BA Cum Laude from Vassar College and her MBA from New York University. She is a current member of the Denver Society of Securities Analysts and is a Chartered Financial Analyst. Profile
TWST: Tell us about the Westcore Mid-Cap Opportunity Fund and give us a

brief description of your investment process.

Ms. Wood: Denver Investment Advisors has about a 20-year history in