General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> August 30, 2004


GRACE FEY is an Executive Vice President and Director of Frontier Capital Management Company, LLC, a $6 billion investment management firm located in Boston, Massachusetts. From 1980 through 1988, Ms. Fey helped build two small, independent investment management firms in the Boston area. Her activities included portfolio management, equity and fixed income analysis, and marketing. In 1988 she joined Frontier Capital to spearhead the firm's efforts in the wealthy individual and smaller institutional markets. Ms. Fey is a chartered Financial Analyst and she is a member of the Association for Investment Management and Research and the Boston Security Analysts Society. She is a member of the Investment Management Consultants Association, and a member of the Social Investment Forum. Ms. Fey has been featured in BusinessWeek, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, The Wall Street Transcript and Financial Planning on Wall Street, and she is a frequent guest on CNBC and CNN/FN. She teaches seminars on topics such as 'Managing Money for Endowments and Foundations'. Ms. Fey was the former Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the University of Massachusetts and is on the Board of the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education, which oversees state and community colleges. She is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Zoo New England (Franklin Park and Stone Zoos). She is an Overseer of the Huntington Theatre, and is Director of The Commonwealth Institute and an Overseer of the Boston Center for Adult Education and a Director of the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, and on the Advisory Council of Junior Achievement. She is a member of the Massachusetts Women's Forum, the Boston Club and the St. Botolph club. Her public board experience includes Tucker Anthony, where she served on the Finance Committee, and Bioject Medical Technologies, where she served on the Audit Committee. Profile
TWST: Would you begin with an overview of Frontier Capital Management

and tell us what you do at the firm?

Ms. Fey: Frontier Capital Management was founded in 1980. We're

basically a growth