Stephen Kaszynski, CFA®

Director, President, CEO and Registered Representative
Steve joined Homestead Funds in 2015 as president and CEO. He is also president and CEO of the fund company’s investment advisor, RE Advisers. Steve has broad responsibility for shaping the strategic vision and directing the business activities of the fund company and its related money management entity.

Steve has held a number of senior portfolio management and directorial roles in asset management. Prior to joining RE Advisers in 2015, he was a vice president of Eaton Vance and a portfolio manager for the company’s large-cap value strategy. He also served as head of U.S. equities at Credit Suisse Asset Management, while leading the portfolio management teams for both small-cap value and large-cap value strategies. Steve served as lead portfolio manager for INVESCO’s large-cap value strategy and was a co-founder and managing partner of D.A. Capital Management, LLC. He has FINRA securities licenses Series 6 (Investment Company and Variable Contracts Products Representative Exam), Series 26 (Investment Company Products/Variable Contracts Limited Principal Exam) and Series 63 (Uniform Securities Agent State Law Exam).

He is a graduate of Knox College, where he received a Bachelor’s degree in economics with honors. He received his MBA in finance from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation.