Mission, Vision and Leadership

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Mission Statement

The Security Traders Association is committed to promoting the interests of its members throughout the global financial markets, providing representation of these interests in the legislative, regulatory and technological processes, while fostering goodwill and high standards of integrity in accord with the Association’s founding principle, Dictum Meum Pactum – " My word is my bond."

 

Vision Statement

Be the representative organization of security trading professionals across all markets and the leading authority, champion, and educator of individuals on issues affecting practitioners and markets.

Be the leading advocate of policies and provide programs that foster investor trust, professional ethics and marketplace integrity, and programs that support education, capital formation, and marketplace innovation.


  • Officers

    James Bohrer - President

    James Bohrer - President

    Company: Thomson Reuters / Title: Specialist, Enterprise Trading Solutions

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    Kevin Skarbek - Vice President

    Kevin Skarbek - Vice President

    Company: G1 Execution Services, LLC / Title: Listed Desk Manager / Trader

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    Steven Roy - Secretary

    Steven Roy - Secretary

    Company: GLP / Title: Senior Trader

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    Collin Piercy - Treasurer

    Collin Piercy - Treasurer

    Company: Bank of America Merrill Lynch / Title: Electronic Sales Associate

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    Michael Goetsch - Financial Secretary

    Michael Goetsch - Financial Secretary

    Company: Thomson Reuters\Title: Account Director

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    John Castro - Immediate Past President

    John Castro - Immediate Past President

    Company: Cheevers & Co., Inc. / Title: Institutional Broker

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  • Board of Directors

    Ted Bilharz - CBOE
    Geoffrey Coleman - E*TRADE Securities LLC
    Bethany Graham - Intl FC Stone LLC
    Michael Guzy, Jr. - Wolverine Execution Services
    Robert Jacobs - PDQ ATS
    George Martin, Jr. - Cheevers & Co., Inc.
    Daniel Romanelli - Delta Risk
    Gregg Rzepczynski - Gregg M. Rzepczynski & Associates Ltd.
    Brian Stucka - Flextrade
    Matthew Tobin - The Duffy Law Firm
  • Advisory Board

    Lauren Arbid - ABN Amro Clearing Chicago LLC
    Thomas Bell - Dun & Bradstreet
    Howard Gillman - ConvergEx Execution Solutions LLC
    Brian Kowieski - Stephens
    Agata Lipinski - Pico Trading
    Andrew Mauck - 3Points Communications
    William Miller - Cheevers & Co., Inc.
    Jay Mercier - Convergex
    Todd Rich - Aperture Group
    Sean Ristau - Raptor Trading Systems
    Patty Schuler - BOX Options Exchange
    Betty Sharples - Trading Technologies
    Scott Tucker - Fiduciary Management Associates, LLC
  • Committees

    Bylaws

    Bylaws

    James Bohrer - Thomson Reuters
    John Castro - Cheevers & Co., Inc.
    Gregg Rzepczynski - Gregg M. Rzepczynski & Associates, Ltd.
    Matthew Tobin - The Duffy Law Firm
    Communications

    Communications

    Chair: James Bohrer - Thomson Reuters
    Co-Chair: Andrew Mauck - 3Points Communications
    Thomas Bell - Dun & Bradstreet
    Nathaniel Christensen - ITG
    Sean Ristau - Raptor Trading Systems
    Dax Rodriguez - Victory Networks
    Daniel Romanelli - Delta Risk
    Gregg Rzepczynski - Gregg M. Rzepczynski & Associates, Ltd.
    Community Service

    Community Service

    Chair: George Martin - Cheevers & Co., Inc.
    Co-Chair: Ted Bilharz - CBOE
    Nathaniel Christensen - ITG
    Geoffrey Coleman - E*TRADE Securities LLC
    Andrew D'Amore - KCG
    Howard Gillman - ConvergEx Execution Solutions, LLC
    Michael Goetsch - Thomson Reuters
    Michael Guzy, Jr. - Wolverine Execution Services
    Education

    Education

    Chair: Collin Piercy - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
    Co-Chair: Dax Rodriguez - Victory Networks
    Patricia Kevin-Schuler - BOX Options Exchange (BOX)
    Brian Kowieski, CFA - Stephens
    Andrew Mauck - 3Points Communications
    Todd Rich - OptionsHouse
    Sean Ristau - Raptor Trading Systems
    Daniel Romanelli - Delta Risk
    Gregg Rzepczynski - Gregg M. Rzepczynski & Associates, Ltd.
    Leadership Mentorship

    Leadership Mentorship

    Chair: Andrew Pollock - Scottrade
    Co Chair: John Castro - Cheevers & Co, Inc.
    Collin Piercy - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
    Steven Roy - GLP
    William Russell - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
    Membership

    Membership

    Chair: Steven Roy - GLP
    Michael Guzy, Jr. - Wolverine Execution Services
    Ted Bilharz - Chicago Board Options Exchange
    Geoffrey Coleman - E*TRADE Securities LLC
    Charles Cunnick - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
    Bethany Graham - INTL FC Stone LLC
    George Martin, Jr. - Cheevers & Co., Inc.
    William Miller - Cheevers & Co., Inc.
    David Pequet - MPI Investment Management
    Brian Stucka - Flextrade
    Matthew Tobin - The Duffy Law Firm
    Special Events

    Special Events

    Chair: Kevin Skarbek - G1 Execution Services, LLC
    Co-Chair: Brian Stucka - Flextrade
    Brian Kowieski, CFA - Stephens
    Nathaniel Christensen - ITG
    Andrew D'Amore - KCG
    Howard Gillman - ConvergEx Execution Solutions, LLC
    Robert Jacobs - PDQ ATS
    Agata Lipinski - Pico Trading
    Lauren Low - ABN Amro Clearing Chicago, LLC
    William Miller - Cheevers & Co., Inc.
    Special Interest Groups

    Special Interest Groups

    Chair: Scott Tucker - Fiduciary Management Associates, LLC
    Co-Chair: Thomas Bell - Dun & Bradstreet
    Co-Chair: Bethany Graham - INTL FC Stone, LLC
    Co-Chair: Drew Miyawaki - LGIMA
    Co-Chair: Collin Piercy - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
    Ted Billharz - CBOE
    Howard Gillman - ConvergEx Execution Solutions, LLC
    Michael Goetsch - Thomson Reuters
    Patricia Kevin-Schuler - BOX Options Exchange (BOX)
    Agata Lipinski - Pico Trading
    Lauren Low - ABN Amro Clearing Chicago, LLC
    David Pequet - MPI Investment Management
    Andrew Pollock - Scottrade
    Sean Ristau - Raptor Trading Systems
    Sponsorship

    Sponsorship

    Chair: William Russell - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
    Co-Chair: Kevin Skarbek - G1 Execution Services, LLC
    Thomas Bell - Dun & Bradstreet
    Charles Cunnick - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
    Nicolas Ospina - Raymond James
    Steven Roy - GLP
    Scott Tucker - Fiduciary Management Associates, LLC
    STAC Fundraising

    STAC Fundraising

    Chair: James Bohrer - Thomson Reuters
    Chair: Michael Goetsch - Thomson Reuters
    Robert Jacobs - PDQ ATS
    William Miller - Cheevers & Co., Inc.
    Todd Rich - OptionsHouse
    William Russell - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
    Kevin Skarbek - G1 Execution Services, LLC

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