Core Plus Long Term Focus

Management

John Friedl
Portfolio Manager

John Friedl

Portfolio Manager

John is a Portfolio Manager at Principal Global Fixed Income, an investment boutique within Principal Global Investors. John is the lead Portfolio Manager for the Core Plus Long Term Focus strategy and provides research coverage for the High Yield, Gaming, Health Care, and Oil & Gas industries. He joined Edge Asset Management in 1998 as an Investment Analyst, when he entered the industry, and was promoted to Portfolio Manager in 2003. Previously, he was an Agency Coordinator for Northern Life. John received a master's degree in finance from Seattle University and a bachelor's degree in communications and history from the University of Washington. John has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Scott Peterson
Portfolio Manager

Scott Peterson

Portfolio Manager

Scott is a Portfolio Manager at Principal Global Fixed Income, an investment boutique within Principal Global Investors. Scott is the lead Portfolio Manager for the Short Term Income strategy and provides research coverage for Asset-Backed Securities and the Financial Services industries. Scott joined Edge Asset Management in 2002 and has been in the investment industry since 1989. His background also includes various portfolio management and analyst roles at Russell Investment Group, Standish, Ayer & Wood, Inc., and Moody’s Investors Service. Scott received an M.B.A. from New York University and a bachelor's degree in mathematics from Brigham Young University. Scott has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Ryan McCann
Portfolio Manager

Ryan McCann

Portfolio Manager

Ryan is a Portfolio Manager at Principal Global Fixed Income, an investment boutique within Principal Global Investors. He is the lead Portfolio Manager for the Government and High Quality Fixed Income strategy and provides research coverage across structured products including MBS, ABS and CMBS. Ryan joined Edge Asset Management in 2010 and has been in the investment industry since 1993. Previously, he was a Portfolio Manager and Trader of Structured Mortgage Products for Columbia Asset Management. His background also includes positions with GE Capital and First Interstate Bank. Ryan received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Washington State University. Ryan has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.