Meet the Investment Team

Breckinridge Capital Advisors, Inc.

Breckinridge Capital Advisors, Inc., a Boston-based investment manager, provides day-to-day discretionary portfolio management as sub-adviser of Breckinridge Intermediate Municipal Strategy accounts, including investment selection and trade execution. Breckinridge is a fixed income manager specializing in the municipal bond market. They have over $40 billion in assets under management and over 25 years of experience managing municipal bond separately managed accounts.

Matthew C. Buscone

  • EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, CO-HEAD OF PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT
  • Portfolio Management

Matt, executive vice president, is co-head of portfolio management at Breckinridge. He sits on the firm's Investment Committee where he is jointly responsible for setting the firm's investment outlook and the translation into portfolio strategy. Matt is also a member of the Executive Committee. In his role, Matt oversees the management of the firm's tax-efficient bond portfolios. Matt joined Breckinridge in 2002 as a trader and transitioned to portfolio management in 2008. He has over 25 years of industry experience. Prior to Breckinridge, Matt was a tax-exempt trader at Mellon Private Asset Management. Matt holds a B.A. in economics from Bryant College.

Sara Chanda

  • SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT
  • PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT

Sara, senior vice president, is a portfolio manager at Breckinridge. She is a member of the firm's Investment Committee where she is jointly responsible for setting the firm's investment outlook and the translation into portfolio strategy. She is also a member of the firm's Sustainability Committee. In her role, Sara is responsible for the day-to-day management and monitoring of client portfolios. Sara joined Breckinridge in 2010 as a trader and transitioned to portfolio management in 2013. She has over 19 years of industry experience. Prior to Breckinridge, Sara was a vice president and trader at Eaton Vance Management where she traded various specialty state mutual funds. In addition, she oversaw trading and operations for Eaton Vance's separately managed accounts, focusing on systems automation projects. She holds a B.S. in business administration from Providence College and an MBA from the Boston University School of Management.

Ji Young Jung, CFA

  • SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT
  • PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT

Ji Young, senior vice president, is a portfolio manager at Breckinridge and head of Breckinridge's San Diego office. She is a member of the firm's Risk Committee and Sustainability Committee. In her role, Ji Young is responsible for the day-to-day management and monitoring of client portfolios and bridges the Boston and San Diego offices to maintain seamless communication between coasts. Ji Young joined Breckinridge in 2010 as a research analyst and transitioned to portfolio management in 2012. She has over 12 years of industry experience. Prior to joining the firm, Ji Young was a credit analyst in the Public Finance Group at Assured Guaranty Ltd. where she evaluated various tax-backed and revenue-supported debt obligations. Ji Young holds a B.A. in political science from Yale University and is a CFA® charterholder.

Eric Haase, CFA

  • VICE PRESIDENT
  • PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT

Eric, vice president, is a portfolio manager for Breckinridge. In his role, Eric is responsible for the day-to-day management and monitoring of client portfolios. Eric joined the firm in January 2016 and has over 14 years of investment industry experience. Prior to Breckinridge, Eric was a portfolio manager for SCS Financial, where he focused on managing tax-exempt separate accounts as well as conducting manager research across fixed income sectors. He holds a B.A. from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and is a CFA® charterholder.

Allyson Gerrish

  • VICE PRESIDENT
  • PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT

Allyson, vice president, is a portfolio manager at Breckinridge. In her role, Allyson is responsible for the day-to-day management and monitoring of client portfolios. Allyson has been with the firm since 2018 and has over 10 years of industry experience. Prior to Breckinridge, she was a portfolio manager at Columbia Threadneedle Investments where she managed institutional and SMA accounts. Allyson holds a B.S.B.A. from Suffolk University, as well as an MBA and an MSF from Northeastern University.