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Harbor Capital Advisors, Inc

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For over 30 years, Harbor has served as a gateway for clients to access talented, international-caliber asset managers. We identify and partner with specialists in each asset class to manage active, cost-aware investment portfolios, and we apply a comprehensive oversight program to monitor their performance and ensure their decisions are in the best interest of our investors. Harbor offers the benefit of an institutional caliber portfolio manager, in addition to a professional adviser to maintain manager accountability.

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Manager Profiles

Brian L. Collins, CFA

Executive Vice President & Chief Investment Officer

Brian has been the Chief Investment Officer of Harbor Capital Advisors since 2004. He leads the Investment & Portfolio Management team which is responsible for the identification, evaluation, and selection of investment managers for the Harbor Funds and the Harbor Capital Group Trust. Brian was appointed Portfolio Manager and chair of the Investment Advisory Committee which oversees the management of the Harbor Target Retirement Funds in 2009. Brian’s experience in manager research and evaluation began in 1998.

Prior to joining Harbor Capital Advisors, Brian was a principal at Mercer Investment Consulting, where he was the Director of US Investment Manager Research for the global investment consulting practice. He earned a B.S. in Finance from Georgetown University and an M.B.A in Finance and Management Strategy from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.

Linda M. Molenda

Managing Director, Portfolio Manager

Linda has been involved in investment research at Harbor Capital Advisors since 1988. She was named Portfolio Manager of the Harbor Target Retirement Funds in 2009, and Managing Director in 2014. She is part of the Investment & Portfolio Management team which is responsible for the identification, evaluation, and selection of investment managers for the Harbor Funds and the Harbor Capital Group Trust. Prior to working for Harbor, Linda held a manager position within the corporate pension department of Owens-Illinois, Inc, the former parent of Harbor Capital Advisors.

Linda earned both a B.S. in Business and an M.B.A. from the University of Toledo. She is an emeritus board member of the University of Toledo Foundation and of the investment committee.

Paul C. Herbert, CFA CAIA

Managing Director, Portfolio Manager

Paul Herbert has been a member of the Investment & Portfolio Management team at Harbor since 2008. He was named as a Portfolio Manager of the Harbor Target Retirement Funds in 2009, and was named Managing Director in 2014. As a member of the Investment & Portfolio Management team, Paul has been responsible for the identification, evaluation, and selection of investment managers for the Harbor Funds and the Harbor Capital Group Trust. Paul’s experience in manager research and evaluation began in 1999.

Previously, Paul was Associate Director of Mutual Fund Analysis for Morningstar, Inc. and Editor of the firm’s American Funds Fund Family Newsletter. He has earned a B.B.A in Finance and Business Economics from the University of Notre Dame.