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Christopher McClure, President and CEO. In addition to serving as President and CEO, Mr. McClure serves as Chief Compliance Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Westport Capital Markets, LLC in 2001, Mr. McClure was a First Vice President with Prudential Securities from 1997 to 2001. He has also held Financial Consultant positions with Merrill Lynch Pierce Fenner & Smith and Shearson Lehman Brothers. Mr. McClure began his investment career in 1987 with U.S. Trust Co. He graduated from Providence College with a BS degree in finance. Mr. McClure holds his Series, 7, 24, 27, 53, 63, 65, 79 and 99 licenses. He also holds registrations in Life & Health Insurance. 

Brian Cleary, Senior Vice President.  Mr. Cleary joined Westport Capital Markets, LLC in February of 2009 as a Senior Vice President specializing in portfolio/asset management and financial planning. Prior to joining Westport Capital Markets, LLC, Mr. Cleary was with Smith Barney for 37 years. His experiences are vast, in addition to being a Registered Representative, he was a fixed income advisor, assistant manager, branch manager, training advisor, as well as a guest speaker at numerous corporate events. He graduated with a BA from University of Massachusetts with a continued focus on investment finance and psychology. 

Eric Rabaskas, Senior Vice President.  Mr. Rabaskas joined Westport Capital Markets, LLC in February, 2017 and brings over 30 years of experience with Wall Street firms. His approach to wealth management is to establish a clear understanding of each client's goals and to then design and implement a portfolio to accomplish those objectives using a combination of fundamental and technical analysis. Clients include qualified pension plans, family trusts as well as individual investors. Mr Rabaskas is a graduate of Michigan State University with a BA in Accounting, holds Series 65, 7 and 63 securities licenses and is a non-practicing CPA.

Al D'Amato, Financial Advisor.  Mr. D'Amato joined Westport Capital Markets, LLC in May of 2017 and brings with him over 20 years of experience in the financial industry. He believes that with the right combination of stocks, bonds and mutual funds, a client's goals can be met. He believes in the long-term approach to investing by selling losing positions and adding to winning positions. Mr. D'Amato graduated locally, with a Bachelor's degree in Finance from the University of Connecticut and holds Series 7, 9, 10, 52, 63 and 65 securities licenses. He is also licensed to sell Life Insurance.

Marisa Maher, Chief Administrative Officer. Ms. Maher co-founded Westport Capital Markets, LLC in 1996 and serves as Chief Administrative Officer. Ms. Maher began her investment career in 1982 with Dean Witter Reynolds. Prior to that, Ms. Maher served four years in the United States Navy.