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Frank Alphonse Sortino

Frank Alphonse Sortino, American finance educator, consultant. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1954-1957. Member American Finance Association, Western Finance Association, Finance Executives Institute, Western Pension Association, American Association for Artificial Intelligence.

Background

  • Sortino, Frank Alphonse was born on March 29, 1932 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Frank and Victoria (Brunero) Sortino.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Southern California, 1954. Master of Business Administration, University California, Berkeley, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Finance, University Oregon, 1981.

    Career

    • Partner Robert Scott & Company, San Diego, 1964-1969. Regional vice president R.M. Evans & Company, San Francisco, 1969-1971. Senior vice president Shareholders Securities Company, Los Angeles, 1971-1973.

      Associate professor finance California Polytechnic Institute, Pomona, 1978-1980. Professor finance San Francisco State University, since 1980. Directors Pension Research Institute San Francisco State University.

      Consultant Boy Scouts American, Dallas, 1981-1982, Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1983-1986, City and County of San Francisco Retirement System, 1984-1986, Marin County (California) Retirement System, 1985-1986.

    Works

    • Author (invention, with others): Asset Allocation Model, 1985. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Served to 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1954-1957. Member American Finance Association, Western Finance Association, Finance Executives Institute, Western Pension Association, American Association for Artificial Intelligence.

    Personality

    Interests

    Flamenco guitar, bridge, tennis, skiing.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Carney, June 1953 (divorced 1963). Children: Mark, Vicki. Married Karen Klivans, January 1, 1983.
    • father: Frank Sortino
    • mother: Victoria (Brunero) Sortino
    • spouses: Barbara Carney
    • Karen Klivans
    • children: Mark Sortino
    • Vicki Sortino
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    Born March 29, 1932
    Nationality
    • 1954
      University Southern California
    • 1975
      University California
    • 1981
      University Oregon
    • 1964 - 1969
      Partner, Robert Scott & Company
      San Diego, California, United States
    • 1969 - 1971
      regional vice president, R.M. Evans & Company
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1971 - 1973
      senior, vice president Shareholders Securities Company
      Los Angeles, California, United States
    • 1978 - 1980
      associate, professor finance California Polytechnic Institute
      Pomona, California, United States
    • 1980
      professor, finance San Francisco State University