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consultant , finance educator

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

  • Other Work

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

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.

Interests

  • Other 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