Michael Cornfeld is President and Chief Investment Officer of Heritage Investors Management Corporation, an investment firm which manages stock and bond portfolios for individuals and retirement plans. He has been the Treasurer and served on the Executive Committee of the Investment Adviser Association, the industry's leading trade association. Mr. Cornfeld has also been involved in the community. Locally, he has served on the Board of Directors and the Investment Committees of the Jewish Social Service Agency, Washington Hebrew Congregation, and the Garden of Remembrance Cemetery. Mr. Cornfeld has also been active at Cornell University, where he has been a longtime member of the Cornell Council and a Class Officer. At Columbia University, he has served on the Boards of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the Columbia Alumni Association. Mr. Cornfeld received a BA from Cornell University and an MA from Columbia University.