Mr. Trainor is a Vice President and Head of Acquisitions at Homestead Capital and is a member of the firm’s Investment Committee. Prior to joining Homestead Capital, he served as Executive Vice President and Head of Portfolio Management for the Westchester Group (“Westchester”), a TIAA-CREF majority-owned subsidiary. In this role, he was responsible for overall portfolio construction, management and reporting for all client accounts and funds, while also participating on Westchester’s Global Investment Committee. Prior to taking over the portfolio management function he served as Westchester’s Director of Acquisitions for the US Row Crop business and lead of the Midwest region.