Kennedy C. O’Herron

Ken O’Herron, founder and owner of O’Herron & Company, has more than 25 years of experience in investments and money management. For nearly two decades, he has operated O’Herron & Company, an independently owned and managed investment counseling firm for a select clientele.

Before founding O’Herron & Company, he was a principal, portfolio manager and investment strategist at First North Carolina Corporation in Raleigh, NC, and an economic analyst at Merrill Lynch Government Securities in New York.

A resident of Raleigh, North Carolina, he currently serves as Treasurer, Chair of the Financial Development Committee and as a member of the Executive Committee of the Capital Area YMCA. He serves on the boards of a number of other organizations including Eckerd Community Alternatives, Hilltop Home, the North Carolina Museum of Art, Wake County United Way, Ravenscroft School, and 3TEX Corporation and Outsourcing, Inc

He received his undergraduate degree and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.