OIC Biographies


Julie Bauer
Chief External Relations Officer, OCC

Denise Knabjian
Managing Director, Investor Education

Paul Finnegan
Executive Director, Investor Education

Leisha Nicol
Director, Investor Education Marketing

OIC Roundtable

John Black
Senior Director, Nasdaq, Inc.

Jeff Chiappetta
Vice President, Charles Schwab Trading and Education

Geralyn Endo
Head of Client Engagement, Americas, Cboe Global Markets, Inc.

Thomas Kennelly
Lead Trade Support and QA Specialist, MIAX Exchange Group

Christopher Larkin
Managing Director, Head of Brokerage Product, E*TRADE Securities LLC

Frank A. Magnani
Global Prime Brokerage and Institutional Sales, Interactive Brokers LLC

Aaron Rowe
Director of Electronic Option Sales, Bank of America Merrill Lynch​

Gary Semeraro
Executive Director, Options Strategist – Equity Advisory Group UBS​

Patty Schuler
Vice President, Business Development, BOX Exchange LLC

Christopher Twomey
Director, NYSE​ Options, New York Stock Exchange

OIC Instructors

Ed Modla
Principal, Investor Education

Mark Benzaquen
Principal, Investor Education

Ken Keating
Associate Principal, Investor Education



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